2019 Somms Under Fire Prizes
Grand Prize Sponsors
The winner of 2019 Somms Under Fire will be awarded a once-in-a-lifetime Wine Internship in Burgundy, France. In 2018 this internship was with renowned Burgundy expert, Jasper Morris, MW. In 2017, the Internship was led by Burgundy Author and Expert, Allen Meadows.
This Internship includes accommodations in Burgundy during the wine program. In addition to the learning experience, the winning Sommelier will visit winemakers, their vineyards, and taste in their caves. They will also taste and serve the wines during the program’s tastings & dinners. This Internship is sponsored by Becky Wasserman & Co.
Along with the Burgundy Wine Internship, the 2019 Somms Under Fire Winner will receive a $2,000 Educational Travel Grant sponsored by The TexSom Foundation.