I present masterclasses both 'live' globally, subject to travel restrictions, and by webinar. These can be part of an event, exhibition or conference, or standalone. My record to date is 21 masterclasses in 6 days in Beijing!

Topics of expertise include:

  • Bordeaux - I am an accredited International Bordeaux Wine Educator
  • Sherry - I am also an accredited Sherry Educator
  • Prosecco - particularly Conegliano Valdobbiadene
  • Wine production - viticulture and winemaking
  • Wine technology
  • Faults, flaws and taints - the subject of my latest book


'You’ve inspired a large audience to understand more.'

Liz Sagues, Wine Writer

'Thank you so much for your brilliant talk at Leeds university on Tuesday night, I thoroughly enjoyed it and found it very interesting'

Coralie Strong, Leeds University Wine Society

'I thought your piece for the IWFS Magazine was really excellent'

Oz Clarke

'It was great pleasure to listen to your exceptional presentation yesterday evening. The members were given a great opportunity hear of and to enjoy the wide variety of wines. The detailed information about the wines and the background to the region were very interesting and very well…

Bruce Hammersley, Freeland Wine Club

My wife and I really enjoyed your presentation here in Cardiff last night. We learned a lot from your insider knowledge of Australian wines.

Vaughan Petersen