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The Court of Master Sommeliers sets the global standard of excellence for beverage service within the hospitality industry with integrity, exemplary knowledge, and humility.

The Court of Master Sommeliers elevates the quality of beverage service throughout the hospitality industry with our peerless credentials. We expand the rich heritage of our organization through mentorship, rigorous preparation and examination. We chart the course for current and future Master Sommeliers worldwide.

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Latest Happenings

  • Master Sommelier Diploma Examination Application of Intent

    The Court of Master Sommeliers, Americas application of intent for the Master Sommelier Diploma Examination Theory portion (July 22, 2019) AND the Practical & Tasting portions (September 9-11, 2019) are now live.

    Deadline to submit is February 17. 2019.

    Application of Intent
  • 2019 Course and Examination Schedule

    Please visit our Courses/Schedule page for the 2019 schedule. Additional programs for 2019 will be added as dates and venues are confirmed. Continue to check back frequently for additions to the schedule.

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