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How about a wine tasting evening?

Whether you are into wine or not, it is always nice to learn something new. Wine is more than just a drink, it is an art, a wide spectrum of knowledge and science, becoming a sommelier is not an easy task. There are a few wine tasting programmes and courses available around, depending on what you are looking for and your aim, there is always one that suits you. Recently I had been invited to attend a wine tasting evening at Le Cordon Bleu in London. For those are into culinary, you are probably familiar with the Culinary Arts and Hospitality Management Institute. Courses and programmes from pastry, boulangerie, wine to culinary m...
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Cheers to the wine lovers…

There has been a growing scene of exclusive member’s clubs in London. Some are for creatives, some are for bankers, some are for a certain society. The latest one I’ve been to is 67 Pall Mall, and this is one of a kind member’s club. Born from a passion for fine wine, and a frustration at the unnecessary mark up prices bestowed on them by restaurants and bars, its mission is to make accessible fine wine to its members both physically and financially. The antithesis of a wine cellar where bottles are forever locked away to gather dust, it’s aim is to entice members to pull the cork and discover a new wine. Since London is such...
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