SERBIA

competitions

2004. Wine challenge cup-President of the jury Mr. Olivier Poussier World Best Sommelier
2004. First National Sommelier competition held in Hotel Jugoslavia
Winner and representative at Trophee Ruinart 2004.&2006.
Mr. Stevan Rajta
2008. Second National Sommelier competition held in Grand Casino Beograd- Winner and representative of SERSA at European Best Sommelier competition in Bulgaria
Mrs. DjurdjaKatic
2010. Third National Sommelier competition held in Belgrade Fair Congress room - Winner and representative of SERSA at The best Sommelier in the world in Chile
Mrs. DjurdjaKatic

training

2008 January – Basic course has been improved from 50 working hours to 62 working hours. As a supplement to extended course a visit to 5 best Serbian wineries is added.
This course now includes 12 hours of Personality program (social skills, selling skills), Bar and cigar education.
2008 December- SERSA is planning new, advanced course which will include culinary skills in coordination with Serbian.
Chef’s Association and Serbian Bartender’s Association
End of 2009 SERSA starts 120 hours advanced program for sommeliers in duration 6 months in collaboration with Hotel and Catering associations.

members

253

activities and projects

National competition for Best Serbian sommelier is to be held every second year.
2008 Regional competition Wine challenge cup to be organized Organizing serial of TV shows on National TV for promoting sommeliers profession and significance
Organizing advanced professional course in December
In compliance with Serbian Chef’s Association workshops for promoting sommelier’s profession to be organized
2009 Regional competition for sommeliers of Balkan countries
2011 Bringing Master Sommelier Course to Belgrade for the best Serbian sommeliers

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  • 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