30 Mar Applications for 11th Turkish Sommeliers Competition Begins
11th Turkish Sommeliers Competition organized by Chaine des Rotisseurs and Turkish
Sommelier Association will take place on June 11 at International Wine and Spirit Academy
While the competition emphasizes the importance of Sommelier in the gastronomy and
tourism industry, it is also organized in order to discover and encourage new talents. The
applications for the competition have begun. Those who were born after 1 September 1989
can apply to www.iwsa.com.tr until 11st of May.
On June 11, sommeliers will be examined in terms of both theoretical knowledge and service
skills at the contest taking place at IWSA. The competition stages will be completed on the
same day. It will begin with a written examination in the early hours and then finalists who
passed the exam will exhibit their service skills and wine information in the afternoon.
The winners of the contest will represent Turkey in The Jeunes Sommeliers Competition
organized by Chaine des Rotisseurs in Seoul, September.