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Do you speak wine?

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Do you speak wine?

• Teaching media:
Learning-brochure, impulse- and instructional film, brochure on wine
and its cultural aspects, e-mails, podcasts, interactive homepage

• Didactic principle:
Modular learning-units, integrating language-learning into everyday-life,
adapting media and learning-phases to the target group (e.g. time of the year)

• LSP-context:
Winegrowers learn the words and structures they need for their work and their
marketing, and for communicating with customers and other winegrowers.

• Areas covered:
Vineyard, wine-growing region; Wine production, work in the cave;
Wine-tasting, marketing; Enjoying wine, wine culture, history, wine and food

• Specific situations and types of texts:
Winetasting, sale and marketing, wine presentation, wine fair, description of
wines, wine label, description of the area, presentation of the own vineyard

• Terminology data base:
Collection of wine terms (winegrowing, winemaking, wine tasting….)

• Winegrowing regions:
South Tirol (Laimburg), Lower Austria (Krems), Tuscany (Siena), Burgundy
(Dijon, Beaune), Castile and León (Valladolid, Toro)



Lifelong Learning Programme

This project has been funded with support from the European Commission. This publication [communication] reflects the views only of the author, and the Commission cannot be held responsible for any use which may be made of the information contained therein.