Honoured to Introduce

François Chartier

President / Best Sommelier in the World Chartier World LAB - Barcelona / Tokyo / Montreal


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His exceptional track record places him in a class of his own: winner of the prestigious title of Best Sommelier in the World (Sopexa Grand Prix 1994), he also won the prize for Best Cookbook in the World, twice (2010 Paris, 2016 China), and Best Wine & Food Matching Book in the World (2013 Paris). François is also an advisor on the research committee for the new SONY AI: Artificial Intelligence & Gastronomy project in Tokyo, and Master Blender of TANAKA 1789 X CHARTIER sake project, at Tanaka Brewery, one of Japan oldest sake breweries

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Expertise

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Aromas Specialist

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Best-selling author

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Master Blender

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Wine and Food harmonies

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Wine Producer

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Worlds Best Sommelier

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Sakes

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Global Advisor

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Recipe Creation

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Food and Wine Matching

Achievements

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    Best Innovative CookBook in the World (2010 & 2016, and Best Matching Wine & Food Book in the World 2013 - Gourmand Awards
    2013
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    Chevalier de l’Ordre national du Québec
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    Master Blender TANAKA 1789 X CHARTIER Sake project, Miyagi, Japan
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    Best Sommelier in The World (Grand Prix Sopexa 1994 Paris)
    1994
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    Mérite de la Restauration Award

Clients

Featured Videos

Webinar/Events

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THE FIRST LIVE “VIRTUAL” CHARITY GALA DINNER WITH THE TORRES BROTHERS AND FRANÇOIS CHARTIER, BY THE D.O. CAVA

On 30 May, 2020, the D.O. Cava and François Chartier (who had the idea of this first ever “virtual” charity Gala Dinner) held a virtual Charity Gala Dinner led by chefs the Barcelona Michelin Stars (2) chef Torres brothers (Cocina Torres) and “Créateur d’harmonies” François Chartier. A hugely entertaining evening thanks to the welcoming nature…

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CHARTIER PARTNER AT THE FIRST ANNUAL VIRTUAL FUNDRAISER FOR PARKINSON CANADA

On June 5, 2020, the Quebec “créateur d’harmonies” François Chartier was one of the partners of this first national virtual charity campaign offered in a new format: a digital fund-raising evening live on ZOOM, to benefit people suffering from Parkinson’s disease. Organized for Parkinson Canada in collaboration with Sid Lee agency, this original event brought…

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