There was glitz. There was gala. There was business. There were bubbles.
The ASI’s 50th anniversary in Reims exceeded all expectations in terms of both substance and presentation. History was in the air as wine service professionals from around the globe gathered in the same city, often even the same buildings where the organization was first born 50 years ago.
This issue of the newsletter is dedicated entirely to the ASI’s two-day sojourn in Reims. With reports on official business from the two-day ASI General Assembly and impressions from two days of social events in and around Reims and Épernay.