Brian Walshe

The late Brian Walshe – Obituary Brian Walshe was a member of the Irish Guild of Sommeliers for many years and attended his last Guild function in Dublin in October, 2010. Later that evening Oliver Murtagh, Emmet Fitzgerald, John Rigby and Andrew O’ Gorman...

Wine Labels

Many of the earliest silver wine labels were made in London by the silversmith Sandilands Drinkwater who registered his mark in 1731. The first of these wine labels were cartouche-shaped and usually plain. Wine labels were originally hand made, and it was not until...

Graduation Day,7th March, 2011

Mary O’ Callaghan, President of The Irish Guild of Sommeliers presenting Bláithín McCabe with the IGS President’s Gold Medal for best taster on the course, Paul Cadden, President Restaurants...

Le Grands Concours

INFORMATION : PRESS CONTACT : STRASBOURG EVENEMENTS Christine COLLiNS, Chef de projet Téléphone : +33 (3) 88 37 21 23 Fax : +33 (3) 88 37 37 95 ccollins@strasbourg-events.com 7 place Adrien Zeller – BP 256/R7 67007 STRASBOURG Cedex in partnership with Under the...

2012 Sommelier Course

Book now for the next course commencing September, 2012 8 week sommeliers certificate course 2012 Due to the successful demand in 2010 and 2011, The Irish Guild of Sommeliers (IGS) in partnership with the Restaurants Association Of Ireland (RAI) will again be running...