Six of the UK’s leading Masters of Wines and Master Sommeliers will go head-to-head in a food and Australian wine matching contest at this month’s Australia Day Tasting in London.
The Wine and Spirit Education Trust has joined forces with the Court of Master Sommeliers to launch a professional development map to help budding sommeliers get into the profession.
Three UK candidates have been awarded the title of Master Sommelier, the highest accolade in their profession.
Master Sommelier Larry Stone is to open his own winery in Oregon’s Willamette Valley and will bottle his first wines this year under the label “Lingua Franca”.
Three new Master Sommeliers have been named out of 24 international candidates who sat the exam in London last week.
Master sommelier Richard Betts has released a “scratch and sniff” wine book that aims to make wine easier to understand for novices.
A documentary narrated by Hollywood actor Russell Crowe about China’s obsession with Bordeaux will premiere at the Berlin International Film Festival this week.
Krug has appointed master sommelier and winner of “Best Young Sommelier in the World” as its first brand ambassador in the US.
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