Sake Sommelier United Kingdom – London
|School: VSF Wine Education|
|Sake Educator: Tony Vip|
|Courses Run: Introductory Sake Professional|
“VSF” stands for “Vin Sans Fin”, a wordplay in French meaning “wine without end”. We are a group of wine and spirits aficionados eager to share our enthusiasm for wine and spirits with you. Whether you are new to wine and spirits or have been enjoying wine and spirits for a long time, we definitely have something for you!.
We organise an array of tasting events, training courses, vineyard tours as well as networking events throughout the year. Check out our schedule and don’t miss out on your chance to explore the fascinating world of wine and spirits with us!
Tony Yip serves as Director at VSF Wine Education, a London-based wine school accredited by the Wine & Spirit Education Trust (WSET) and the Sake Sommelier Association (SSA).
He has worked in the language services industry for more than 15 years, with numerous clients in luxury goods, F&B and hospitality. This has led him to develop an interest in wine, spirits and Japanese saké, among other finer things in life.
Tony is certified by the SSA as a Sake Educator. He has passed both the SSA Certified Sake Sommelier course and the WSET Level 3 Award in Sake programme with distinction. He also holds the “International Kikisake-Shi” title from the Tokyo-based Sake Service Institute (SSI).
He is a Chartered Marketer/MCIM and a Voting Member of the American Translators Association (ATA).
Tony teaches the SSA Introductory Sake Professional course in Cantonese and Mandarin.