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Viticulture by Stephen Skelton MW

Viticulture – An introduction to commercial grape growing for wine production

Viticulture – An introduction to commercial grape growing for wine production By: Stephen Skelton MW Self-published This is very detailed book on viticulture, written by Master of Wine Stephen Skelton, who lectures on viticulture to Diploma students at WSET. The book is recommended for these students as well as for Master of Wine candidates. It […]

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Study wine in British Columbia

The University of British Columbia in western Canada runs a series of wine courses as part of their continuing studies program. In February they have a special interest course on the wines from Okanagan, in March there’s a course on food and wine pairing, and in April they have a more intensive course that is […]

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Take the WSET diploma in Paris

Why not come to Paris to take the WSET diploma (Wine & Spirits Education Trust), Intermediate level. It’s the Ecole du Vin who organises a three day intensive course on March 16-18. They promise more than 50 wines at the tastings. More info: (No, we’re not one of the lecturers on the program, but […]

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Wine search engine: Able Grape

Sometimes it is difficult to find what you are looking for among the millions of search results you might get on Google. Able Grape is a new search engine that exclusively gives you results related to wine. We have not yet had the possibility to test it extensively to see if it makes a difference, […]

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WSET moves to new premises

The Wine & Spirits Education Trust (WSET) has just moved to new premises (39-45 Bermondsey Street, just across the river from the Tower of London). The WSET is maybe the world’s biggest (and certainly one of the most respected) educational organisations in wine and spirits. During the academic year 2004/5 they had some 15000 “candidates” […]

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