Wine and Dine In LA With Anush
Friday January 22, 2021 Part (1) Join Anush Gharibyan O’Conor Her Special Guest, Irina Ponomarenko
Raised in Russia, Irina Ponomarenko moved from New York to California to pursue graduate work in political science but soon was seduced by the world of wine and spirits. A Silver Pin Certified Sommelier (NASA/AIS/WSA), course developer, and wine educator with the North American Sommelier Association, she also serves as Wine & Spirits Educator at the Center for Culinary Culture in Los Angeles. Additionally, Irina is a BNIC Cognac Educator and Certified Sherry Educator, and it’s in these capacities that she works to increase consumer appreciation for two—from a long list!—of her favorite drinks.