International wine &
spirit competition

Panel Judges

Panel Judges

Roger Barnes

Roger Barnes



Panel Judge

A globally renowned rum connoisseur whose knowledge of rums is well respected by industry professionals.

Advises & trains on and off-trade personnel on the category of rum.

Consults with new and existing brands and presents at consumer tastings. Experienced rum judge.

Over 25 years in the industry. Current importer and distributor of rums.