December 1, 2013 – The month kicks off with the Penfolds 6th Indian Sommelier Championship 2013 organised by Wi-Not Beverage Solutions on December 4 at the Royal Room of The Leela Ambience Hotel & Residence, Gurgaon. (Pictured, left: The Leela Hotel)
The 40-plus aspiring sommeliers and F&B professionals who are taking part will be primed for the competition and mentored on the finer details of wine service over three days of orientation and master-classes with international experts. At the end, in a final day-long session, the best candidates will be put through their paces on stage before an audience. A panel of industry experts will assess their beverage knowledge and service skills to select the winners of the Competition.
Five fabulous prizes are waiting to be won which include an educational trip to Australia sponsored by Penfolds, a scholarship for the WSET certified Level III advanced course in wines and a visit to the wine regions of Hungary.
There is no entry fee for guests on the final day, December 4, and the audience also gets to taste some of the champagnes, wines, spirits and craft beers. For more details contact Gagan Sharma
When: Wednesday, 4th December 2013
Where: Royal Room, The Leela Ambience Hotel & Residence, Gurgaon
Timing: 11 am – 5 pm
Working Lunch: 1.30 – 2.30 pm
Entry Fee: Complimentary