Since moving to England in 1994, Matthieu Longuère MS
has worked as head sommelier at Lucknam Park
near Bath, Hotel du Vin
in Bristol and La Trompette
He is currently Le Cordon Bleu
’s wine development manager at their school in London, where he develops and teaches their diploma in wine, gastronomy and management, and the certificate in wine and beverage studies.
In 2000, Longuère
won the UK Sommelier of the Year Competition Trophée Ruinart. Representing the UK, he reached the semi-final of the Best Sommelier of Europe competition in 2010.Longuère
became a Master Sommelier in 2005.