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Gustibus Contacts

General contacts:

E-mail: info@gustibus.cz
Phone 1: +420 602 208 366
Phone 2: +420 603 505 160

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Helena Baker, AIWS
Wine, Food & Travel Writer
Chodouň 82, 267 51 Zdice
Czech Republic
E-mail: helena@bakerwine.cz; helena.baker@iex.cz
Phone: +420 602 208 366; +420 606 751 845
Fax: +420 311 685 747

Skype: bakerwine

Filip Valenta
Marketing & Technical Support
E-mail: seminar@gustibus.cz

About us:

Helena Baker, AIWS
- Holder of the Diploma in Wines & Spirits (WSET) Level 4 and member of IWS (Institute of Wines & Spirits) in London;
- Holder of a Formador Homologado del Vino de Jerez (Sherry Educator) certificate, delivered by the Consejo Regulador of Jerez;
- Holder of a special prize for articles with a wine theme in 2008 and 2009 awarded by the Czech Travel Press association for contributions to the field of wine literature;

Helena Baker, AIWS

- Holder of a certificate of wine taster and judge in accordance with the international ISO 8586 norms;
- Author and translator of 30 publications on wine and gastronomy, reviewer and contributor to specialised media in this country and abroad;
- Consultant to world-renowned authors Hugh Johnson and Jancis Robinson;
- Member of the board of the international journalists' organisation F.I.J.E.V. (Fédération Internationale des Journalistes et Écrivains des Vins et Spiritueux www.fijev.com) based in Paris, for which she has held office as delegate for the Czech Republic and Slovakia since 2007;
- Lecturer in courses on the world's wines;
- Jury member of international wine-judging panels (Concours Mondial de Bruxelles, Vinalies Internationales, Mundus Vini, Best of Riesling, Femmes et Vins du Monde, Vinoforum etc.) in national and international wine contests (France, Italy, Spain, Portugal, Germany, Belgium, the Netherlands, Luxembourg, Monaco, Hungary, Slovakia, Moldova, Brazil, Argentina, Chile, Uruguay etc.);
- Author of a regular monthly wine column in the weekly newspaper The Prague Post;
- Founder of the Slow Food (ČR) association, Ladies of Wine, The Prague Wine Society;
- Member of the fraternity orders Confrérie du Sabre d’Or, Chevalier du Cléray, Chaîne des Rôtisseurs, Europäische Weinritterschaft...