Joel Harrison


Member of the Spirits Judging Committee

Joel Harrison is an award-winning drinks writer and commentator specialising in whisky and fine spirits, which he has been focused on for over a decade. 

He is a Keeper of the Quaich, the highest honour in Scotch whisky, a member of Compagnie des Mousquetaires d’Armagnac in the world of brandy, and a 'Rectifier' in The Gin Guild, as well as a WSET trained educator. 

Harrison has been a key member of the IWSC judging team for many years, as both a judge and Panel Chair.

Joel Harrison