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Taking the Level 1 Sommelier Exam

“Tell us your name.”


We were made to stand up in groups of 5 and go through the tasting grid for a wine we were blind tasting.  1,202 more words


Wine Wednesday | Amanda Fraga on Her Slow Fires Dinner Pairing & StarChefs Somm Slam

Study habits

Miami represent!

Fraga got right to the point. “To be honest, this has been one of the most difficult pairings I’ve had to do here.   810 more words

Behind The Scenes

How To Increase Your Wine Sales

The upselling  is an important part of any bar or restaurant’s marketing and sales strategy. In the strictest sense, an “upsell” means convincing guests to have a higher-priced version of something they were already ordering. 469 more words


Hur du får mest värde ur vinlistan

Du får vad du betalar för.

Michale Sager är en bekant till mig som driver två väldigt bra vinbarer i London: Sager + Wilde. Efter att ha varit med i en video där han beskriver hur du väljer vin på krogen (

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Daniella Lundh Egenäs

Bliss be upon you!

Photo by Torsten Dettlaff by CC0 License

This is going to be a serious post. I want to talk about something very personal and intimate but not a STD or political views. 385 more words

Bubbles & Whites

Last week I shared with you that it is time to change the wine list for the fall and winter seasons and it is my responsibility to see it through.   715 more words