ST Wine Masterclass: Learn the art of wine appreciation

Chan Wai Xin (above).
Chan Wai Xin (above).PHOTO: DIOS VINCOY JR FOR THE SUNDAY TIMES

ST Wine is holding its inaugural masterclass on wine appreciation on Saturday.

Certified wine educator Chan Wai Xin, 33, will be speaking on the basics of what goes into a good bottle of wine, how to taste wine and select wines that suit your palate.

Get acquainted with the characteristics of Pinot Noir, Merlot, Bordeaux and Barolo.

Knowing how to appreciate wine is a useful skill for aspiring top executives and you can find out how to wine and dine your way to success at this masterclass.

Is age a mark of quality in wine? How can one tell if a wine has ageing potential? Mr Chan will clear up common misconceptions about wine and get you started on how to better enjoy fine wine on its own or paired with food.

 
  • BOOK IT / ST WINE MASTERCLASS


    WHERE: Lavender Room, Orchard Hotel, 442 Orchard Road

    WHEN: Saturday, 2.30 to 4pm

    INFO: $199 a person. Each participant gets to take home two bottles of wine worth $128 from ST Wine's Gold collection and a $20 ST Wine voucher

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Sunday Times on July 16, 2017, with the headline 'ST Wine Masterclass: Learn the art of wine appreciation'. Print Edition | Subscribe