Cru Artisan College is an annual, multi-city, full-day wine education seminar series bringing together a panel of talented winemakers who will address some of the nation’s leading sommeliers, trade members, wine educators and serious students of wine.
The fourth edition of CAC will focus on the wines of Italy.
As an academic partner, the Wine Scholar Guild is offering its members and all serious students of wine the opportunity to partake by purchasing tickets in one of the following cities:
There will be only one trip in each destination this year. Don't miss this unique opportunity to travel to these fabulous wine regions with fellow students of wine and under the instruction of true regional experts!
FRENCH WINE SCHOLAR: WORLDWIDE CALENDAR (NEW, 6th EDITION!)
BLOG: The Legend of Chianti's Black Rooster (Gallo Nero)
The Gallo Nero (Black Rooster) was the historic symbol of the League of Chianti and has become the symbol of the wines of Chianti Classico. The Black Rooster symbol is linked to a medieval legend that takes place during the time of open hostilities between Firenze and Siena for control of the Chianti territory.
In order to end the dispute and finally define the political boundaries between the two cities for once and for all, it was decided that... READ MORE
2016 FRENCH WINE SCHOLAR TOP SCORERS
The Wine Scholar Guild is excited to announce the list of 2016 top French Wine Scholar exam scorers from around the world! Bravo!
1. Lillian Lim (California, USA) - Score: 100% 1. Katharine (Kate) Hall (Great Britain) - Score: 100% 1. Flavio Lorenzilli (California, USA) - Score: 100% 1. Shawn McVay (California, USA) - Score: 100% 1. Richard Milot (Ontario, USA) - Score: 100% 1. Jerome Cornet (Ontario, Canada) - Score: 100% 2. Albert Sheen (California, USA) - Score: 99% 2. Diccon Westworth (California, USA) - Score: 99% 2. Timo Rieg (California, USA) - Score: 99% 2. Jessica Dominguez Rieg (Calif., USA) - Score: 99% 2. Evan Wiens (California, USA) - Score: 99%