'INTERNATIONAL A.S.I. SOMMELIER DIPLOMA' CERTIFICATION EXAM - registration now open
For the first time, A.S.I. will offer the 'International A.S.I. Sommelier Diploma' certification exam in Australia on Monday 27 February 2017, in Melbourne.
The exam will be run by Sommeliers Australia, and offers Sommeliers Australia 'Sommelier' members the opportunity to achieve an internationally recognised standard of sommellerie.
The 'International A.S.I. Sommelier Diploma' certification exam has been created to help:
• Develop the Sommelier profession;
• Enhance the quality of Sommeliers worldwide;
• Establish international standards for Sommeliers.
Applicants must have current Sommeliers Australia 'Sommelier' membership and be working Sommeliers (in restaurants, wine bars, wine retail, distribution, etc), with at least 4 years sommelier experienceCLICK HERE
for more information and to download a registration form
2017 RUINART SOMMELIERS CHALLENGE - Entries closing soon!
We're looking for the stars amongst Australia's sommeliers to test their skills in the 2017 Ruinart Sommeliers Challenge.Enter by 5pm, Wednesday 1 March
for a chance to win a business class trip to Champagne to undertake exclusive training with the Ruinart Chef de Caves, Frederic Panaïotis.Entry is open
from 1 November 2016 to 1 March 2017.
30 finalists will be chosen to attend the Sommeliers Challenge in Melbourne on Monday 20 March 2017. Finalists will partake in a blind tasting of four wines and technical training by Panaïotis. A judging panel will determine the 2017 Ruinart Sommeliers Challenge winner from the finalists' answers to the blind tasting.Click here for more infoCLICK HERE to enter
Best of luck to all that enter!
ANNOUNCING: 2017 YOUNG GUN OF WINE JUDGE
After assessing the many great applications received, the winner of the 2017 Young Gun of Wine judges position has been announced.
Congratulations to Emma Farrelly from State Buildings (Perth) on winning this coveted position!
Emma will be joining the rest of the YGoW judging panel, in Melbourne, for two days of assessment. Working with this experienced group of panellists, Emma is sure to expand her knowledge and wine judging experience.
CMS 2017 PROGRAMME - registration now open
The Court of Master Sommeliers is offering Introductory
Certification in Sydney this June 2017.
Registrations are now open.CLICK HERE
Competition, Symposium & Scholarship Dates for 2016
for all the dates of the Sommeliers Australia competitions and education events.2017 Ruinart Sommeliers' Challenge
Lorenzo Galli Masterclass
"Sommit" New Zealand Scholarshipplus details for the following:
Court of Master Sommeliers
La Chaine des Rotissuers Young Sommelier Competition
Vin De Champagne Awards
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