How to Become a Sommelier: Part 2

“Learning to be a Sommelier” Previously I covered the basic process of how to become a Sommelier.  Now I want to go a little deeper.  What does a Sommelier have to learn about wine?  Is a Sommelier a winemaker?  Do you only need to learn wine to become a sommelier? Here is just a brief outline on areas of study

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Wine Buying Tips and Using Your Sommelier

Here are some tips for buying wine in a restaurant and allowing your Sommelier to best help you select a wine. -Let the Sommelier know the wines you like to drink.  Sommeliers know their wine list well and can help find something that suits your taste.  Do you want something similar to a Napa Cabernet?  Do you want something similar

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Don’t Fear the Somm!

The Sommelier is your friend!  We understand that most people don’t have a vast knowledge of wine and even if they do, they may not be familiar with the wine list at the restaurant they’re dining in.   Aside from simply choosing a wine you would enjoy, pairing the right wine with your food is in itself a science. Yes, food-pairing

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