Variety in focus: Chenin Blanc (Diploma students only)

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Join Diploma educator Richard Lane DipWSET as he leads you through a tasting of seen and blind Chenin Blanc wines from around the world to support your Level 4 Diploma in Wines studies.

Event details


In this variety masterclass, Richard Lane DipWSET will deliver an in-class tutored tasting exploring Chenin Blanc from around the world.

Participants will taste six Chenin Blanc wines: four of which will be seen and two wines will be tasted blind. This event is intended to support the D3 Diploma studies and will focus on tasting exam reasoning and assessment for quality conclusions.

Please note: this event is open to WSET School London Diploma students only. Prefer to take part from the comfort of your own home with a virtual tasting? Click here to get your samples (UK only).

About the presenter, Richard Lane DipWSET

Richard Lane DipWSET

Richard completed the Level 4 Diploma in Wines in 2021. He took on the course after spending a year in South West France, where he discovered his passion for wine. A few months later he started teaching at WSET School London, becoming the first blind person to qualify as a WSET educator. His specialisms are South West France and the Languedoc. Read our Q&A with Richard.

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