Roger Jones


Chair Judge

Having held a Michelin Star for 12 years, Roger balances his love of food with wine to give a great balance when it comes to wine tasting.

He is one of the founding editors for, Ambassador to The Champagne and Sparkling Wine World Championships, and works with Wine Australia, New Zealand Wine Growers and Wines of South Africa promoting their wines.

He works with many prestige wine brands promoting their wines marched to his food.

Roger also sits on The Taittinger Sommelier of The Year Competition as the only non MS or MW. He is the founder of The Mamba Decanter Awards and The Tri Nations Wine Challenges.

In between these he also manages to make his own wines in South Africa under The Jones Family Collection. Outside food and wine he is a huge Welsh Rugby supporter and is involved in numerous Charities in Wales.

Roger Jones