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WSA NEW: Master Sommelier Introductory Course & Certified Sommelier Exam
The Art Institute of Vancouver is once again excited to announce a Master Sommelier Introductory Course will to be held in Vancouver on the weekend of June 26th & 27th. Additionally, on Monday June 28th, there will an opportunity to sit the Master Sommelier Certified Sommelier Exam.
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  Wine Professional Challenge News
This year the Art Institute of Vancouver Wine Professional Challenge (formerly the Sommelier Challenge) will be held on Tuesday 21st February as part of 2012 Playhouse International Wine Festival. This is currently the only annual competition in Vancouver for sommeliers and wine professionals.
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  Wine Professional Challenge News
This year the Art Institute of Vancouver Wine Professional Challenge (formerly the Sommelier Challenge) will be held on Tuesday 13th April as part of 2010 Playhouse International Wine Festival. This highly successful event, currently in its fifth year, is unique in Vancouver in giving sommeliers & wine professionals a chance to compete for the Puddifoot Award.
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WSA The Art Institute of Vancouver 'Highly Commended' at the 2009 WSET Awards Ceremony
The Art Institute of Vancouver was awarded a Highly Commended trophy at the Wine & Spirit Education Trust?s (WSET) annual awards ceremony held in London?s famous Guildhall on January 18, 2010
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WSA The Art Institute of Vancouver Sommelier Challenge Winner Announced
Vancouver, March 27, 2009 - Keith Nicholson of Le Crocodile restaurant was crowned winner of The Art Institute of Vancouver's Sommelier Challenge 2009, as part of the Playhouse International Wine Festival, on March 27, 2009.
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PR The Art Institute of Vancouver Nominated for Top Award
At this year’s WSET Awards of Excellence ceremony held in London’s prestigious Guild Hall, a brand new award was presented called the WSET Educator of the Year.
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PR The Art Institute of Vancouver Announces New Sommelier Program
The Art Institute of Vancouver is excited to announce a new partnership with one of the world's most prestigious Sommelier organisations.
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PR Institute of Masters of Wine Master Class Sommelier & Wine Events
The Master of Wine is the most widely recognized & respected wine designation across the globe.  Such is the achievement that there are only 264 people worldwide and 27 North Americans who currently have gained the right to place the letters MW after their name.
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