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Announcing the Contestants for Austria’s Best Sommelier: Chicago 2019!

We are pleased to announce the official contestant list for the Austria’s Best Sommelier: Chicago 2019! The event, happening in Chicago on October 14th at Maple & Ash, 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 top […]

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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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Introducing Austria Uncorked: San Francisco’s Best Sommelier Mark Guillaudeu!

The competition was stiff Monday morning in San Francisco as 20 of San Francisco’s best and brightest sommeliers went head-to-head for the change to take home the grand prize – a coveted spot on the biennial Austrian Wine Summit happening in May 2019. Check out the contestants here. A 41 question test covering a wide […]

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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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