Sally Easton MW
Professional wine experts with years of experience
Sally Easton MW is a freelance educator, journalist, author, and consultant. She is a certified educator and lecturer for the Wine and Spirit Education Trust (WSET), for whom she has worked closely for 20 years, in both physical and online classrooms, as well as writing various study materials during much of that time.
Most recently she has written the book ‘Vines and Vinification’, commissioned and published (December 2017) by the WSET, which accompanies the Diploma coursework on the production of wine. It is her first book. In July 2018 this book was awarded the OIV (International Organisation for Vine and Wine) award for 2018 in the ‘Viticulture and Oenology’ category. The book is also shortlisted for the Gourmand Awards 2019 (Best in the World, results due in July 2019).
Many, many years ago Sally was awarded the Vintner’s Cup, which is presented annually to the graduate achieving the highest aggregate mark in the WSET Level 4 Diploma in Wines and Spirits.
Other aspects of Sally’s business encompass writing for trade and consumer press in various countries, wine industry consultancy and delivering consumer tastings.