Before the first customer even walks into your restaurant or retail store, you can prepare to initiate the wine message if you assume the wine sale.
GREET YOUR CUSTOMER
Once your customer arrives, a warm and informative greeting helps you make a good impression. In a restaurant, greet the table with the menu and the wine list. In a retail store, introduce yourself and offer to help the customer find a bottle.
BRING WINE TO LIFE
Customers often ask, "What's good?" or "What do you recommend?"
They are really asking you to describe some dishes, narrow down their choices, and...
Wine Spectator is hiring an assistant tasting coordinator at its New York office. Get more details.
Wine Spectator is hiring an editorial assistant at its New York office. Get more details.
Wine Spectator is hiring an assistant tasting coordinator at its Napa, Calif., office. Get more details.
Sips & Tips | Wine & Healthy Living
Video Theater | Collecting & Auctions
New! Ratings Flash | New! Unfiltered