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Sommelier Programs

Learn about sommelier certification and understand the difference between programs. Begin your research into sommelier programs and wine courses here.

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Wine Schools of America

Reviews of Wine Schools in the United States. If you are interested in sommelier education you can view and review all wine programs available in the United States.

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The Guide to Wine Certifications in America

The guide to all professional wine programs in the United States. Everything you need to know about becoming a Master Sommelier or Master of Wine.

Independent Reviews of Sommelier Courses

Court Master of Sommeliers, Wine & Spirit Education Trust, and all wine education programs.

100 Point Wine Courses

Not all wine courses are created equal. SOMM ranks all wine courses available in the United States, from the best to the less than great. If you are looking to earn certification in the wine industry, check here first.

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Recent SOMM Articles

Sommelier Job Description

The Sommelier's Job

The Ins and Outs of Being a Restaurant Sommelier Being a restaurant sommelier is a rewarding position, but one that requires a bit more than just opening up bottles for people and making the occasional wine paring suggestion. The essence

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