All posts by Sommelière Mimi

About Sommelière Mimi

Sommelière Mimi was born in Montreal in a wine loving family. Her wine tasting experience dates back to an early age and after studies in English Literature, Languages, Medical Laboratory, and even a Pilot License, she finally decided to officially learn the language of Cava, Prosecco, and Vitis vinifera by obtaining the Sommelier Diploma. Her “day job” as a Flight Attendant enables her to keep discovering products from around the world. Mimi has decided to pursue her wine studies and also share her joy in discovering wine.
  • WinePairingMain
    Your Go-To Guide to Pairing Food & Wine!

    Gear up because we’re going to battle!  At least, that’s how I felt whenever I had to select a wine for my meal in a restaurant. I wasn’t ready for the war wounds sustained by the grape...

    • Posted June 27, 2014
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  • MenWineMain
    How to be Manly while Drinking Wine

    The universality of wine knows few boundaries. The joy in discovering this vinous liquid is often surpassed by the hidden power it possesses in bringing people of different gender, color, beliefs, social classes, and knowledge.  It does...

    • Posted June 20, 2014
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  • WineBudgetMain
    Drinking Wine on a Budget

    I prefer to call it drinking wine on an economically responsible lifestyle. I realize we often need to prioritize our expenditures, make trade-offs between certain non-essential spending habits, but eliminating wine?  Mon Dieu, Non! Fear not, my ...

    • Posted June 13, 2014
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  • WineGlassesMain
    Style or Shape?

    When it comes to wine glasses, this world of stemware takes no prisoners. Not even my shoe collection can rival with such diversity and quantity. It seems a glass can be found for every occasion, wine style,...

    • Posted June 9, 2014
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