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Jim regularly writes for leading industry magazines Somm Journal and Food Service. Click on articles to read more.

Jim at a private tasting of Mailly Champagnes, Marne Valley, France

Chateau Mercier – Sierre Switzerland – 2015

Vineyard surrounding Chateau Mercier, Sierre, Switzerland - 2015

“ Schloss Vollrads is a castle and wine estate situated in the Rheingau wine region in Germany, that has been making wine for over 800 years and was founded in 1330. Schloss Vollrads is situated 59km west of Frankfurt (around 50 minutes by car). For further information – www.schlossvollrads.com

“Jim is the wine consultant to Accor Hotels Australia and is the brand ambassador to Mercure and Pullman properties. Jim and his team from Accor taste a great number of wines and wine styles each year to help enhance our product and give our guests a wide selection from around Australia. The ‘Mercure’ list known as “Great Wines of Australia” changes twice a year with the Autumn & Winter and Spring & Summer lists reflecting wine regions best suited to the various wine styles. There are over 70 Mercure properties throughout every State and Territory in the country.www.mercure.com.au

“The new and ever expanding Pullman Hotel & Resort portfolio is aimed at the business and leisure traveller. At present there are 11 Pullman Hotel & Resort properties throughout Australia and this is said to grow over the coming years. Pullman Melbourne; Port Douglas (Queensland), Sea Temple Resort and Spa; Palm Cove Sea Temple Resort and Spa; Pullman, Brisbane, St George Square; Pullman Cairns International; Pullman Quay Grand, Sydney Harbour; Pullman Bunker Bay, Margaret River (WA); Pullman Sydney Hyde Park; Sails in the Desert (member Pullman Hotels), Ayres Rock; Pullman Reef Hotel & Casino, Cairns; Pullman Sydney Olympic Park. www.pullmanhotels.com..



1455 Kiler Canyon Rd.
Paso Robles, CA 93446-3718





Jim McMahon travels and lectures widely in the area of food and wine. He was a member of the National Council of the Australian Society of Wine Education representing Queensland and then NSW from 1990-1999, and is sought after for writing/speaking and wine judging engagements worldwide.
Photo QE2 2006

Pol Roger Cellars Epernay, France.

Chateau Mercier – Sierre Switzerland – 2015


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