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    Wine Scholar Guild Top Exam Scorers for 2018

    The Wine Scholar Guild is excited to announce the list of the 2018 top exam scorers for each category... 


    Top scorers for Wine Scholar™ programs:

     Top scorers for Master-Level programs: 

    • Bordeaux Master-Level: David L. Albright - 96 pts (New Canaan CT, USA)
    • Bourgogne Master-Level: Jake Skakun - 97 pts (Toronto, Canada)
    • Champagne Master-Level: Albert Sheen, FWS - 94 pts (Los Angeles CA, USA)
    • Rhône Master-Level: Bruce Smoller, FWS, IWS - 98 pts (Rochester NY, USA)
    • Provence Master-Level: Tanya Morning Star Darling, FWS, IWS, French Wine Scholar Instructor of the Year 2018 - 97 pts (Seattle WA, USA)
    • Alsace Master-Level: Jeannie Boutelle - 93 pts (Chicago IL, USA)


    Learn more about our recent high scorers from around the world and browse their testimonials.


    Special congratulations to:

    • Erika Frey, FWS, IWS (Boston MA, USA)
    • Yuanfang Cheng, FWS, IWS (Shanghai,China)

    For having passed ALL programs currently offered by the Wine Scholar Guild, more often than not with highest honors:

    Check out our Alumni page and our next sessions


    Pierre Freyermuth

    BY Pierre Freyermuth

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