Memo From American Sommelier

Memo From American Sommelier: Take The Time

Thursday, October 2nd, 2014

Achieving a balance between work, family and self belongs high on your list of goals This is the infamous time of year when evaluating every aspect of your program should be your primary concern. You have an opportunity to crunch numbers, correct errors, double-check pricing, etc. A review of my previous columns (online at ... read more>

Memo From American Sommelier: What The Nose Knows

Monday, June 23rd, 2014

Real fruit parallels provide the fun side of blind ... read more>

Memo From American Sommelier Certification: Paper Thin

Thursday, February 20th, 2014

Knowledge and practical experience are not easily ... read more>

Memo From American Sommelier: Deuces Wild?

Thursday, February 6th, 2014

The Evening of Deuces (as I like to call it) is rapidly approaching. And the pressure is mounting. The reservations-for-two are pouring in and you’re looking around in a panic at all the four-tops in your dining room, trying to determine where to put them all. Sure, there may be the odd quartet, but every ... read more>

Memo from American Sommelier: Deuces Wild?

Friday, January 24th, 2014

Prepare ahead for the inevitable challenges Valentine's Day dates ... read more>

Memo From American Sommelier: Competitive Spirit

Thursday, December 19th, 2013

The dynamics of competing can dramatically improve your ... read more>

Memo from American Somm: Analyzing Your Inventory

Tuesday, December 3rd, 2013

Year-end reviews help spot winners & losers on your ... read more>

Memo From American Sommelier: Pitfalls of the Newly Hired Sommelier

Friday, October 25th, 2013

Beware of having both the checkbook and ... read more>

Memo From American Sommelier: Gearing Up For The Busy Season

Monday, September 30th, 2013

Get organized & efficient to stay ahead. Buckle your seatbelts—we’re heading into the Busy Season! The fourth quarter can be overwhelming. On top of the usual everyday duties of the sommelier, there is the extra work of planning for holiday parties and monitoring inventory that—with the high volume of seasonal traffic—disappears before your eyes. Time ... read more>

Memo From American Sommelier: ‘Tis The Season…For Tasting

Tuesday, September 3rd, 2013

I encourage anyone in the early stages of his or her career to go to as many tastings as ... read more>
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