AUSTRIA

Österreichschen Sommerlierverband e-Textbook avairable

Almen am Kitzbühler Horn 5, Austria
Tel: 0043 5352 62746
angereralm@aon.at
www.sommelier.at

Year of foundation: 1982
Year of joining the A.S.I.: 1988

Founded by the Club de la Sommelerie in 1982, reconstructed in the present form in 1998, eight regional associations (the same as the political regions), so the “Österreichischer Sommelierverband” covers the entire Austrian territory.

competitions

5. Oct. 09: Graz Best Sommelier of Austria

training

Level I: Jungsommelier (young sommelier), held by WIFI, training institute, or higher educational school, 60h of beverage-marketing, 60h of winetasting, history, wine production and basical instruction.
Level II: Diploma
Part 1: 120h of Austrians wine regions, tasting, service tecnique, matching food and wine, ampelographie and winemaking.
Part 2: 120h of tasting, matching cheese and wine, wines of the world, intensivation of the wine knowledge.
Since 2009 Introductory and Certified course of Court of Master Sommelier in Austria

members

1100

activities and projects

  • Chef&Sommelier
  • AUSTRIAN WINE
  • MOËT & CHANDON
  • S.PELLEGRINO & ACQUA PANNA
  • SommelierS International
  • SUNTORY
  • VINEXPO
  • ViniPortugal
  • Chef&Sommelier
  • AUSTRIAN WINE
  • MOËT & CHANDON
  • S.PELLEGRINO & ACQUA PANNA
  • SommelierS International
  • SUNTORY
  • VINEXPO
  • ViniPortugal
  • Chef&Sommelier
  • AUSTRIAN WINE
  • MOËT & CHANDON
  • S.PELLEGRINO & ACQUA PANNA
  • SommelierS International
  • SUNTORY
  • VINEXPO
  • ViniPortugal