Former Fearrington wine director Maximilian Kast, right, became one of 24 new master sommeliers in the country Wednesday after passing the toughest exam in wine. In a photo from 2016, Kast poses with Fearrington’s beverage and service director Paula de Pano, who joined the resort two years ago from Eleven Madison Park in New York.
Former Fearrington wine director Maximilian Kast, right, became one of 24 new master sommeliers in the country Wednesday after passing the toughest exam in wine. In a photo from 2016, Kast poses with Fearrington’s beverage and service director Paula de Pano, who joined the resort two years ago from Eleven Madison Park in New York. Fearrington Village
Former Fearrington wine director Maximilian Kast, right, became one of 24 new master sommeliers in the country Wednesday after passing the toughest exam in wine. In a photo from 2016, Kast poses with Fearrington’s beverage and service director Paula de Pano, who joined the resort two years ago from Eleven Madison Park in New York. Fearrington Village

He passed the hardest test in wine. Now Max Kast is NC’s only master sommelier.

September 06, 2018 11:29 AM