The Circle of Wine Writers is the world's leading international association of wine and spirits authors, writers, journalists, bloggers, broadcasters, photographers and educators.


Sharing knowledge and insight


Ongoing education and development


Connecting the trade and communicators

Meet some of our members

Jane Anson

Jane Anson is one of the most respected writers and experts on the wines of Bordeaux. She is author of the award-winning book, Inside Bordeaux, and a correspondent for Decanter magazine.

Jancis Robinson MW OBE

Described by Decanter magazine as 'the most respected wine critic and journalist in the world', Jancis Robinson was the first person outside the wine trade to pass the rigorous Master of Wine exams in 1984.

Olly Smith

Olly is a multi award-winning wine expert, TV personality, author and columnist. His finely tuned tastebuds, boundless knowledge and infectious enthusiasm know no bounds.