Corton visit 2013

When last years MA Food and Wine Culture cohort visited Dijon it was 20°c and they enjoyed picnics in Beaujolais and walking through the vineyards.  This year it was a bit different.  Most days the temperatures were in minus figures and snow was not uncommon.  So after a day spent in a very warm classroom we reluctantly headed…

Australian Wine Tasting – Matthew Jukes at Great Western Wine

Last year I completed 5 units of the WSET diploma – everything but unit 3 – the dreaded and very large still wine unit.  I have decided due to various commitments to do unit 3 via distance learning.  Having already completed various courses with the Open University I have no qualms about learning in this…