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NOW Magazine

Posted July 11, 2013 | 1:34 pm, by Mirella

Canada’s first and only master cicerone – the most prestigious global certification of beer knowledge – Mirella Amato is Toronto’s own guru of brew. She founded in 2007, a site that guides the curious via seminars, tasting series and food pairings, and plans to add a book to her resumé in 2014…


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Calgary Herald

Posted August 2, 2012 | 1:44 am, by Mirella

Mirella Amato knows her beer. She holds the distinction of being the first woman in Canada to become a Certified Cicerone (pronounced sis-uh-rohn), which is the beer equivalent of a sommelier, and is constantly expanding her knowledge and experience through further education and interactions in the industry….


Upcoming Beer Tastings in Toronto

Posted July 9, 2012 | 4:54 pm, by Mirella

Would you like to join me for a beer tasting in Toronto this Month? Here are some details on the public tastings that I will be guiding this month: A Beer Class Monday, July 16th: 6:30pm  at Thirsty and Miserable Join Certified Cicerone Mirella Amato, of for a guided tasting of six delicious beers. Learn about the various flavours in beer and where they come from. Discover the traditions that have shaped the current beer landscape in Ontario and hear […]


Toronto Star

Posted August 11, 2009 | 4:41 pm, by Mirella

Women are also becoming more involved in the brewing industry – everything from sales and marketing, to quality control and even brewing. Still, old stereotypes die hard, says Mirella Amato, a Toronto-based beer judge and speaker. At the Toronto Festival of Beer last week, Amato presented two women-only beer tours…


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