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Evan Goldstein, MS, is one of the country's most prolific food and wine industry veterans. His food and wine career began at age 19 from the kitchens of their Restaurant Le Saintongeais along with the Hotel Lancaster in Paris, Auberge du Soleil in Napa Valley, and Chez Panisse Cafe at Berkeley, California. In 1984 he joined his mom Chef and Author Joyce Goldstein in starting the celebrated San Francisco restaurant Square One at which sommelier his wine records obtained a multitude of awards. In 1987 he became the eighth American and youngest at the time to pass the esteemed Master Sommelier examination. Evan created education plans, wine training and service hospitality schools using Seagram Chateau & Estates Wines Organization, Diageo, Allied Domecq, and Beam Wine Estates. Moreover, Evan continues to train and examine applicants to the Court of Master Sommeliers as a Founding Board member. He's currently the President and Chief Education officer for Complete Circle Wine Solutions, Inc., a worldwide wine education and public relations company.

Evan is the author of Five Star Service: The Guide to Hospitality Excellence (About Premise Communications Inc. publishers) and the critically acclaimed novel, Perfect Pairings: A Master Sommelier's Practical Advice for Partnering Wine with Food (University of California Press). Moreover, Goldstein welcomes numerous novels with his mother Joyce Goldstein, such as Wine and Food Pairing from the Williams Sonoma Lifestyles collection and several others. His sequel acclaimed wine and food publication at the University of California Press, Daring Pairings: A Master Sommelier Matches Distinctive Wines with recipes in his favorite Chefs, published in April 2010. His Most Recent book, Wines of South America: The Vital Guide (University of California Press) was published in August of 2014.

Evan is a frequent editorial contributor to America's Santé magazine, a contributing editor for

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Evan Goldstein is rated 8 out of 10 based on 46 reviews.

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