Judges for the World’s Best Wine Lists 2020

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...

  • Andreas Larsson

    Andreas Larsson was born in Stockholm and worked as a chef before training as a sommelier. He is ...

  • 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...

  • Alder Yarrow

    San Francisco Magazine has called Alder Yarrow “The Wine World’s Brightest Cyberstar” and he ...

  • James Tidwell MS

    James Tidwell, Master Sommelier, is a writer, speaker, educator, and wine event producer. He is c...

Star Award Judges

  • Victoria Daskal

    Victoria Daskal is founder and director of Mummy Wine Club which offers a monthly wine subscripti...

  • Luciana Girotto

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

  • Anne Krebiehl MW

    German-born but London-based, Anne Krebiehl MW is a freelance wine writer and lecturer. She contr...

  • Camilla Bowler

    Camilla Bowler joined the wine trade in 2006 after a degree in English and French. She spent 10 y...

  • Jeremy Wilkinson

    Jeremy Wilkinson started his working life as an academic teaching chemistry at the Universities o...

  • Anja Breit

    Anja discovered her passion for wine whilst working at the iconic Hotel Bareiss in Baiersbronn / ...

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. The results will be published as usual by December 2020.

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