Application Now Open for the first-ever Canada Wine Sommelier Championship in Greater China 

by Heidi Chan

The Trade Commissioner Service of the Government of Canada will be launching the first-ever Canadian Wine Sommelier Championship (CWSC) for sommeliers and food & beverage professionals in hotels, restaurants, bars, or clubs in Greater China. Now calling all contestants from mainland China, Hong Kong and Macao.

The Semi-Final will take place on September 18, 2017, in the cities of Beijing, Shanghai, Chongqing, Guangzhou, and Hong Kong.  The Final will be held in late November 2017 in Hong Kong.

For contest details and eligibility, visit the competition's official website:

Registration closes on August 16, 2017

For enquiries, please email