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....

Easter Gretings

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Council

Next council meeting 10th April 11am at the Palace Bar, Fleet Street, Dublin.

Guild Officers 2018/2019

Guild Officers 2018/2019 Oliver Murtagh President, Harriet Connolly Treasurer, Andrew O' Gorman, Secretary, Seamus Murray Vice President Irish Guild of...

Best Sommelier of Ireland 2018 Julie Dupouy

Congratulations to Julie Dupouy on Winning the Irish Guild of Sommeliers Best Sommelier of Ireland Competition 2018 which took place today at the School of Culinary Arts & Food Technology, DIT Cathal Brugha Street Dublin https://www.hospitalityenews.ie/ JULIE...

Best Sommelier of Ireland Competition

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 2018 Irish Guild of Sommeliers Best Sommelier of Ireland Competition

2018 Irish Guild of Sommeliers Best Sommelier of Ireland Competition will take place on the 7th March,2018 at the Dublin Institute of Technology, Cathal Brugha Street, Dublin,1  The competition is open to all Professional Members of the Irish Guild of Sommeliers aged...

Meetings February & March 2018

The next council meeting will be held  on 13th February, 2018, 11am  AGM 13th March,2018, 11am Both meetings at The Palace Bar, Fleet Street, Dublin 1

Tastings January/February 2018

Tuesday 23rd of January from 11am to 1pm  in Ely Wine Bar CHQ Anne Roque, from Domaine Laroche, will host a Masterclass about Chablis 1er left bank VS Chablis 1er cru right bank. This tasting was supposed to be taking place earlier this year but was cancelled at last...
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