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Sommjoo

Level 21 Rookie
Wine professional
1 Days streak

Current Season 68 days to end

"Minjoo Kim, Advanced Sommelier, as the first and only Advanced female sommelier. Now,I am a Candidate of Master Sommelier 2021, in Texas, CMS America Chapter I began my foray into food and wine training to become a chef and received my Culinary Arts Diploma from Le Cordon Bleu in Sydney, Australia. It was during the time as a culinary apprentice that I realized my passion for wine and sought to further education at the International Culinary Center in New York, signing up the Intensive Sommelier Training program. In 2013, after passing the Court of Master Sommeliers Introductory and Certified Exams right after ICC diploma course done, I returned to Korea and began my wine career. I stated with sommelier in Italian dining, called ‘Noah’, Over 8 years I have worked as both Manager and Chief Sommelier for Hannam Liquor, Soseul Hannam, Keumuanf and Les Clefs de Crystal, where mostly were retail shops, restaurant and wine bar, I have also worked as a tasting educator for the International Food and Wine Society, and Judge of the Korea Sommelier Wine Awards and Korean Wine Fair ( in 2017, 2018, 2019), Asia Wine Trophy in 2019,2020 and Korean Wine Award (Chosun biz)2019, 2020. In 2017, I passed the Court of Master Sommeliers Advanced Sommelier Exam. which only 7individuals hold at the moment in Korea, I am the first, only female sommelier among them. I got the first place on Sommelier of the Year sommelier competition 2019. Now I have invitation from CMS to sit on the theory exam in 2021"

In Korea South

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Name

Sommjoo

Avg Time

75s

Avg Score

65.43%

Total Points

20982 pts

Around the world

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34º

Name

Sommjoo

Avg Time

75s

Avg Score

65.43%

Total Points

20982 pts

Trophies

Sommjoo’s Trophies

  • Silver Glass

    Silver Glass x 2

    If you rank within the top 10 players of the day you immediately earn 50 bonus points. It is possible to earn this trophy repeatedly, day after day.
  • Bronze Glass

    Bronze Glass

    If you rank within the top 50 players of the day, you immediately earn 25 bonus points. It is possible to earn this trophy repeatedly, day after day.
  • Perfection

    Perfection

    If you achieve a 100% perfect score in any one quiz you immediately earn 50 bonus points. It is possible to earn this trophy repeatedly, day after day.
  • I’m a fan !

    I’m a fan !

    If you play three days in a row, each additional day will give you 100 bonus points. If you skip one day, this combo will stop and you are back to day one.