Welcome to the

Court of Master Sommeliers

Setting the global standard of excellence for beverage service in the
hospitality industry with integrity, exemplary knowledge, and humility.

Certifications

Our four-level education program begins with the Introductory Sommelier Course and Examination and ends with the Master Sommelier Diploma Examination.

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Courses

Learn more about the curriculum in the courses that are included in the sommelier journey.

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Exams

Learn about the requirements and specifications of the four different sommelier examination levels.

Meet the
Master Sommeliers

These esteemed individuals have reached the pinnacle of their sommelier journey, earning the distinguished title of Master Sommelier.

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What’s new

The latest news from the CMS-A and the world of wine.

Meet and Greet for Philippines Sommelier Community

In the heart of Manila, the Court of Master Sommeliers, Americas took...

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Japan Introductory Course, Toyko
CMS-A Celebrates Successful Launch of Inaugural Course in Japan

In an exciting leap forward, the Certified Master Sommeliers – Americas recently...

Women sitting while listening to the speaker during the Second Annual Women's Sommelier Symposium
Second Annual Women’s Sommelier Symposium Elevates Women in Wine

Ten Women Selected to Participate in Impactful and Empowering Event for Women...

The old World Vs the New concept
Updating Wine Tasting Terminology: Old World – New World

Starting in 2024, the CMS-A will no longer use the terms “Old...

Resources

Resources to help you through the sommelier journey.

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