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Sommelier Evangelos Psofidis on Building an Exceptional Wine List and How to Enjoy Wine at Home

5 days ago   |   By Marriott Traveler

Evangelos Psofidis drinks a lot of wine. He has to - it's his job. Though he'll tell you it's not. He'll tell you that it's his passion.
Psofidis has been working at the Hotel Grande Bretagne, A Luxury Collection Hotel , in Athens, Greece, for 12 years and is the acting wine manager and head sommelier on property. In this time he has built a wine library that has been recognized for six consecutive years as one of the best wine lists in the world by Wine Spectator Magazine .
Hotel Grande Bretagne's wine list includes over 3,500 bottles.
“You know, if you want to have a really good wine...
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