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Suvad “Suwi” Zlatic: Sommelier by passion. Winner of several international awards. Among others Best Sommelier of Austria 2014 and 2021. Founder of Suwine.

A Tyrolean with Bosnian roots.

At home in the Alps-Adriatic-region and in the world of wine and delicacies.

Experiences & reviews about Suwi Zlatic

The slogan for my Life: If you let others be small next to you, you will never be big by yourself!

Suwi Zlatic

Sommelier, coach and trainer, gourmet shop operator


  • Serbo-Croatia (1st mother language)
  • German (2nd mother language)
  • English (extended knowledge)


Happy and satisfied customers (excerpt)

  • Raffl’s Tyrol Hotel & St. Antonerhof
  • Hotel Leutascherhof
  • Hotel Yscla
  • Interalpen- Hotel Tyrol
  • Pannobile
  • Vinea Wachau Nobilis Districtus
  • Bureau du Champagne, Deutschland & Österreich
  • Comite Interprofessionnel du Vin de Champagne
  • Sake Sommelier Association
  • Austrian Sommelier Union
  • Tyrolean Sommelier Association
  • Sommelier Union Germany
  • Hrvatski Sommelierski Klub
  • Volksbank Tirol

Career, training and milestones


Dritter Platz europäisch-afrikanische Sommeliermeisterschaft (Limassol, Zypern)

Bester Sommelier Österreichs

Eröffnung Terrassa del Sol in Landeck


Eröffnung “Gourmet Play Store” in Landeck


Gründung von GENIUS tartufi


ROLLING PIN Sommelier 2018


Sake Educator License

ASI 16th Europe Best Sommelier

Manager and Owner of Suwine

Educator on Wine Univerity Krems


ASI 16th Worlds Best Sommelier

Vineus “Sommelier of the Year”


Vice President of Tirolean Sommelier Association

Captain of the Austrian Sommelier National Team

A.S.I. Certified Diploma

Winner Concours Autriche des Ambassadeurs du Champagne

Winner Concours Européen des Ambassadeurs du Champagne


Saké Sommelier

Winner Sommelier Challenge “Best Sommelier of Austria”

Certified Sommelier Exam by Court of Master Sommeliers Europe

Advanced Sommelier Exam by Court of Master Sommeliers Europe


Introductory Sommelier Exam by Court of Master Sommeliers Europe


Finalist Sommelier Challenge “Best Sommelier of Austria”


Beginning: WIFI Trainer for the department Tourism

Further education for Dipl. Sommelier


Beginning: Chef Sommelier and Maitre de Hotel


Restaurant manager for ‘à la Carte’
(up to 2006)


European-African Sommelier Championship 2021

ASI Contest – Best Sommelier of Europe & Africa 2021 | Fotocredit: Xeniya Volosnikova (ASI)

Third place at the 2021 European-African Sommelier Championship in Limassol, Cyprus.

Cheers and relief!
After four days of demanding theoretical and practical examinations, the jury announced the ranking of the best ten candidates – and thus the names of the three finalists, who were brought on stage immediately afterwards for the performance.

Among them Suwi Zlatic, who finally secured the third place of this sommelier championship.

For the tests at the final, various restaurant situations were set up and staffed with top-class guests – former winners of international sommelier competitions.

ASI Contest – Best Sommelier of Europe & Africa 2021

Fotocredit: Xeniya Volosnikova (ASI)
Press release:Sommelier Union Austria

Best Sommelier in Austria 2014/21

Best Sommelier Austria 2021 | Photo credit: Christine Miess

The State Championship of the Austrian Sommelier Association is the toughest sommelier competition in the country and is currently held every three years.

In 2014 and 2021, Suwi Zlatic scored the highest in all areas and immediately had the audience under control with his charm.

The Tyrolean was able to prevail with a brilliant performance in a competition that was exciting right up to the end.

His first place was also the ticket for the Sommelier World Championship 2016 in Argentina and 2022 in France.

Nervousness, sovereignty and tasting routine ultimately decided the victory.

Fotocredit (2021): Christine Miess
Press release:Tiroler Sommelierverein (TSOV)

Ambassadeur du Champagne 2015/16

Suvad Zlatic represented Austria in the European competition after winning the Austrian final on September 22, 2015.

The graduate sommelier is maître d’hôtel and head sommelier at Geiger’s Posthotel in Serfaus, Tyrol. Suvad Zlatic is a WIFI trainer for the tourism department, where he teaches apprentices, bartenders, young sommeliers, chefs, graduate sommeliers and bartenders.

In addition, the 32-year-old is involved voluntarily in the Tyrolean Sommelier Association and the Austrian Sommelier Association

In 2012 and 2013, the Austrian candidates Christine Myr and Elisabeth Eder won the Prix Spécial in the European final.


Vineus Sommelier of the year 2016

The award of the VINEUS joins a long list of prestigious awards:

In the competition for the world’s best sommeliers, he now occupies a place in the top third, last year he won the “European Champagne Ambassador” award for Austria for the first time, and before that he was the winner of the “Ambassadeur de Champagne Autriche”.

In 2014 he was state champion and thus “Best Sommelier Austria”.

With the Vineus 2016, his skills are once again honored.

Press release:

Sake Educator – Sake Sommelier SSA

Suwine has succeeded in bringing the Sake Sommelier Association (SSA) license to Austria for the first time.

As the only institution Austria-wide.

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Gourmet Play Store Landeck


Maisengasse 6, A-6500 Landeck

opening hours

​Tuesday - Friday: 10 - 12 am, 3 - 6 pm
Saturday, Sunday, Monday, Holiday: closed

(Gift-) Pick-up is also possible outside of the opening hours by telephone agreement!


Suvad Zlatic
Ödweg 6, A-6500 Landeck
+43 664 751 63 808 /