Petaluma Gap Accreditation Program (PGAP)


What’s you’ll learn:

  • Specific elements that make the Petaluma Gap unique
  • How those conditions change the physiology of the grapes
  • How to taste the unique elements of the Petaluma Gap's growing conditions in the wine

Course format:

90 minute in-person course includes:

  • Official video produced from the Petaluma Gap Winegrowers narrated by award-winning wine writer Elaine Chukan Brown
  • Guided tasting of at least 4 representative wines from the Petaluma Gap and discussion of unique elements in wine created by the growing conditions
  • 15 multiple choice certification exam (25 minutes)

Fees and Materials:

  • $95 (inquire directly for discounted options for Petaluma Gap producers)
  • Course fee includes:
    • All course materials
    • Exam fee
    • In-person classroom instruction
    • At least 4 wines tasted
    • Petaluma Gap Winegrowers Official Certificate (for all who pass certification exam)