Christina Nikiticheva is a certified wine specialist. Wine has been her passion for a long time, and in 2017 she decided to make it a profession. She is a WSET level 3 advanced sommelier with merit. She attended the WineQ school and the Moscow Academy of National Economy and Public Administration receiving the title of “Sommelier” with distinction.
She also graduated from the Kuban Institute of International Entrepreneurship and Management in «Modern viticulture and winemaking». Christina’s mission is to introduce new people to the world of wine and teach them how to select and enjoy wine. She tries to do it without snobbery.
On her Instagram page she talks about wine, food and health. She always recommends the best restaurants, wines, recipes and also a bit of her life. For Christina the biggest satisfaction is meeting with people offline. She likes to organize gastro eno dinners with lectures about wine, wine history and food pairing.
Christina loves delicious food, she cooks a lot and very well. She is sure that wine and food are inseparable, that’s why she writes recipes that match food very well with suitable wines.
Wine Influencer: @chris_tella
She hopes to study to become a chef in the near future, because she likes to study everything deeply, and doing it with high quality. At the moment she works as a development director and sommelier.
Christina’s Wine Certification
WSET Level 3
An advanced level qualification for professionals working in the wine industry and for wine enthusiasts.
Moscow Academy of National Economy and Public Administration “Sommelier”
Kuban Institute of International Entrepreneurship and Management «Modern viticulture and winemaking»
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