Best Sommelier in America 2011

The final round of the “Best Sommelier in America” competition is the Olympics of the wine world, an intensive full-day event taking place at Jumeirah Essex House on Sunday, April 17th, 2011.  Thirty-one distinguished sommeliers from America’s greatest restaurants will go head-to-head in a vigorous “Sommelier obstacle course” that tests their wine knowledge and skills in front of a panel of industry leaders and gallery of spectators.

Wine lovers and oenophiles alike can enjoy the excitement of the final competition on April 17th for only $50, culminating in the ultimate culinary experience – a gala and awards ceremony available for $500 per ticket.

Date:            Sunday, April 17th

Time:            10:00am – 5:00pm

Location:       Jumeirah Essex House, 160 Central Park South (59th St. between 6th & 7th Ave.)

Subway:        1, 2, A, B, C, D (Columbus Circle)

Admission:     $50 to attend final competition, $500 for gala and awards ceremony