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A Sommelier is There for You, Use Them

Often times a Sommelier or, “Wine Steward,” will spend countless hours formulating and preparing a wine list only to watch on as restaurant clients randomly choose a glass or bottle of wine.  576 more words



I have an obsessive personality.

When I was in university, it was not enough to get straight As. I had to be at the top of my class. 677 more words

Cata de vinos (Sergi Figueras).

Les presentamos en voz de el mejor sommelier de España 2012, Sergi Figueras, como se hace una cata vinos.

Escuela De Vinos

Cata de vinos: Fase Visual

La fase visual del vino comienza por las sensaciones que puede percibir la boca y están divididos en dulce, salado, amargo y ácido.

Dulce: Se encuentra en la punta de la lengua. 99 more words

Escuela De Vinos

Ballymaloe Day 4: “It’s a moment in a glass”

As I stared at the limp body in my lap, with my fingers plucking away at its torso, I realised that everyday some kind-of randomness happens here at Ballymaloe. 670 more words


Oddly Specific: What Writers Can Learn From Somms

It’s not every day that a Riesling is compared to a freshly popped can of tennis balls. After watching the first five minutes of the 2012 documentary… 365 more words


Attention Wine Lovers...39th Annual Virginia Wine Festival is THIS WEEKEND!

Love wine? Want to enjoy the beautiful weather this weekend? Travel to The Plains, VA for the 39th Annual Virginia Wine Festival where “Life is Grape.” More than 50 Virginia Wineries will be participating. 51 more words

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