One Foot In The Grapes

Writer, Events & Wine Education

Welcome to One Foot In The Grapes!

One Foot in the Grapes was founded by journalist and drinks’ writer Jane Clare. 

Jane loves wine and wants to share that love with you too! You can read her recommendations featured in the regional press here  

One Foot in the Grapes is an Approved Programme Provider for the WSET, helping you to gain a qualification in wine … and coming in 2022: spirits courses 

Here are the available WSET courses.

WSET study with One Foot in The Grapes

If you’re here to find out how to gain a qualification in wine, then welcome.

The Wine & Spirit Education Trust (WSET) is the global leader in wine education. 

One Foot in the Grapes offers  Level 1 and Level 2 WSET wine courses.


WSET Level 1 Award in Wines

This is a beginner level introduction to wine. If you’re an enthusiast or you want a career in wine or the hospitality industry, then this award is a great start.

You don’t need to know anything about wine to start your wine journey with the WSET Level 1 Award in Wines. This course delivers the perfect introduction.

See the latest list of wine course dates here or for more details and booking options click on this link

WSET Level 2 Award in Wines

You don’t need the Level 1 qualification to study the Level 2 Award in Wines. 

In the Level 2 course you’ll explore the factors which make a difference to the style and quality of wines, and you’ll learn how to describe them.

The WSET Level 2 Award in Wines will develop both your tasting skills and theory.

Find out more about the Level 2 course here.

Wine events with One Foot in The Grapes

We’ll help you discover wines in an informal way with the people you care about.

We’re also available to co-ordinate and host lifestyle wine events on behalf of wine regions and organisations.

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