Mackenway Wine Portfolio Tasting

Mackenway Wine Portfolio Tasting Autumn Wine Portfolio Tasting. This year our tasting will be a more focused affair with about 60 wines on the tables for tasting and a focus on the new wines and new suppliers. Together we have worked really hard and are thrilled with...

Irish Guild of Sommeliers announces candidate for ASI World Contest 2019

  Julie Dupouy - Young   The President of the Irish Guild of Sommeliers Oliver Murtagh has announced that Julie Dupouy - Young will be the Irish Guild of Sommeliers candidate at the ASI World Sommelier Contest which will be held in Antwerp, Belgium in 2019....

Giuseppe Peruzzi R.I.P.

From Jean Smullen's website With great sadness I learnt of the death of Giuzeppe Peruzzi who died on Monday  30th July, 2018.  Giuseppe was a long standing member of the Irish Guild of Sommeliers and a regular attendee at many of the tastings in Dublin. No wine event...

ASI 49th General Assembly

Association de la Sommellerie Internationale reinforces its commitment to the growth and future of sommellerie worldwide at its 49th General Assembly    Paris, France, July 26, 2018– As the Association de la Sommellerie Internationale (ASI) prepares to celebrate...

New Zealand Winegrowers Sommelier Scholarship Applications Open

New Zealand Winegrowers Sommelier Scholarship Applications Open by Jean Smullen Published 13/07/2018 New Zealand Winegrowers has today opened applications for the 2019 Sommit™ Scholarship for Sommeliers from the UK, Ireland and mainland Europe. First launched in 2015...

ASI New Website link

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ASI GA Tiblisi

      On left of top photo is Oliver Murtagh President Irish Guild of Sommeliers who attended the ASI General Assembly in Tiblisi, Georgia Dear friends! We offer Agenda for ASI General Assembly 2018. Welcome to Georgia! During the Assembly the...

A Luxembourg Masterclass hosted by Niels Toase

A Luxembourg Masterclass hosted by Niels Toase, the Irish Sommelier for Bernard Massard Wines took place today. Niels presented a range of wines from their vineyards along the banks of the Moselle River, including their recently highly-acclaimed sparkling wines and...

RIOJA   MASTERCLASS

L/r Pedro Julian Jimenez Lopez, Seamus Murray, Vice President Irish Guild of Sommeliers, Luciano Radmil, Ballyfin Demnse, Co. Laois, Oliver Murtagh, President Irish Guild of Sommeliers RIOJA   MASTERCLASS “Rioja” and the “Spanish Embassy” held an excellent masterclass...

Luxembourg Masterclass 18th June, 11am to 1pm Venue : ely bar & grill,  CHQ Building, ISFC, North Dock, Georges Dock, Dublin 1

PLEASE MAKE A SPECIAL EFFORT TO ATTEND & LET JULIE KNOW at  down2wine@gmail.com    Niels Toase, the Irish Sommelier for Bernard Massard Wines   Do come and join us on Monday 18th June, for a Luxembourg Masterclass hosted by Niels Toase, the Irish Sommelier for...

RIOJA   MASTERCLASS

RIOJA   MASTERCLASS “Rioja” and the “Spanish Embassy” will be holding a masterclass and tasting about Rioja, focusing on the last regulations approved by the control board and different wine styles. Presented by Pedro Jimenez  “Certified Rioja Wine Educator” The...

Trailer of new series “WE, SOMMS”, 10 countries, 10 great sommeliers.

https://youtu.be/f3r0P4R-7p4?t=5

ASI APAS Contest of the Best Sommeliers of the Americas, Canada 2018

  https://youtu.be/hR6AhJNf25U Press release Closing an historic week for sommeliers of the Americas at the ASI & APAS Contest of the Best Sommelier of the Americas, Canada 2018 Pier-Alexis Soulière now focuses on The Best Sommelier of the World contest 2019...

VIU MANENT – MASTERS OF COLCHAGUA TASTING

  “Viu Manent – Masters of Colchagua”, Tasting, taking place this Thursday 24th May at 14.00hrs in Cavern Wine Bar on Baggot Street. Please see below the details of the tasting. VIU MANENT - MASTERS OF COLCHAGUA TASTING “A DEEP DIVE TASTING IN TO THE VINEYARDS...

Council Meeting

The next council meeting will be held at the Palace Bar, Fleet Street, Dublin on 15th May at 11am

ASI News, New Logo & Julie

07.05.2018 BY ASI Best sommelier of Ireland in 2018 is Julie Dupouy Young Julie has been in the wine business since 2003. She started working in France and shortly after moved to Ireland with a short stop in Belgium, Luxembourg and Scotland too. Her education started...

Beaujolais Ireland Trade Tour

InterBeaujolais will be holding a Masterclass on the 10 crus, Beaujolais, Beaujolais Villages, white and rosé, focusing on the differentiation of soils in the region. The tastings are only open to trade and press. If you would like to register, please use the link...

Quintessentail Wines Spring Tasting

Quintessentail Wines Spring Tasting Invitation from Camilla Healy to the Irish Guild of Sommeliers members Trade Event There will be about 50 wines from their portfolio. Quintessential are sure you will find some great wines to excite and intrigue your customers over...

Meet Julie Dupouy

Tholins wine & food Meet Julie Dupouy PUBLISHED ON April 28, 2018 On some of my trips as active in the Swedish sommelier association, I have had the privilege of meeting this talented and talented summer traveler who, with his goal awareness and sharpness, is a...

Pembroke Wines

Pembroke Wines NEW RELEASE + SPRING/SUMMER PORTFOLIO TASTING   MONDAY 30th April, 2018 11.00AM - 5.30PM Pembroke Wines is delighted to invite you to taste new releases and the new additions to our wine portfolio. New vintages of Whispering Angel Rosé, Domaine...

White Hag Brewery Visit

A group from the Irish Guild of Sommeliers visited  the White Hag Brewery, Ballymote, Co. Sligo on 12th April. Thanks to Amy O' Callaghan and Do the Brewer for giving the group a most informative tour of the brewery and an excellent tasting of a diverse range of craft...

Wines of Argentina will be holding their 6th Argentine Wine Fair on Wednesday 11th April, 2018. 

Wines of Argentina will be holding their 6th Argentine Wine Fair on Wednesday 11th April, 2018. by irishguild | Mar 20, 2018 | Home, Tastings | INVITATION The Embassy of the Argentine Republic  in Dublin, in association with Wines of Argentina will be holding their...

Archway Lager

Archway Lager, an expert blend of 3 hops and 4 malts used to create a lager that’s exceptional in both substance and flavour....

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Oliver J. Murtagh

Oliver J. Murtagh

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Seamus Murray

Seamus Murray

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Andrew O' Gorman

Andrew O' Gorman

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Harriet Connolly

Harriet Connolly

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