The Flying Dutchman and the Mad Englishman have known each other
for more than 15 years. During that time the Flying Dutchman has
learnt a lot about wine
recently earning a diploma from WSET (kind of a CFA for wine, and
level qualification for becoming a Master of Wine - for which the
financial industry equivalent must be having a multi-billion dollar
after you!). He now spends some of his spare time teaching wine to
and other wine experts for Berry Bros in Hong Kong.
During that same time, the Mad Englishman drank a lot of beer
a bit of a belly in the process. In 2012, they started sending each
other emails in the hope that a little knowledge would help convert
the Englishman from beer to Bordeaux in the hope that his belly
will disappear. At the end of 2012, they published this collection
of emails here:
In 2013, they started again...