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 All Private Service Professionals and Vendor Members are invited to the January meeting of the Domestic Estate Management Association.

This month, Claude Robbins, President and Director of Education for the International Wine Guild, will present,

“Selecting the Appropriate Wine – Wine and Food Pairing”

Interntl wine guild glassesWine/food pairing is not something that only occurs for special events or in restaurants.  It can occur every day in the household you manage as well.  This presentation will provide an overview, outlining a methodology for pairing as well as typical pairing issues;

  • how to break down a dish
  • how to make pairing decisions
  • key techniques to consider

Attending your local DEMA meeting is a great way to network with your peers and learn valuable information to help maintain your estate.

We hope you will join us!


  About our Speaker:

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Through the International Wine Guild, Claude Robbins has earned both a Guild Wine Master and Master Wine Educator diplomas.  The Guild is considered one of the top five wine schools in the US by both the Wall Street Journal and Food & Wine magazine.  Mr. Robbins is one of the founders of the school.

He is also the author of the book “Corks & Forks: The Principles of Wine and Food Pairing” and teaches a Master level wine and food pairing course at the school.  

He has more than 30 years experience in the industry, including being a wine importer as well as being a partner in a larger retail store in addition to being an Administrator of the International Wine Guild.  The Guild has just become a preferred vendor to DEMA.

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Monday, January 27th, 2014 from 7:00 – 9:00 PM (EST)


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Pioneer Linens
210 N Clematis St
West Palm Beach, FL 33401


Metered street parking and pay lots


Please RSVP by Friday, January 24th or sooner. 



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Kelly Larson
(313) 231-1409

The Domestic Estate Management Association provides an educational platform for Private Service Professionals interested in creating a better career.

Our membership consists of:
Butler, Caretaker, Domestic Couple, Elder Caregiver, Enlisted Aide, Estate Manager, Executive Personal Assistant, Family Office Employee, Household Manager, Houseman, Housekeeper, Major Domo, Nanny, Personal Assistant, Private/Personal Chef, Private Jet Staff, Property Manager and Yacht Crew.