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Just a 50km drive from Cape Town, and with the natural beauty, food, people and cellar doors to rival any wine tourism region on earth, Stellenbosch is the biggest drawcard for wine lovers visiting South Africa. And if the district has a trump card in its varietal deck, then it's [...]
With a wealth of experience in Michelin starred hospitality and some of the world's most famous restaurants, Mathieu Gaignon is a judge at the Decanter Asia Wine Awards 2019Mathieu Gaignon has over twenty years' experience as head sommelier and restaurant manager at some of the world's most famous restaurants, including [...]
Anty Fung, Certified Sommelier and manager of professional wine storage company Hip Cellar, is a judge at the Decanter Asia Wine Awards 2019Anty FungAnty Fung Anty Fung is a Certified Sommelier, Certified Specialist of Wine and holder of the WSET Diploma. She currently divides her time managing professional wine storage company [...]
French and German wine specialist and founder of Wein & Vin Boon Heng, is a judge at the 2019 Decanter Asia Wine AwardsBoon HengBoon Heng Boon Heng was a Chartered Engineer by profession and has been learning about wine since 1999. After returning from London, Boon founded Wein & Vin in [...]
Mathias Camilleri MS, Head Sommelier at CÉ LA VI restaurant in Singapore, is a judge at the Decanter Asia Wine Awards 2019Mathias Camilleri MSMathias Camilleri MS Mathias Camilleri MS is currently Head Sommelier at CÉ LA VI in Singapore. Originally from France, Mathias began his career in wine in 2011 by [...]
Ignatius Chan, a sommelier and restaurateur from Singapore, is a judge in the Decanter Asia Wine Awards 2019Ignatius ChanIgnatius Chan Ignatius Chan is a sommelier and restaurateur who founded Iggy's restaurant in 2004, which is currently located in The Hilton Singapore. It recently received a Michelin star in the 2nd edition [...]
What do Château Pichon Longueville Lalande, Château de Beaucastel, Taylor Fladgate, Sassicaia and Mayacamas have in common? These great estates will all be pouring their benchmark wines in one place Oct. 17–19, at the seminars for this year's New York Wine Experience. The annual Wine Spectator event draws thousands of wine [...]