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A Sommelier Competition Unlike Any Other: Le Best Somm Competition

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Compared to just a generation or two ago, modern American sommeliers are remarkably well informed about the great wines of France. And now, thanks to a unique competition co-sponsored by VinePair and the French Ministry of Agriculture, they'll have a new opportunity to demonstrate that knowledge, as well as its practical application.
With a special focus on using wine knowledge in a real-world sales environment, the Le Best Somm Competition begins with open preliminary rounds taking place in three major U.S. cities: Washington, D.C., on Dec. 9, Seattle on Jan. 8 , and New York on Jan. 13...
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