Fredrik Lindfors defends SM title

By on April 6, 2017

Grand Hôtel head sommelier won for the second consecutive year, Swedish Championships sommelier, which was held at Berns on Sunday. Final comprises seven parts including consists of serving, decanting, detailed wine recommendations and correction of a wine selection and identification of wine personalities, properties and regions and finally a thrilling blind test. Moment that Fredrik Lindfors completed with great finesse.

– I am extremely happy and proud of this win. In all honesty, I felt more pressure this year than last year because now it was about defending the title and for that very reason this feels extra good. Now I am aiming for the podium in Nordic Championship going in Helsinki this autumn, says Fredrik Lindfors, head sommelier at the Grand Hôtel Stockholm.

The competition is organized annually by the Swedish Sommelier Association and serves mainly to enhance the status of the profession. The championship also opens up the opportunity to compete internationally.

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