2016 April 3rd The Art of Blind-Tasting Fortified Wines with Edward Ragg

Activities Date Time Course 1 April 3rd Sunday 14:00-17:00(13:30-14:00 registration)   Have you ever wondered how to taste the difference between a Tawny Port and an oxidatively aged Banyuls or Maury? How to distinguish between an Oloroso Sherry (dry or Cream) and a Madeira (dry or sweet)? Join Master of Wine student Edward Ragg for this fascinating comparative tasting of a range of classic and some surprising fortified wines. Specially aimed at WSET Level 4 Diploma students and those thinking of taking Diploma, Edward will lead you through the special challenges of blind-tasting Fortified wines using the WSET Diploma Systematic Approach to Tasting and some extra tips and tricks learnt from Masters of Wine! This in-depth tasting session will cover 6-8 truly remarkable Fortified wines.   Venue: 龙凤美酒顾问 北京市朝阳区建国路93号院万达广场2号楼202室100022 202 – Building 2 WANDA Plaza, 93 Jianguo Road Chaoyang District, Beijing 100022, China Price per person: 600RMB Class language: this class will be predominantly in English Class size: 15 people only. **Places are only confirmed once registration and payment have been made** Contact: info@dpwc.co for registration. Please state your name, email address and mobile number. Or you can add our WEIXIN account: dpclass, our class assistant will give you the Weshop link to register and...

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2015 November 14th Shanghai Blind Tasting and Wine Judging Workshop with Fongyee Walker

  Activities Date Time Course 1 November 14th Saturday 14:00-17:00(Registration from 2:00pm)   Welcome to an advanced level blind-tasting workshop! Fongyee Walker, one of China’s most experienced judges and tasters – who has passed the Master of Wine Tasting Exam herself – will help students blind-taste 6-8 exciting wines from around the world.   Using the WSET Level 4 Diploma Systematic Approach to Tasting, Fongyee will explain the essence of each wine as well as evaluating each sample using a points system. This class will also include a section on judging wine faults. Ideal for anyone who wants to be a wine judge or is preparing to take the WSET Level 4 Diploma or just loves to blind-taste!   This class will be conducted in English.   Price: 500RMB Class limited to 12 people only. Time: 14 November 2:00-5:00pm (Registration from 2:00pm) 2:00-2:30pm Registration 2:30-5:00pm Class     Venue: 2002 – Building 5 Yaofeng Apartments, 888 Channing Road (main entrance is on Huichuan Road right behind the Cloud9 shopping mall – opposite Zhongshan Park subway station). 上海市长宁区长宁路888弄兆丰家园5号2002室 (正门在龙之梦购物中心后面的汇川路) 地铁2/3/4 号线 中山公园站     RSVP: Email: max@dpwc.co Weshop: dpclass Phone: 13611153494 (please consult Max for payment options). **Places are only confirmed once registration and payment have been...

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2015 September 26th “Explore sweet wines” Class

Activities Date Time Course 1 September 26th Saturday 16:00-18:00(15:30-16:00 registration) Come and discover the many delights of sweet wines and enjoy a pairing with traditional Chinese moon cakes! We will be tasting six different types of sweet wine and discussing not only their flavours, but their production and their styles. Meanwhile, we will also be tasting some moon cakes to see how they pair with these wines. Come and join us for this fun, mid-autumn wine-tasting class. Suitable for those who have passed WSET Level 2 or have the equivalent knowledge. This class will be in English and Chinese!And the teachers will be Edward Ragg and Liu Chang. Limited to 15 people. Price: 380 RMB. Venue: Room 202, Building 2 Wanda Plaza, 93 Jianguo Road, Chaoyang District, Beijing Contact: info@dpwc.co for registration. Please state your name, email address and mobile number. Or you can add our WEIXIN account: dpclass, our class assistant will give you the Weshop link to register and...

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2015 September 13th Shanghai Natasha Hughes MW Masterclass

  Activities Date Time Course 1 September 13th Sunday 16:00-18:30(16:00-16:30 registration)   Want to learn from an award-winning MW all the tips and tricks of tasting?   Natasha Hughes MW (www.natashahughes.com) , winner of the Outstanding Achievement Award at last year’s Master of Wine graduation ceremony, will be leading a one-off tasting course in Shanghai on Sunday 13 September.   In ‘How to taste like an MW’, she will show you how to use your tasting notes for 6 wines to discover the origin of a wine, work out how it was made and evaluate its quality.    Seats are VERY limited so sign up now for this in-depth fascinating introduction to MW tasting techniques.   This class will be COMPLETELY in ENGLISH   Price: 500RMB Class limited to 12 people only. First come first served. Venue: 2002 – Building 5 Yaofeng Apartments, 888 Channing Road (main entrance is on Huichuan Road right behind the Cloud9 shopping mall – opposite Zhongshan Park subway station). 上海市长宁区长宁路888弄兆丰家园5号2002室 (正门在龙之梦购物中心后面的汇川路) 地铁2/3/4 号线 中山公园站     RSVP: Email: max@dpwc.co  Weshop: dpclass Phone: 13611153494 (please consult Max for payment options). **Places are only confirmed once registration and payment have been...

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2015 July 25th Shanghai Blind Tasting and Wine Judging Workshop

  Activities Date Time Course 1 July 25th Saturday 11:00-13:30   Welcome to an advanced level blind-tasting workshop! Fongyee Walker, one of China’s most experienced judges and tasters – who has passed the Master of Wine Tasting Exam herself – will help students blind-taste 6-8 exciting wines from around the world.   Using the WSET Level 4 Diploma Systematic Approach to Tasting, Fongyee will explain the essence of each wine as well as evaluating each sample using a points system. This class will also include a section on judging wine faults. Ideal for anyone who wants to be a wine judge or is preparing to take the WSET Level 4 Diploma or just loves to blind-taste!   This class will be conducted mainly in English.   Teacher: Fongyee Walker Title:  Blind Tasting and Wine Judging Workshop Language of instruction: English Date and Time: July 35 (Saturday) 11:00-13:30 Registration: 11:00-11:30 Price: 450RMB Class limited to 13 people only. First come first served. Venue: 2002 –building 5 Yaofeng Apartments, 888 Channing Road (main entrance is on Huichuan Road right behind the Cloud9 shopping mall – opposite Zhongshan Park subway station). 上海市长宁区长宁路888弄兆丰家园5号2002室(正门在龙之梦购物中心后面的汇川路) 地铁2/3/4 号线 中山公园站 Contact: info@dpwc.co for registration. Please state your name, email address and mobile number. Or you can add our WEIXIN account: dpclass, our class assistant will give you the Weshop link to register and...

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