What does it mean to be the Best Sommelier?

What does it mean to be the Best Sommelier? On Friday, March 15, after a week of highly demanding, hotly disputed competition in Antwerp, Belgium, a young man of 27, Marc Almert, from Germany, became the 16th person in the world to hold the title of Best Sommelier of...

Marc Almert Is the New ASI Best Sommelier of the World

Marc Almert Is the New ASI Best Sommelier of the World Sommelier from Germany takes the most coveted title in the profession after facing a record number of candidates, through three rounds of fierce competition in Belgium Antwerp, March 15, 2019–At the end of a final...

ASI Best Sommelier of the World contest 2019

The following may be of interest to you.     #asiworld2019   #asibestsomm   #asisomms Please follow us in social media: Facebook: @asisomms Instagram: @asisomms_ Twitter: @asisomms YouTube: @asisomms Will a woman finally win the title? Where will the winner come from?...

Julie for World Contest

President Irish Guild of Sommeliers Oliver J. Murtagh & members wish Julie Dupouy a successful ASI Best Sommelier of the  World Contest in Antwerp, Belgium, 10-15 March, 2019                                                                                         ...

Gerard Basset RIP

It is with great sadness that the Irish Guild of Sommeliers have learned of the death of Gerard Basset. May He Rest In Peace. Deepest sympathy to Gerard’s family from the President Oliver Murtagh and members of the Irish Guild of Sommeliers Arguably one of the...