Bordeaux Sommelier of the Year 2019
We are proud to announce the premiere Bordeaux Sommelier of the Year competition – new for 2019!
This prestigious competition will be judged by Master Sommeliers Ronan Sayburn (Head of Wine at 67 Pall Mall), Dimitri Mesnard (Brand Ambassador for Byron Estates) and Nigel Wilkinson (Fine Dining and Educator at Boutinot). As well as being awarded the title of Bordeaux Sommelier of the Year 2019, the winner will also be awarded an £1000 prize, a once in a lifetime Bordeaux vineyard experience and a set of Riedel glassware and decanter.
Calling all Sommeliers to apply using the short form below. Applicants will then be shortlisted and invited to live semi-finals of the competition, held on Liverpool’s iconic waterfront on 14 May. Finals will take place at the Bordeaux Wine Festival on 2nd June culminating in a winner’s dinner at Paul Askew’s award-winning restaurant, The Art School.