The restaurant's Vincents sommelier Raimonds Tomsons and Latvian delegation are going to Tokyo, Japan to participate in World`s Best Sommelier Championship. Since 1969 every three years this contest is organized in different member country by the International Sommelier Association (Association Internationale de la Sommellerie). Raimonds represented Latvia in this contest in 2009 in Chile.
This year competition will be held in Japan and more than 60 contestants will strive in the battle for the championship title. Preliminary elimination rounds will be held un 27th and 28th of March, and final in 29th of March.
Raimonds Tomsons President of Latvian Sommelier Association is leading Latvian delegation. Jānis Kaļķis will participate in competition.