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Monday 24 October 2016 loc: GB

Master Sommelier

Southern Glazer’s appoints wine education superteam

American drinks giant Southern Glazer’s has announced the creation of the industry’s ‘first national wine team’ to educate and certify the company’s employees across the US.

Friday, October 14th, 2016 No Comments »

Uncorked: Dimitri Mesnard MS

Jackson Family Wines’ international brand ambassador, Dimitri Mesnard MS on inviting Napoleon for dinner and a much favoured bottle of Saint-Georges-Saint-Émilion 1976.

Thursday, April 21st, 2016 No Comments »

Master of Sake qualifications announced

The Sake Sommelier Association has launched two new Masters sake qualifications which it describes as “the most exhaustive, comprehensive and hands-on sake courses ever created”.

Tuesday, March 1st, 2016 No Comments »

Australia tasting to see MS vs MW showdown

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.

Thursday, January 7th, 2016 1 Comment »

WSET and CMS publish sommelier ‘career map’

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.

Thursday, September 17th, 2015 1 Comment »

UK gains three new Master Sommeliers

Three UK candidates have been awarded the title of Master Sommelier, the highest accolade in their profession.

Friday, August 14th, 2015 1 Comment »

Larry Stone to debut Oregon wine this year

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”.

Thursday, April 9th, 2015 No Comments »

Three new Master Sommeliers crowned

Three new Master Sommeliers have been named out of 24 international candidates who sat the exam in London last week.

Tuesday, November 5th, 2013 No Comments »

Scratch and sniff wine book released

Master sommelier Richard Betts has released a “scratch and sniff” wine book that aims to make wine easier to understand for novices.

Thursday, October 17th, 2013 2 Comments »

Russell Crowe narrates Red Obsession doc

A documentary narrated by Hollywood actor Russell Crowe about China’s obsession with Bordeaux will premiere at the Berlin International Film Festival this week.

Monday, February 11th, 2013 No Comments »

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