Are you looking for more background information about Madeira wines ? Here you will find tips for presentations, masterclasses and courses on wine and Madeira. As well as recommended books and articles.
Instituto do Vinho, do Bordado e do Artesanato da Madeira.
This is the organization that sets the rules for all wine producers. It also controls the whole process of wine making such as the duration of the “estufagem” (rapid heating of the wine), the amount of grapes that are purchased and the amount of wine that is produced.
In the laboratory, Madeira’s are analyzed on composition and taste.
IVBAM also organizes the joint promotion of Madeira.
Here you can order brochures for your Madeira presentation.
A Madeira presentation
Wijnstudio is a wine school, specializing in Madeira and fortified wines.
Would you like to hold a Madeira tasting, combined with a informative presentation?
Look at the website: www.wijnstudio.nl
or send an email: firstname.lastname@example.org
International WSET wine courses
The wine courses from the Wine and Spirits Education Trust (WSET) are given throughout the Netherlands.
An overview of the locations can be found at: www.wijncursus.nl
Online wine course with the international WSET Diploma
Would you like to learn about wine, but time lacks to attempt the course sessions?
Then online learning is the solution!
The Wine Studio provides English spoken online winecourses from WSET.
Each month a new course starts. You will receive a textbook and login code and take part in an international classroom. The assignment will be shared with your classroom-mates and assessed by a private tutor.
For more information: wijnstudio.nl/cursus/wset-level-2-online-wijncursus
PUBLICATIONS OF MADEIRA WINE
The wines of Madeira
Author : Trevor Elliot
Clear written book in a handy format, with photos .
Order online: www.winesofmadeira.com
Madeira – the island vineyard
Author: Noël Cossart
In-depth information about Madeira wine, particularly on the history of the wine.
Order: ISBN 978-0-578-06647-9
Author : Rudolf Pierik
Essay by a professor in Agriculture.
Overview of Madeira and its wines.
Order: Wine Bookstore in Amsterdam, or Stockum in The Hague.
The Mid-Atlantic Wine
Author: Alex Liddel
In-depth information on Madeira wine, very well structured
Madeira – the islands and their wines
“the definitive guide to Madeira”
Author: Richard Mayson
Information about producers and old wines.
Advice on how to buy, store and taste madeira wines.
Order at: email@example.com