OUR EDUCATORS

are all obsessed about wines!

We all have an unbearable need to share with you our passion through the promotion of wine appreciation.
Dive into the wonderful world of wine with us!

Vivian Bio 2021

VIVIAN LEE

Co-Founder

Grew up traveling and living in different parts of the world, from New Zealand, to UK and Hong Kong, triggered Vivian's interest in food and wine. On top of culinary training under Chef Meyes at the renowned NZSFW and of Michelin Chef Alain Ducasse. Vivian has also been conducting WSET classes in numerous institutes, hosting bespoke tasting events, wine workshops and staff training.

Vivian believes that every glass is an adventure, and that the joy of wine tasting can be greatly enhanced through sharing and cultivating wine knowledge.

Qualifications:

WSET Certified Educator

WSET Diploma Graduate

Certified Sherry Educator

SSI International Kikisake-shi 國際唎酒師

SSI 日本酒品質鑑定士

The University of Hong Kong Wine Society - Wine Coach

NZSFA Certificate in Cookery

​Le Centre de Formation d'Alain Ducasse - Certificate of Training

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XI XI

Tutor

Xi Xi grew up in America, got her first taste of Tequila in México City and the first drop of Sancerre while studying in Paris. With an inquisitive mind, plus degrees in geology, chemical engineering and multi-language skills, Xi Xi has travelled all over the world visiting vineyards and winemakers.  She is keenly interested in the culture, history and science behind each wine and spirit.

Qualifications:
WSET Diploma Graduate

Italian Wine Maestro

Spanish Wine Scholar (top-scoring)

Rioja Wine Academy Diploma Graduate

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FRANCES CHAN

Tutor

Frances was born and raised in Hong Kong, she has been working in Food and Beverage industry for 8 years with 5 years working as a Sommelier in a private membership club. Throughout her career as a Sommelier, Frances always enjoys tasting different wines with clients and colleagues.  She is very dedicated in her study of wine, which is motivated by her endless desire to unveil the stories behind every bottle.

Wonder what her next discovery will be!

Qualifications & Awards:

WSET Diploma Graduate

Court of Master Sommelier - Certified Sommelier

French Wine Scholar by Wine Scholar Guild

WSET Sake Level 3

2018 Greater China Sommelier Competition -  Grand Final