A Master Sommelier in the Making?


While the congratulations are flowing, props to John Mayfield of BLT Steak for being one of just thirteen oenophiles nationwide (out of this year’s 52 test-takers) to pass the Court of Master Sommeliers’ Advanced Exam — if he aces one last exam he’ll be a Master Sommelier, of which there are only 170 in the world. [San Francisco Business Times]