Wine Event Consulting
Services offered by Ronn Wiegand to executives, professionals
Let him help you deliver the best wines, wine information
and wine service at your events, to your executives and to
Lunches & Dinners
- Wine Selection & Sourcing
- Pairing Wines With Appetizers & Various Courses
- Commentary on Selected Wines
Mr. Wiegand will select delicious wines to serve at meetings,
receptions, lunches and/or dinners. Wines can be moderately
priced or rare and very expensive. Wiegand will personally
source all wines for each event.
The selected wines will match food courses and meet any
budget. With his vast knowledge of wines of the world, he
can tailor the selections to specific themes or taste preferences
(for example, New Wine Discoveries From California, Classic
Wines of France, Best Wines From Down Under).
Mr. Wiegand can be present at events to answer questions
about the wines, and, if desired, to address the group about
them. He can also provide written commentary about them.
Visa International, Sun Microsystems, and Merrill
Overseeing Event Wine Service
Mr. Wiegand is a Master Sommelier, the sixth American ever
to become one, and has 35 years of wine service experience.
He will preside over all aspects of wine service for any
meeting or event, including the arrangement of “blind”
wine tastings for executives and clients.
Recently, Mr. Wiegand was Sommelier presiding over the wine
service for a Merrill Lynch 2005 Board of Directors meeting,
whose dinner guest chef was Thomas Keller (The French Laundry,
Yountville, California and Per Se, New York).
Guest Speaker (Lectures
& Educational Tastings)
Mr. Wiegand has spoken about wine to dozens of groups during
the past 30 years. He has led hundreds of educational tastings
in his career, on topics from “How To Taste Wine”
to “The Wines of Italy”. He can create a tasting
and/or presentation on virtually any wine subject.
Have included Walt Disney World, American Express, and Barclays
Shopper & Cellar Management
Mr. Wiegand has extensive wine contacts throughout the
world, and can source nearly any wine for executives and
Mr. Wiegand is one of the best wine tasters in the USA.
In his role as publisher of Restaurant Wine, he tastes approximately
5,000 new release wines from around the world, and can provide
real-time recommendations of top quality wines to individuals
who wish to purchase wines for their cellars or collections.
If you are developing, expanding or insuring your wine
cellar, he can definitely help. He provides expert advice
- What wines to buy
- Which wines to drink when in your cellar
- Valuations for assessment purposes
Mr. Wiegand regularly recommends and/or sources wines
for collectors and executives. All consultation is done
on a strictly confidential basis.