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The XIV edition of the world championship took place in Tokyo, in the Japan where some Sommeliers – real or cartoon – are acclaimed by hoards of enthusiastic fans as if they were film stars. It was organized by the Association de la Sommelerie Internationale which groups together 60 international organizations of professionals.
Veronique took part as shed had been elected Best Sommelier of the Americas 2012.
For the first selection on March 27th, 54 candidates took part with written and service trials.