Hwee Peng - INTERNATIONAL
Lim Hwee Peng CWE, FWS is a fully-fledged wine service provider. In one of those professional roles as a wine educator, he desires to nurse an increasing pool of certified wine professionals through international wine certification programs that his eponymous wine school hosts in Singapore and South East Asia.
Despite being a graduate of multiple international and professional wine certified programs (WSET Level 3, Certified Specialist of Wines, Wine Australia Certified Australian Wine Educator, BIVB certified Bourgogne Wine Educator, NVV & CIA certified Napa Valley Wine Educator, Certified Spanish Wine Educator), Lim remains a committed student of wines as he continues acquiring intimate knowledge of the wine world through wine regional visits.
Lim also hones his tasting skills through wine judging opportunities in Australia (Royal Melbourne Wine Show, McLaren Vale Wine Show, Margaret River Wine Show, Adelaide Review Hot 100, Limestone Coast Wine Show, Royal Adelaide Wine Show, Royal Hobart Wine Show, Swan Valley Wine Show) South Africa (Veritas, Michelangelo Wine Show), South America (Cata d’Or), Italy (VinItaly), and recently at the Decanter Wine Asia Award in Hong Kong.
Among his professional accolades, Lim is honoured to be awarded DUX of Advanced Wine Assessment Course by Australian Wine Research InstituteLocally, he was also recognised by the Singapore Wine and F&B industries as a 'Sommelier Mentor of the Year 2017'; and shortly after garnering that industry award, he was also acknowledged as a 'Working Peoples' Advocate 2017' by the Singapore’s National Trades Union Congress for his efforts to increase professionalism among his peers.
In Jan 2018, Hwee Peng was recognised by Wine Scholar Guild as Best Instructor, French Wine Scholar Program 2017.