Bordeaux, Bordeaux, Bordeaux. Even if you know nothing at all about wine, the chances are you’ll have heard of Bordeaux. What’s the big deal and why it is the world’s most famous wine region? Continue reading WINES OF BORDEAUX: AN INTREAUX TO BORDEAUX!
I love white wines from Alsace. In general, they are aromatic wines, which can be dry or sweet (or somewhere in between), and I like them best when they have high acidity and blossom aromas, with stone fruit characteristics. Climate Is Alsace in France or Germany? It is in fact in France, but you’d be forgiven if you asked this because it possesses a complete … Continue reading IN A NUTSHELL: WINES OF ALSACE
WSET stands for Wine & Spirit Education Trust and it’s the largest provider of wine, spirits and sake qualifications in the world – a WSET qualification is globally recognised as a mark of professional knowledge. It took me 32 years to find out about it, but once I did, there were about 12 hours in between hearing of its existence and booking a day release course for … Continue reading TO WSET AND BEYOND!