Somm's List

Oscar Adrian Montes Iga

EDUCATION & CERTIFICATIONS
International Wine & Spirits Guild. Certified Wine Instructor. (CWI) Level III
International Wine & Spirits Guild. Certified Executive Chef of Wine Arts. (ECWA) Level II
International Wine & Spirits Guild. Certified Fine Spirits Sommelier. (CFSS) Level I
Court of Master Sommeliers . Level 2 Certified Sommelier
Court of Master Sommeliers . Level 1 Introductory Sommelier Certificate
Society of Wine Educators . Certified Specialist of Wine (CSW)
Consejo Regulador de Jerez. (CSWS). Certified Sherry Wine Specialist
The Texas Wine School. Houston, TX (STW). Certified Specialist of Texas Wine
Wine & Spirit Education Trust. Level 1. Award in Sake
Austin Community College. Austin, TX. AAS Degree in Food & Beverage
Austin Community College. Austin, TX. AAS Degree in Hotel & Lodging
Austin Community College. Austin, TX. AAS in Meetings & Event Planning
Austin Community College. Austin, TX. AAS Degree in Travel & Tourism
Society of Wine Educators . Hospitality/Beverage Specialist Certificate
Cicerone Certification Program. Level I Certified Beer Server
Professional Bartending School. Mixology and Liquor Certification
American Hotel & Lodging Educational Institute. Certified Concierge
Culinary Business Academy. Rio Rancho, NM. Personal Chef Diploma
Ashworth University. Norcross, GA. Nutrition, Diet & Health Science
Ashworth University. Norcross, GA. Gourmet Catering
New York Institute of Photography. New York, NY. Professional Photography
EXPERIENCE
International Wine & Spirits Guild. Denver, CO. (CWI) Wine & Spirits Instructor & Education Team Manager
Kuhlman Cellars. Stonewall, TX. Senior Cellar Manager
Total Wine & More. Sunset Valley, TX. Wine Educator
Malaga Tapas & Bar. Austin, TX. Wine Director
Westcave Cellars Winery. Round Mountain, TX. Executive Sommelier
Driftwood Estate Winery. Driftwood, TX. Chef Sommelier
InterContinental Hotels Group. Austin, TX. Bar Manager / Concierge / Butler
Mandola Estate Winery & Trattoria Lisina. Driftwood, TX. Captain Tour Operator
SKILLS & EXPERTISE
Wine Educator
Wine Judge
Wine Historian
Cellar Management
Formal Sommelier Service
Tasting Room Management
Viticulture
Winemaking
Wine Writer and Photojournalist
Nutrition Specialist
Personal Chef
Wine and Food Pairing
Regional Expertise: Texas
Regional Expertise: France
Regional Expertise: Spain
Regional Expertise: Eastern Europe
Regional Expertise: Western Europe
Fine Spirits & Craft Mixology
Craft Beer and Sake
Tea & Beverage Specialist
WHAT I'M DRINKING NOW
VIDEO

  • Texas Wine Journal: A Look Inside

  • Kuhlman Cellars: Wine Life

  • Road Trippin' at Malaga
Share
Oscar Adrian Montes Iga
Oscar Adrian Montes Iga
Buda, TX
United States

International Wine & Spirits Guild
Certified Wine & Spirits Instructor