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FRENCH WINE
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FRENCH WINE APPRECATION

25 Jan 2018 (Friday)
1.30 pm - 3.30 pm



4:00 pm - 6:00 pm




Wines of France
The Program focuses in-depth on French wine growing regions, history, key regional information & classification systems. This class ideal for those who wish to further enrich their knowledge & understanding of French wines.

Wines of Alsace & Champagne
Focus of the following key subjects:
  • Regional Information
  • Classification Systems
  • Key Grape Varietals

26 Jan 2018 (Saturday)
1.30 pm - 3.30 pm





4:00 pm - 6:00 pm





Wines of Loire, Provence & Languedoc-Roussillon
Focus of the following key subjects:

  • Regional Information
  • Classification Systems
  • Key Grape Varietals

Wines of Rhone Valley & Bordeaux
Focus of the following key subjects:

  • Regional Information
  • Classification Systems
  • Key Grape Varietals



Roderick Wong Profile:
His love & passion for wines started in 1993 when wine was still a relatively new industry in Malaysia. He has been involved in many sectors of the wine industry with experience as an importer, distributor, retailer, consultant, wine judge, wine educator & Sommelier.

He’s the founder & President of the first Sommelier Association of Malaysia (SOMLAY) since 2009. He was also the South East Asia Sommelier Alliance Chairman in 2011 & 2012.

Roderick was the Cluster Chief Sommelier of the Hilton Group for Malaysia & Vietnam and also a consultant to the Hilton properties in Thailand & Beijing. He also founded the Hilton Wine Academy in 2007 where he trained over 800 Team Members within the group as well as organized the first Hilton Sommelier Trophy in 2010.

He is in Macau attached to Galaxy Entertainment Group as their Group Cellar Master aka Director of Wine & Beverage overseeing the Wine & Beverage Program of the Group 7 Hotels & it’s restaurants & bars.

Awards Received:
On the local front, he regularly judges for numerous magazine or organization such as the Flavours Magazine, Hospitality Asia Platinum Award & was appointed the Chief Judge for the Prestige Magazine Wine Award in 2010. He was also invited to be featured in the Hot Chef series as a guest judge.

French Wine Appreciation

Malaysia
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Price: MYR 2,000.00

Duration: 8 Hours

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