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The Austrian Wine Sommelier Competition is Heading to Chicago this October!

The 3rd Austrian Wine Sommelier Competiton (formerly known as Austria Uncorked) is heading to Chicago this October 14th! Sommeliers and industry professionals are invited to compete for a coveted, all expense paid trip to the 2020 VieVinum – Austria’s biggest wine fair! Participants will be asked to complete and theory and tasting portion of the […]

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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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Study Materials Available for Austria’s Best Somm NY 2016!

We are excited to share the following items with you! Qualifying Exam: All those who have signed up for the competition will be required to take a one hour, qualifying entrance exam between March 11-13th.  The top 30 scores will be admitted into the  compeition. Stay tuned for the link! The Day of the Competition: What to expect? Don’t be late! 9:30am: […]

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