We Talk With Jordan Cowe - Certified Wine Educator
October 19, 2015
Hosted by Steven Nicolle
Jordan Cowe joins us to talk about his experiences and how one can quickly climb the ladder in the wine industry. There are so many wine courses out there what do we choose? Then it is just not the wine course itself but what other things should an aspiring sommelier do to gain the knowledge? Some the things he suggest sound quite simple but are nevertheless pertinent in reaching that higher ground. I think after you listen to this episode you will be running to the wine store to purchase a bottle to share with friends!
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Steven Nicolle has been working in the Hospitality Industry for over 35 years, starting with a bartending course he took in 1979. From that bartending course he worked in such places as England and Switzerland, to luxury cruise ships. It was a cruise ship where he met his wife of nearly 20 years.
Having been a Bar Manager, Restaurant Manager, Maitre D’, and Food and Beverage Manager to name a few positions he has held, Steven can speak from experience when speaking on any topic regarding the Hospitality Industry. From here or abroad, Steven has an opinion on what it's like to work in the industry.
A teacher of bartending, and currently employed as a waiter, Steven has his ear to the ground on what is going on in the Hospitality Industry. A blogger since 2008, he has appeared on CNN as a guest on-line and has been on the documentary program called the Doc Zone where he imparts some words of wisdom regarding service. A recent graduate of the International Sommelier Guild, his active pursuit of knowledge and serving others makes Steven a must listen to host each week.