The contest organized by ASI – Association de la Sommellerie Internationale will take place in Antwerp from March 10 to 15, 2019
At the sixteenth edition of ASI Contest of the Best Sommelier of the World, Italy will be represented by Daniele Arcangeli from Viareggio, winner of ASPI Italy’s Best Sommelier in 2015.
The prestigious contest, held every three years, will see 66 sommeliers challenging one another, one for each of the 63 countries of the national associations affiliated to the ASI, plus the three winners of the Continental titles.
Candidates and judges will be involved in a busy schedule of technical and practical tests.
The tests will take place on Monday 11 and Tuesday 12, the semifinal on Wednesday, March 13 and, in the end, the names of the finalists will be decreed.
2019 the Best Sommelier of the World final round will take place on Friday, March 15 at the Elisabeth Center in Antwerp.