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Tasting a Pedro Ximénez 30+ Year Old Wine

John compares a non-aged Pedro Ximénez wine with one made from a blend of wines at least 30 years old

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Christmas Wine Suggestions

Christmas gatherings can be a bit of a nightmare to cater and select wines for, especially with lots of guests. The more people there are, inevitably the wider diversity of personal tastes and preferences. It’s first of all important to remember that you will never please everyone! However, here I’ll lay out some suggested Christmas […]

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Do You Want to Work in the Drinks Industry?

​Do You Want to Work in the Drinks Industry?Do You Want to Work in the Drinks Industry?​Our Curated Collection of the Most Useful WSET Blog Posts​There are many opportunities to work in such a diverse field as the drinks industry. It is important that you gain the right qualifications to help you succeed.Overview. Jobs in […]

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Certified Wine Trainer Course, Jerez 2017

​John Gains Sherry QualificationJohn attended this course for wine educators in Jerez, October 2017. The course consisted of an intensive 3 day series of lectures, tastings and visits to vineyards, wineries and Bodegas. After a testing exam, including a tricky blind tasting element, he was awarded the coveted Sherry Educator Award by The President of […]

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John Hosts Champagne Bureau Masterclass

​John recently hosted this Masterclass for The Champa​gne Bureau. It was held at Manchester Metropolitan University for the Hospitality Business Management students. He strongly endorses the value of WSET courses and qualifications. John @northwineschool recently hosted a Masterclass for The #Champa​gne Bureau. Click to Tweet

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Wine Accessories

Elite Wine Refrigeration The UK’s only specialist online wine cooler and cabinet retailer. Boasts a wide selection of manufacturers and designs, both built in and freestanding. Free UK mainland delivery.Coravin Coravin allows you to pour your favorite wine by the glass, without pulling the cork. Preserve your wine using its unique, patented blanketing system that uses a […]

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