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Expert Guide: South Africa
We're excited to share our latest expert guide, which focuses on South Africa. Developed by
, it offers an in-depth perspective on the history, climate, geography, grapes, and regions of the country.
Read the guide here
14 Feb 2020
MW Essay: Ambient Yeasts
Our latest MW Perspectives essay is by Master of Wine
, GuildSomm's new director of education. Read her essay
, and join us in welcoming Ashley! For more on this subject, make sure you read our new
Winemaking Expert Gu...
31 Jan 2020
Podcast: Blind Tasting & Poetry
An interview with recent Master of Wine
Nick Jackson MW
about his personal approach to blind tasting and his MW Research Paper on wine in 17th-century British poetry.
Nick's new book,
, is available on Amazon.
22 Jan 2020
Aging Wine: Facts & Feelings
I’ve been told my palate favors decay. That might sound like an insult (and it may very well have been intended as one), but I find it a reasonable assessment. After all, my favorite foods include stinky cheese, dry-aged beef, and mushrooms&mda...
16 Jan 2020
MW Essay: The Role of pH
Our latest MW Perspectives essay, written by Gus Zhu, tackles the role of pH in winemaking. Find it
. Looking to go deeper? Make sure you don't miss our recently published
Expert Guide to Winemaking
9 Jan 2020
Video: Blind Tasting 20 Questions (Part 2/2)
In this video, we try to determine a wine blind through the classic game of 20 questions. This is the second in a two-video series. Find it
here on our site
or on our
channel—and be sure to subscribe there!
6 Jan 2020
Blind Tasting: 20 Questions (2/2)
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Video Short: Pruning
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If You Read Anything This Week: Wine News 2/14/2020
Tasmanian & English Sparkling Wine Producers
Vinitaly International Academy returns to the USA ...but which city? We need your feedback!
Anyone have an opinion on pursuing the WSET 3 Award for Spirits or the SWE Certified Specialist of Spirits?
The Perfect Wine Cradle- First Ever Three Format Wine Cradle
How to list an old world wine vs a new world wine on a wine list?
Ruling on Tariffs
MW Topic of the Week: Bulk Wine (Again)
MS Topics of the Week 2/6/2020
Tasting Group in Miami
Tasting Grading on Certified Exam
Northern/Central NJ Tasting Group
Online Theory Group
Tasting Group NYC