August 2013 Bay Area DEMA Meeting
Aug 28 2013
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
University of California - Oakland
1111 Franklin St
Oakland, CA 94607
All Private Service Professionals & Vendor Members are invited to attend the August meeting of the Domestic Estate Managers Association.
This month, DEMA members will be treated to a
"Wine Tasting and Wine Storage Presentation"
from Desmond Echavarrie, Master Sommelier and Senior Wine Advisor with Soutirrage, who will share his vast knowledge about wine and review for you:
Mr. Echavarrie will also bring with him wines to taste for a chance to gain first-hand experience with fine wines.
Attending your local DEMA meeting is a great opportunity to network with your peers and learn valuable information to help maintain your estate.
We hope you will join us!
About our Speaker
Master Sommelier Desmond "Desi" Echavarrie leads a team of wine specialists at Soutirrage offering high-touch, concierge style wine services to clients on everything from building and diversifying wine collections to coordinating wine-focused events.
Echavarrie was most recently a sommelier with the French Laundry, where he had worked since 2011. His awards include: winner of the Chaine des Rotisseurs Best Young Sommelier competition for the United States in 2004; winner of the U.S.'s Top New Somm competition in 2011; and in July 2012, the Court of Master's highest-ranking designation, Master Sommelier.