The Sommeliers

Our experts bring experience at top restaurants to the work of testing wines for our recipes. We give them the resources to taste as many pairings as it takes

Bruno Almeida

NYC Sommelier & Wine Educator, "Wine Talks" Host, Portuguese Wine Advocate, Contributor @sommation_live

Yannick Benjamin

Beverage and Managing director
Contento, NYC

Michael Dolinski

Wine Director
Portale and Junoon, NYC

Jason Ferris

Sommelier and Manager
The Park Inn, Hammonsport, NY

Madeline Maldonado

Esquire 2020 Beverage Director of the Year, NYC

Irene Miller

Beverage Director
Vestry, NYC

Katja Scharnagl

Chef Sommelier
Le Bernardin, NYC

Barbara Wong

Sommelier
Le Bernardin, NYC
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Grilled Lobster with Garlic-Parsley Butter

Chef Sommelier, Le Bernardin, NYC