Sommelier needed at Luxury Adventure Resort in Tennessee

Job Details

  • Date Posted: July 24, 2020
  • Location: , Walland, TN
  • Company: Blackberry Farm
  • Job Type: Full Time
  • Salary: TND
  • Housing Offered: Maybe
  • Experience: 2-5 yrs

Company Contact

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  • , Walland, TN
  • TND

Blackberry Farm

The Sommelier at the Barn will need to be someone who yearns to cultivate the best guest experience possible with the idea that food and wine are inseparable. In addition, the Sommelier is responsible for managing all daily bar and beverage functions for the hotel company and ensuring a successful 5 star experience for guests.

Essential duties:

  • Position will include, but not limited to, in assisting leading the overall operation of the Wine Program.
  • Responsible for Inventory Maintenance
  • Restock and maintenance of Bar
  • Develop cocktail program to increase revenue and change seasonally
  • Monitor bar service standards and adjust as needed
  • Assist in restocking of Wine
  • Maintenance and upkeep cellars and beverage storage areas
  • Understand bar service and operations
  • Perform supervisor duties in the absence of the Dining Room Manager or as needed
  • Strong knowledge of wine & spirits as well as non-alcoholic beverages
  • Strong leadership skills
  • Assist with the inventory count of bar supplies and maintain a par level of these items
  • Assist in managing the ordering and receiving of wine
  • Assist in set up of wine tastings daily as needed
  • Train staff on wines, spirits and cocktails
  • Ensure beverage coverage is in place at applicable services
  • Maintenance and stewardship of the wine list and beverage menus


  • Court of Masters Sommelier – Level 2 Certified required
  • 4 year degree in culinary arts preferred
  • Experience in the hospitality industry preferred
  • Technical school or on the job formal training of Wine and Spirits preferred

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