Yilgarnia logo 2012_2 Yilgarnia Wines, a tiny and award-winning boutique winery in Denmark, Western Australia, will be our special host at Merchants Wine Cellar’s next Dinner with the Winemaker. Peter Buxton, owner of Yilgarnia Wines, will be hand-carrying a bounty of Great Southern Seafood – freshly caught Snapper, Prawns, Oysters and Calamari from South Western Australia for a 5-course feast paired with Yilgarnia’s ... read more >
Elisa Boserup, Sommelier at The Standard Verandah Restaurant in Copenhagen, Denmark   (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 ... read more >