It’s September – time to go back to (wine) school | Fiona Beckett on drink

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Use ‘back to school’ as an excuse to swot up on wine varieties you haven’t tried yet

Although January is the touted time for new year’s resolutions, I regard September as a more realistic moment to set yourself new goals – or, in back-to-school mode, simply to acquire a bit more knowledge about a subject that interests you.

In wine terms, that might mean exploring a grape variety or region, a style of wine with which you might be unfamiliar, or a deeper dive into a region you know but want to understand better. Or maybe just a time for overcoming prejudices. Given the ongoing resistance to chardonnay, especially Australian chardonnay, The Bird in Hand Chardonnay in today’s picks may – and hopefully will – change your mind.

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