Episode 690 Rebecca Lawrence interviews Yoshiro Nagase in this episode of Voices on the Italian Wine Podcast.
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About today’s guest:
Born in 1974 in Japan, Yoshihiro Nagase has devoted himself to Italian Wine, first gaining experience cooking and serving at Italian restaurant in Japan, then from 2002~2005 He worked as a cameliere and sommelier mainly in Bologna and Piemote, Italy. After this experience abroad, he went back to Japan and took work as a sommelier in Tokyo, Japan, applying his unique experience and passion. From there he won the 8th Italian wine Best sommelier competition in Japan (JETCUP) and in 2018 he established Quattrovini Co., Ltd. At which he is the Representative Director and President. Yoshihiro also attended the Vinitaly International Academy in pursuit of the coveted Italian Wine Ambassador title!
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More about the host Rebecca Lawrence:
Future voice of the BBC and English Language voice of Professor Attilio Scienza, Rebecca Lawrence has stepped in to host special this series on the Italian Wine Podcast. An esteemed wine educator, writer, and all-around polymath Rebecca is adding a fresh voice to the Italian Wine Podcast lineup. Her show Voices focuses on diversity and allyship in the wine sector, often interviewing guests that are doing their part to enact positive changes within the wine industry all over the world.
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