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Name  Paolo Basso
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Paolo Basso (born October 31, 1966 in Besnate) is a Swiss-Italian sommelier who won the prestigious “Best Sommelier of the World” title in 2013.


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Following the completion of his hotel management studies in Sondalo, Valtellina, and during different work placements in Swiss hotels and restaurants, he became fascinated by the world of wine and decided to specialize in this field professionally. As a first step towards achieving this goal he obtained the ‘Professional Sommelier’ diploma from the “Association Suisse Sommeliers Professionnels”. In addition to the long time spent working in one or two stars Michelin restaurants, Paolo Basso has worked for several years in the field of rare and collectable wines which has established him as an expert in this area.

Career highlights

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  • 1997: best sommeliers of Switzerland
  • 2000: second best sommelier of the World
  • 2004: second best sommelier of Europe
  • 2006: second best sommelier of Europe
  • 2007: second best sommelier of the World
  • 2008: second best sommelier of Europe
  • 2010: second best sommelier of the World
  • 2010. best sommelier of Europe
  • 2013. World Best Sommelier 2013 [1]

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