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The ‘Best Sommelier of the World 2016’ Taste Test Challenge at Vinexpo Hong Kong on 24 May

April 27, 2016 Exhibitions No Comments Email Email

Vinexpo has announced that the award-winning‘Best Sommelier of the World 2016’ Jon Arvid Rosengren, will be presenting the Vinexpo Challengeat Vinexpo Hong Kong on May 24. Vinexpo Hong Kong will be the first large-scale international event in which the sommelier champion, nominated on April 19, will participate. Together with Vinexpo CEO Guillaume Deglise, Jon Arvid Rosengren will invite attendees to experience the art of blind tasting with ten outstanding wines selected from producers exhibiting at the expo.


The number of participants to this tasting challenge is limited to 150 attendees, guests can register on the Vinexpo Hong Kong event’s page on a first come first-served basis with a participation fee of HK$250 per person. Please see link to register here:

Vinexpo is a proud partner of A.S.I. (Association de la Sommellerie Internationale), as such it supports France as a candidate to host the next ‘Best Sommelier of the World’ competition in three years’ time, at Vinexpo Bordeaux 2019.

The 7th edition of Vinexpo Hong Kong will take place at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre from Tuesday 24th to Thursday 26th of May 2016. The trade event will open its doors every morning at 9.30 AM and close its doors at 6.30 PM.

Media Registration Now Open!

In order for media to receive personal e-badges, as well as all the latest news and information on Vinexpo Hong Kong, media can register using the link below:

Media will receive an e-badge after online registration. Guests must present e-badge on arrival to the show to benefit from priority access.

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