Monthly Archives: May 2011

WSET Diploma, Week 15, Sherry PART 1

I am a recent Sherry convert and geekily enjoyed writing up these notes about my Sherry WSET Diploma class soaking up the information like Albariza soil soaks up water – more on that later (excuse the terrible Sherry analogy). First … Continue reading

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WSET Diploma, Week 8, Wine Production: Sweet Wines

Okay after a few very geeky weeks and science not exactly being my strong suit I felt immediately back at home with a glass in hand tasting a selection of sweet wines in week 8 of my WSET Diploma. Sweet … Continue reading

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WSET Diploma, Week 7, Factors Affecting Quality and Style (2)

Week 7, was one of the final really technical sessions of the WSET Diploma Unit 2 Wine Production module. This week we put ourselves in the shoes of a winemaker and made decisions on the wine making techniques and technologies we would … Continue reading

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