The Latvian Sommelier Association was founded on October 3, 2002. It is a voluntary public non-profit organization that wants to combine its persons and companies, professionally involved in the selection, purchase, sale and serving of wine and other beverages

According to its statutes, the association aims are to develop a wine culture in Latvia, and its direct task is to organize professional training and certification of wine waiters. About Sommelier Association may become a member any person or company who is recognized by its statutes.

Sommelier Association's founders in 2002 was: Valentine's Grandāne, Roman Komars Guntis Berzins and Einars Zalcmanis Ingmar Kūlnieks.

If you are interested in wine, you want to improve your knowledge in this field or you want to participate in promoting the wine culture in our country, you are welcome to Sommelier Association!