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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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Austrian Wine is Heading to Chicago 10/17

Austrian Wine is returning to Chicago with an in-depth seminar – showing a selection of prestigious indigenous varieties such as the white Grüner Veltliner, Riesling and Sauvignon Blanc, red wines Zweigelt, Blaufränkisch and St. Laurent and the famous “liquid gold” sweet wines. Willi Klinger, the Managing Director of the AWMB, will lead you through this […]

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Registration is Now Officially Open for Austria Uncorked: San Francisco’s Best Somm 2018

We are happy to announce registration is officially open for Austria Uncorked: San Francisco’s Best Somm 2018! We’re kicking off the competition on September 6th at The Barrel Room SF with a Master Class hosted by Jesse Becker MS at 10:30am-12:30pm. Participation in the master class is not required, but highly recommended for those who are serious […]

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Announcing the First Master Sommelier Exam in Austria

2018-08-07 A great honor for Austria: for the first time in its history, the highly respected Court of Master Sommeliers will conduct its examination for membership outside the UK or the US – and nowhere else but in Austria! The Master Sommelier Diploma, which will be awarded at Klosterneuburg Abbey in August, is considered the highest honour to which […]

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