Judges for the World’s Best Wine Lists 2014

Senior Panel Judges

  • Ch’ng Poh Tiong

    Ch’ng Poh Tiong, a lawyer by training, is a highly influential and prolific publisher, writer, consu...

  • Andrew Jefford

    The World of Fine Wine’s contributing editor Andrew Jefford, the son of a vicar and eldest of...

  • Elin McCoy

    Elin McCoy is an award-winning journalist and author, focusing on the world of wine. She is a win...

  • Francis Percival

    The World of Fine Wine’s food editor Francis Percival read history at Christ’s College, Cambr...

  • Tom Stevenson

    Tom Stevenson has been writing about wine—particularly Champagne and Alsace—for more than 30 years. ...

  • Gerard Basset

    Gerard Basset MS MW OBE was born and raised in France. Having qualified as a chef, he moved to En...

Star Award Judges

  • Luciana Girotto

    Luciana Girotto was a sommelier for more than 25 years, serving in Michelin-starred restaurants i...

  • Kazumi Suzuki

    Kazumi Suzuki’s love for wine blossomed during her time at Berry Brothers & Rudd, and it has been gr...

  • Jane Parkinson

    Jane Parkinson is an award-winning wine writer, a wine expert for BBC1’s Saturday Kitchen ...

Covid-19 Update

The 7th edition of the World’s Best Wine Lists Awards will still continue. Anyone who already entered their list will be in the judging process which is not affected by the current Covid-19 crisis, and anyone still wishing to submit their wine list for a star award can do so until 30th October, 2020. The results will be published as usual by December 2020.

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