The Judges

Jeff Berlin

Restaurant Manager / Wine & Spirits Buyer at A Cote Restaurant

Thomas Brenner

Sommelier and Wine buyer, Parcel 104, Marriott Intl, Santa Clara, CA

Rachel Candelaria

General Manager and Sommelier at Michelin-Starred and Wine Spectator "Grand Award" Recipient Restaurant

Sahar Gharai

Owner and Wine Buyer of La Dolce Vita Wine Lounge at La Dolce Vita Wine Lounge

Juli Gregg

Wine Director, Tony's Pizza Napoletana, Capos's Restaurant

Remi Petri

Co-Founder, Director of Supply Chain at

Sarah Trubnick

Wine & Spirits Director, Chai Consulting LLC and Owner and Wine Director, The Barrel Room San Francisco