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Gerard Basset MW MS OBE, 1957-2019

January 17, 2019

In a long and glittering career, Gerard was named UK Sommelier of the Year, Best Sommelier in Europe and, in 2010, Best Sommelier of the World. He was a Master of Wine and a Master Sommelier and held a Wine MBA. In 2011 he was awarded an OBE for services to hospitality and in 2013 he was named Decanter's Man of the Year.