“One of the coolest moments of TEXSOM IWA for me was getting the opportunity to write about a winemaker whom I met recently at Houston Sommelier Association. I was able to look back in my own notes and use his words… https://t.co/Q6H2mvZ9Ap
Master Sommelier James Tidwell, TexSom/TexSom IWA co-founder
Together with fellow Master Sommelier Drew Hendricks, James Tidwell founded TEXSOM in 2005. The conference has become the premiere professional beverage education event in the country, attracting a prominent list of attendees, presenters, and sponsors from around the world.
Tidwell is also Co-Owner and Producer of the TEXSOM International Wine Awards (formerly the Dallas Morning News and TEXSOM Wine Competition) which is one of the largest and most recognized wine competitions in the country.