Sahar Gharai

Owner, La Dolce Vita Wine Lounge, Petaluma, CA

Sahar has owned and operated La Dolce, a wine Lounge in California, for the past 10 years. She has been in the wine industry since 2002 and has recently completed her WSET Level 3 in London and her French Wine Scholar certification in Bordeaux.


Meet our 2021 Judges

Peter Marks MW

Master of Wine, Partner & Vice President at Napa Valley Wine Academy

Susan R Lin MW

Master of Wine and Head of Wine Expertise for online fine wine retailer Belmont Wine Exchange

Juli Gregg

Wine Director, Tony's Pizza Napoletana/ Capos's, Restaurant Consultant, San Francisco, California