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And the Austria Uncorked: SF’s Best Sommelier 2018 Contestants are…

We are pleased to announce the official contestant list for the Austria Uncorked: San Francisco’s Best Sommelier 2018! The event, happening in San Francisco on October 15th at Mourad, will require contestants to complete both a written exam and blind tasting exam and the top three scoring contestants will also complete a service exam. The […]

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Announcing Austria Uncorked: San Francisco’s Best Sommelier 2018

We are pleased to announce Austria Uncorked: Best Sommelier is heading to San Francisco this October 15th! We’re looking for the best and brightest in the industry to go head-to-head with their peers in a written, blind-tasting, and service oriented competition for a chance to wine a coveted spot on the biennial Austrian Wine Summit […]

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Catching up with Austria Uncorked: NY’s Best Sommelier, Justin Timsit

It’s been a couple months since we named Justin Timsit of The Rittenhouse Philadelphia the Austria Uncorked: NY’s Best Sommelier. Since then, Timsit joined the Austrian Wine Marketing Board for the biennial Vie Vinum fair and has been the topic of several prominent news articles.   But we wanted to hear from him first hand. […]

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…..and the winner for Austria Uncorked: NY’s Best Somm 2016 is…

….Justin Timsit of The Rittenhouse Philadelphia! Justin will join the AWMB at the Vie Vinum festival in Vienna this year, gratis! Second place: Robin Pohlman of Cafe Katja who received a scholarship for the wine education program of her choosing. Third place: Chris Raftery of Corkbuzz Wine Studio who received an Aldo Sohm Wine Key […]

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