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Each week we publish stories about the best wines and spirits, our experts, upcoming events, and beverage industry news. And, don't miss our new IWSC Insights series, where we take an in-depth look into drinks businesses and markets around the world. Looking for recommendations? Visit our consumer website Club Oenologique to read our top 10s and reviews.

Wine news

Judge profile: Dirceu Vianna Junior MW

With almost three decades of experience in the wine industry, Dirceu Vianna Jr ('Junior') consults for several businesses in different parts of the world

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Spirit news

Judge profile: Arthur Nägele

Nägele is an independent spirits educator and consultant, and a founding member of the Spirituosenakademie which provides training for the wine and spirits industries

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Wine news

Judge profile: Victoria Burt MW

Victoria Burt is a Master of Wine, and works at the Wine and Spirit Education Trust (WSET) as Research & Development Manager

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The Julian Brind Memorial Trophy for Outstanding Achievement in the Wine Industry shortlist: Sula Richardson

Sula Richardson works at food and drink communications agency Phipps Relations

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Wine news

The Julian Brind Memorial Trophy for Outstanding Achievement in the Wine Industry shortlist: Tom Surgey

Tom Surgey is the Sales & Business Development Director for English winery Ridgeview

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Spirit news

Judge profile: Tobias Gorn

Tobias Gorn started his drinks industry career in 2003

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Wine news

Judge profile: Danny Cameron

Danny Cameron is a wine consultant specialising in Portuguese wines

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Spirit news

Q&A: Forsyths managing director Richard Forsyth

Distillery design and build firm Forsyths, sponsor of the IWSC Distiller of the Year award 2019, is a family-run company now in its fourth generation

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IWSC news

The Conversion Group invests in Académie du Vin Library

The Conversion Group is pleased to announce a major investment in the Académie du Vin Library, a newly launched publishing house specialising in wine writing of the past, present and future

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