LOIRE MASTER-LEVEL PROGRAM | NEW! Launches September 23rd, 2019
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Italian Wine Scholar™|ONLINE 15-week Instructor-Led Format Unit 2 startsJune 27th Still time to register and catch up!
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BLOG| The wines of Irpinia - Contemporary Excellence from an Ancient Territory By Tom HYLAND
I returned to Campania recently… I did meet a few producers I hadn’t visited before, with one of them – Petilia – being a great new discovery for me. More on that below, but overall what impressed me most was the consistency of the wines, white and red. Campania is one of the few – perhaps the only Italian wine region – where white and red wines are thought of on equal terms of extremely high quality...
UPCOMING MEMBER WEBINAR| Barbaresco Who's Who with Tom HYLAND, July 10
Barbaresco is one of Italy's iconic reds, yet in Piemonte, while it tends to be treated with great respect, it rarely receives the attention it deserves, due to the fame of Barolo. In this webinar, we will explore this wine in detail, looking at the three communes that comprise the…
PODCAST| Pascaline LEPELTIER MS, MOF On the Loire, MOF, Pét-nats & more
Master Sommelier Pascaline Lepeltier is the first and only woman awarded both the Meilleur Ouvrier de France in the sommelier category, and the Best Sommelier in France. In this episode she talks about the honor of winning MOF competition, Pét-Nats, wine making, blind tasting, the Loire, and much more. She also gives us a preview of the new Loire Master-Level course launching soon...