Invitation to Apply to the Inaugural Cava Academy

Dear Cava Enthusiast,

DO CAVA is proud to formally invite you to apply to the inaugural US Cava Academy certification program.

This in-depth 3-day program, developed by the D.O. Cava and taught by Masters of Wine and Master Sommeliers, is geared towards wine industry members who want to study Cava at a high level. Participants in this course will acquire an in-depth knowledge and understanding of regulations, wineries and quality of wines and upon successful completion of the course, candidates will be awarded the official Cava Sommelier accreditation by the Consejo Regulador and get the chance to go on a fully funded trip to the Cava region (awarded to the top scoring candidates). More information can be found on the program’s website: https://www.docava.us/cava-academy

The course and final exam will be held at Corkbuzz Union Square in New York City on:
Monday Feb 10th: 9:30AM – 2 PM
Monday Feb 17th: 9:30AM – 2 PM
Monday Feb 24th: 9:30AM – 2 PM

In order to be accepted into this exclusive program, candidates must submit a CV and a short essay of no more than 300 words on why they want to participate via the online application form by January 1st 2020. A limited number of participants will be selected by January 17th 2020. The application can be found here

Thank you for your interest in becoming one of our future Academy students.


We look forward to receiving your application soon,
DO Cava