#sommchat Roundup: Master Sommelier Matt Stamp on Islands, Teaching, and Natural Wine

If you're looking to become a sommelier, who better to learn from than Matt Stamp? Not only is he a Master Sommelier, but Matt's also the Education Director for the Guild of Sommeliers. He stopped by SommChat on Twitter to talk about natural wine, South Africa, two islands and a gorge, plus some parting advice for aspiring Master Sommeliers.

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Recommended, but with a caveat:

South Africa and Swartland:

Rodney Dangerfield of grapes?

Goin' Mobile:

Want to explore South African wines?

The inauspicious origins of a Master Sommelier:

Keep your eye on two islands and a gorge:

Some parting advice: