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taster

1. a person employed, esp formerly, to taste food and drink prepared for a king, etc., to test for poison
2. a sample or preview of a product, experience, etc., intended to stimulate interest in the product, experience, etc., itself
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We really are recruiting a chief chocolate taster who will be given a steady supply to taste, lick and suck on their couch at home"
On the hedge-laying taster sessions, attendees were taught how to correctly use and maintain hedge laying tools, clear and prepare the hedge, cut and lay the pleachers, (the stems which will be laid almost horizontal) and how to fix the stakes and bindings.
At the taster event, pupils and their parents will be able to take a tour of facilities that students would be using at WMG, including the Virtual Reality Design Suite.
To find out more about the club or the taster sessions, contact Mike Fallaize on 07957420958 or mike.
The taster session took place at Rawthorpe Amateur Boxing Club where Kirklees College's Sports Academy works with boxing coach Mark Reynolds to run academy's boxing section.
The free taster sessions will be running until there are interested people.
For full details of classes and how to book a place at the taster session, contact Sonia Webb on Soniawebb@hotmail.
He said: "For someone who spends all day in an office, the taster day was a real eye-opener.
When choosing one of the three spa taster treatments, guests receive a 25 per cent discount off any 60 minute or more treatment.
Police Constable Steve Gorwill from Creigiau, who took part in the initial taster session, said, "Learning Welsh is something I have always wanted to do and the fact that we are able to come to lessons in our place of work has given me the push I needed to get started.
The two half day taster courses - on May 24 and 25, June 12 and 13 and July 2 and 3 - are to be run at ACT-UK's sister centre in the Netherlands, the inspiration for the British model.
Baskin-Robbins other promotion is the "Search for the 2005 'Master Taster'" Contest, a competition for the title of the Baskin-Robbins 2005 "Master Taster.