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Certified Cider Professional (CCP) Class

  • Devoto Gardens & Orchards 655 Gold Ridge Road Sebastopol, CA, 95472 United States (map)

We're excited to offer a Certified Cider Professional exam-prep course at Devoto Gardens and Farms in Sebastopol as part of Sonoma County Cider Week. Sponsored by Golden State Cider and taught by local cider expert Darlene Hayes, it's the first time this course has been held in California. The 2.5-hour class will cover the five sections of the Level 1 exam: (1) Apples, the orchard & history (2) Cider making (3) Flavor & evaluation (4) Cider styles (5) Keeping & serving and (6) Food & cider and will prepare you to take the exam online at the U. S. Association of Cider Makers website. There will an optional cider tasting offered at the end of the class.