International wine &
spirit competition

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MEET THE JUDGES

Recruited for their expertise knowledge of the industry, the IWSC judges are at the heart of the competition.

The judges assess each wine or spirit with care to ensure a fair and accurate result, tasting and discussing each entry with the rest of the panel. The IWSC also runs an Associate Judging Programme in partnership with the WSET and Plumpton College, offering new industry talent the opportunity to gain experience by acting as a judge and partaking in discussions with some of the most knowledgeable people in the industry – the IWSC judges. View the judges from 2019 below.