On March 29-30 in Moscow, hotel Korston, one of the most prestigious professional competitions in the field of domestic wine culture: the XVI All-Russian competition of sommeliers will take place. Best of the best wine connoisseurs, keepers of ancient traditions of professional sommelier will come to Moscow from all over Russia. Each of them has already passed the qualifying rounds in their cities, and is ready to show his great skill at the federal level. Contestants cross thousands of kilometers, will spend tens of hours of sleepless nights in the fight for the title of «Best Sommelier of Russia».
More than 80 people will compete in the All-Russia competition. They procured sophisticated testing the theory in the form of tests and written assignments and practice: the professional tasting of wines and other beverages. final party to respond to prompt questions, demonstrate proficiency in professional table setting, filing sparkling and sparkling wines, will tell about the gastronomic combination of food and drinks. Only one city of St. Petersburg will present more than 30 masters of taste and smell. Other cities, including Kazan, Sochi, Vladivostok, Khabarovsk, Rostov-on-Don, Nizhny Novgorod, Krasnodar, Irkutsk, Novosibirsk, and many others, show an impressive geography that characterizes a truly all-Russian competition scale. Best Sommelier in the final of the All-Russian Contest XVI will be awarded with a gold badge of the Russian member of the Association of Sommeliers, the challenge cup, a medal and an honorary diploma for the 1st place, and the right to represent Russia at the International Competition of Sommeliers.
In the XVI Russian competition sommelier as a partner will participate Simple general partner official partners: Vinitaly International, the Institute of Wines of California, Besserat de Bellefon, Conceito and Van Zeller, Ramon Bilbao, Sella & Mosca, Talisman, Phanagoria Gold beam, UPPA Winery, Macallan, Chef & Sommelier. Affiliates, XVI Russian Sommelier Competition: Enotria, EuroCave, «VokrugVina», LIGNE- W S.Pellegrino, Acqua Panna, Meridian Line, «Cha E», Nespresso, BBPG, NewPack. Official media partner: Simple Wine news. Organizer: Master Sommelier.
Astrological conditions are quite favorable: Venus in Pisces supports subtle sensations of taste and smell, and Moon in Capricorn, in the conservative earth sign, increases vitality and stability of the whole organism.
To fully enjoy the process of competition and competitive wine tasting, you can order a VIP table. Details - on the website www.sommelier.ru.