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Other denominations

Sommelier; Wine Steward

Description

This professional profiles defines and manages the wine, cava and other drinks range of a given establishment. A specialist, fine wine taster and vintage expert who ensure the wine is appropriately stored and advises customers on the most suitable choice of product.

Tasks

  • Define the product range of the establishment.
    Create the wine list (bearing in mind protected designations of origin), also including cavas and other types of alcoholic drinks, taking into account the type of establishment, the nature of the menu and the season.
    Choose brands and suppliers.
    Ensure products are stored properly, bearing in mind the temperature and light conditions and rotating products in the cellar.
  • Manage purchases and orders.
    In the short-term, negotiate prices, discounts and necessary stock replenishment with suppliers, taking into account the annual budget at all times.
    Keep tabs on developments at source wineries and, where they see fit, make long-term purchases.
  • Coordinate the product sales strategy.
    Define the pricing policy.
    At restaurants, advise, inform and assist customers and the floor manager as to the most suitable wines to accompany each dish.
    This person operates in commercial wine and cava establishments, carrying out promotional campaigns, organising wine-tasting courses and exercising customer guidance and advisory duties.

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