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Meet Penfolds Wine Ambassador and SOMM Film Star: DLynn Proctor.

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DLynn Proctor is a man on a very unique mission. That mission is to educate the world about some of the greatest wines available.
A born and raised native of Dallas, he is now an international fixture in the wine industry. In 2008, Wine & Spirits Magazine named Proctor the “Best New Sommelier in America.” This proclama...tion was followed by articles and features in national media outlets such as Wine Spectator, Everyday with Rachael Ray, Decanter and The New York Times.DLynn also stars in the hit wine documentary, SOMM.
His professional credentials are quite impressive. Proctor is a member of numerous organizations, including the Guild of Sommeliers, the Chaine des Rotisseurs, and the American Sommelier Association. Recently, in March 2013 Proctor was named Winemaking Ambassador at Penfolds Wine of Australia. Join us Thursday for a special night ,experience the history of Penfolds and taste some of the famous wines.
From its humble beginnings in the mid-19th century, crafting fortified wine from a few cuttings brought from France, Penfolds has since become a leader in fine Australian winemaking, known the world over for its rich and complex Penfolds Grange.