Last year I embarked on the Wine and Spirit Education Trust (WSET) Diploma, generously supported in my studies by my employer, Majestic Wine.  Only ten employees are able to join the ranks of Diploma students every year, so to determine who makes the grade, we sit an entrance exam.  The question I had answered was … More Diploma


At some point in my life, I started liking savory more than I liked sweet.  A taste for custard creams and jammy dodgers was gradually superseded by humous, nuts and olives.  My inner child still goes doolally for a packet of Haribo Starmix (or Gummi Bears, when I can find them), but I would much … More Treat