There are currently 370 Masters of Wine and 236 Master Sommeliers in the world. Although these titles are highly respected, very few people actually know what it takes to get there.
To be honest, I did not know much about the content of Master Sommelier exam myself until I met Robert Ord during our yearly MW seminar in Adelaide this November. Robert is the only magician in the program (no, I am not kidding, we still don’t know how he kept on finding the card we selected among the deck). He is also the Prestige Manager at Treasury Wine Estates based in Napa Valley. He is a smart, cheerful guy with great sense of humor!Read More