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    Our Recent Top Exam Scorers

    Gonzalo Adolfo Ríos, FWS

    Gonzalo Adolfo Ríos, FWS
    The French Wine Scholar program can only strengthen my standing as a French wine enthusiast and aspiring sommelier particularly when my travels take me back to France.
    Gonzalo Adolfo Ríos, FWS, Server in a restaurant

    Congratulations to Gonzalo Adolfo Ríos, FWS for passing the French Wine Scholar exam with the highest honors with the San Francisco Wine School!

    ABOUT GONZALO:

    ''I love French culture in general and French wine in particular.  Every day after a French Wine Scholar class, I would go to Kermit Lynch in Berkeley to explore the region we had just covered and to take a few bottles home for research.  This study has benefited me in the restaurant environment where I have been a server for a few years now.  I hope to one day work in a café or wine shop in Paris.

    The French Wine Scholar was my first wine certification program.  I plan to eventually take the Italian & Spanish Wine Scholar programs and the California Appellation course.

    The French Wine Scholar program can only strengthen my standing as a French wine enthusiast and aspiring sommelier particularly when my travels take me back to France.''

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