Tag Archives: Nicolas Joly

• How to Blind Taste Wine Like a Sommelier

How to Blind Taste Wine Like a Sommelier

Professionals obscure bottle labels to assess the contents without prejudice. Amateurs do it to challenge and/or humiliate wine-drinking friends. How to ace the next round. Are you smarter than a sommelier? Blind tasting refers to tasting wines without knowing their identities. Lettie Teague explains what to know about blind tasting wine on Lunch Break with […]

• Kofi Annan to give keynote address to Climate Change & Wine Congress

Kofi Annan to give keynote address to Climate Change & Wine Congress

Former UN Secretary-General Kofi Annan is to deliver the keynote address at the third Climate Change and Wine Congress, to be held in Spain next April. The Nobel Peace Prize laureate is due to close the first day of the two-day conference with a 90-minute speech on ‘Sustainability, climate change and the corporate world’. More […]