FEATURED SOMMELIER

Courtney Humiston

A graduate of The Culinary Institute of America's prestigious Accelerated Wine and Beverage Program and a Certified Sommelier, Courtney Humiston has worked in viti- and vini-culture in Northern California, cont...

Mauro Cirilli

Originally from Monselice near Venice, Italy, MAURO CIRILLI is the Wine Director and Educator at Press Club in San Francisco, California. Since taking the helm in late 2012 his revamped wine program has kept a ...

Wendy Shoemaker

Advanced Sommelier, Wendy Shoemaker is the Wine Director at Marina Kitchen at the Marriott Marquis in San Diego. A recipient of the Guild of Sommeliers “Napa Valley Enrichment Scholarship”, Wendy is also on the...

Kirsten Fox

Kirsten Fox is the CEO & President of the Culinary Wine Institute in Park City, Utah. How did you leverage your restaurant industry and wine sales experience in to creating the Culinary Wine Institute? ...

Ed Manetta

Ed Manetta, Wine Director/Sommelier for Urban Kitchen Group restaurants (CUCINA urbana, CUCINA enoteca - Irvine, Del Mar, and Newport Beach), has worked in the wine industry for over 18 years and was certified ...

Anthony Mueller

Anthony Mueller is the Wine Educator at the storied Inglenook winery and estate owned by Francis Ford Coppola in Rutherford, California.   What is the most rewarding aspect to your work at Inglenook? There ar...

Erin Brooks

Originally from Santa Fe, New Mexico Erin Brooks is the head sommelier at Bouchon Bistro in Yountville, CA where she manages the wine and bar program, after having served as a member of the sommelier team at Ad...

Zoe Hankins

Zoe Hankins is Sommelier at La Toque, Napa Valley's acclaimed fine dining restaurant, helmed by Michelin starred Executive Chef Ken Frank. How many selections do you oversee at La Toque? We currently ha...

Teddy Panos

Chef's Roll and our sister network Somm's List interviewed four sommeliers for our West Coast Somm Series.  The series is presented by Chef & Sommelier, part of the Cardinal International family of brands. ...

VICTORIA YOUNG

Chef's Roll and our sister network Somm's List interviewed four sommeliers for our West Coast Somm Series.  The series is presented by Chef & Sommelier, part of the Cardinal International family of brands. ...