Sherry and Madeira sample pack and discussion (Diploma students only, UK delivery)

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Opportunity for Diploma students to purchase a pack of eight 50ml fortified wine samples with accompanying tasting notes to help with their D5 exam tasting practice.

Event details

Are you a Diploma student looking to get some extra revision in before your D5 examination in October? We've put together a pack of wine samples and organised an online discussion to help you prepare for your D5 fortified wines tasting exam.

The pack will consist of eight different Sherry and Madeira samples.

How will it work?

  • Order your samples by Tuesday 12 September. You will receive an email to confirm delivery dates and the Zoom link.
  • The wines will arrive with you from Wednesday 20 September onwards.
  • You should then taste the wine independently and write tastings notes to practice for your upcoming exam.
  • Want to discuss the wines and your notes afterwards? On Tuesday 10 October at 6:00pm, you have the option to join a virtual chat with Lauren Denyer DipWSET on Zoom. The session will be recorded so you can catch up later if you can't join the live event.

Example wines*

  • Manzanilla
  • Fino
  • Amontillado
  • Oloroso
  • Cream Sherry
  • Sercial Madeira
  • Bual Madeira
  • Rutherglen Muscat

*These may be subject to change depending on stock availability, but appropriate alternatives will be provided.

Booking terms and conditions

  • Payment in full must be made at the time of booking and places are not confirmed until payment has been received. Unfortunately we cannot take provisional bookings.
  • This event is open to WSET School London Diploma students only.
  • Sample delivery is to UK mainland addresses only.
  • The wine list and speaker/s may be subject to change.

Cancellations and transfers

  • Places must be booked by Tuesday 12 September 2023 in order to receive the wine samples in time for the event.
  • Cancellations can be made up to Tuesday 12 September 2023.
  • Cancellations made after Tuesday 12 September 2023 are non-refundable.
  • WSET School London reserves the right to cancel an event. If necessary, a full refund or transfer will be offered.

Your data

  • Please note that you will be contacted for your address details upon booking. Your address will be shared with Blind Faith for the purposes of order fulfilment and delivery. Your data will not be shared for marketing purposes.


Contact us

If you have any queries about this event, please contact our Diploma team via