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MEET THE JUDGES

Recruited for their unrivalled expertise, the IWSC judges are at the heart of our awards

Our judges assess every glass put in front of them methodically to ensure a fair and true result, tasting and discussing each entry alongside the rest of the panel. Our panels consist of experts and influencers from every sector of the drinks trade, from buyers, importers and distributors to the specialists making and serving the drinks. View our judges below.

Belinda	 Kleinig
Belinda Kleinig

Position: Winemaker

Company: M&S

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Lucas Kussmaul
Lucas Kussmaul

Company: Identity Drinks

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Malu  Lambert
Malu Lambert

Position: Wine writer

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Malu  Lambert
Malu Lambert

Position: Wine writer

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Jono  Le Feuvre
Jono Le Feuvre

Position: Online Content Producer

Company: Han Drinks Solo

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Jono  Le Feuvre
Jono Le Feuvre

Position: Online Content Producer

Company: HanDrinksSolo

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Richard Legg
Richard Legg

Position: Spirits Educator

Company: Master of Malt

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Billy Leighton
Billy Leighton

Position: Chief Blender

Company: Irish Distillers - Central Laboratory

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Richard Lewis
Richard Lewis

Company: Enotria&Coe

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Daniele Liberati
Daniele Liberati

Position: Brand Manager

Company: Samaroli

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Josh  Linfitt
Josh Linfitt

Position: Bar manager

Company: Ugly butterfly

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