Stuart Skea Sommelier at 21212 Restaurant, Edinburg, Scotland  “I recently had a wonderful pairing of Scottish Venison with Cabernet Franc ~ a 2006 Bourgeil from Jacky Blot, chocolaty and Gamey delicious!” Sommelier Stuart Skea ... read more >
The Sommelier’s Palate - Helena Andersson, Sommelier at Upper House Dining, Gothenburg, Sweden "Beetroot baked in salt, bone marrow, ox and beetroot jus together with “A tribute to Grace”, Grenache, from Santa Barbara Highlands, USA. The perfect combination." Sommelier Helena Andersson ... read more >
nicolas (2) "Raspberry soufflé with a NV Bugey-Cerdon from Renardat-Fache.  The pairing of both texture and aromas was incredible." Master Sommelier Nicolas Clerc (pronounced suh-mal-'yAy) ... read more >
Jesus M. Evangelista III, CS, Sommelier at Vino at Trios wine bar, Alhambra, California (pronounced suh-mal-'yAy) In Medieval Provençal times they were saumaliers, animal pack drivers who evolved during Middle French kingdom to become court officials charged with transportation of supplies. So what does a modern day Sommelier actually do? Well, Wikipedia outlines as such, “A sommelier or wine steward is a trained and knowledgeable wine professional, normally working in fine restaurants who specializes ... read more >
Sommelier Jessica Marinzeck, a Brazilian living in Malta “2011 Domaine des Roches Neuves – Saumur Champigny – Loire, France. It completely blew my mind. Layers of flavour, well-structured and a fair price.” ... read more >
Sommelier Enrique Ávila Hernández from Barcelona, Spain "Monvinic in Barcelona ​​is a wine bar that leaves you impressed by their extensive wine, cuisine and high quality service together with their very professional staff. Highly recommended." Sommelier Enrique Ávila Hernández ... read more >
Sommelier Philippe Perreault from Montreal, Canada (pronounced suh-mal-'yAy) In Medieval Provençal times they were saumaliers, animal pack drivers who evolved during Middle French kingdom to become court officials charged with transportation of supplies. So what does a modern day Sommelier actually do? Well, Wikipedia outlines as such, “A sommelier or wine steward is a trained and knowledgeable wine professional, normally working in fine restaurants who specializes ... read more >
Carles Aymerich "Equipo Navazos #44 La bota de Vino Blanco “Florpower” MMX (Unfortified, 32 months under veil of flor and 8 months in sherry casks) with a sea anemone salad—razor clams, sea cucumber and seaweed. The salinity and the iodine character, either from the wine and the salad complement each other, and the length of both go very long together." Carles Aymerich, ... read more >
Ulises Barrios, Sommelier Director at Wine Machine, Puebla México (pronounced suh-mal-'yAy) In Medieval Provençal times they were saumaliers, animal pack drivers who evolved during Middle French kingdom to become court officials charged with transportation of supplies. So what does a modern day Sommelier actually do? Well, Wikipedia outlines as such, “A sommelier or wine steward is a trained and knowledgeable wine professional, normally working in fine restaurants who specializes ... read more >
Giancarlo "Surely Don Alfonso of St. Agata sui Due Golfi (** Michelin) remains one of the best restaurants in the world" Giancarlo Marena, Sommelier at Quattro Passi on the Amalfi Coast, Italy ... read more >