James John MW

James John MW

Date an MW: 1972
Based in: UK

Member profile

  • Email address

    jjwineschool@gmail.com

  • Telephone

    01225 466729

  • Mobile phone

    07767 825505

  • Job title

    Retired

  • Address


    1 Trossachs Drive

  • City

    Bath

  • County

    Somerset

  • Postcode/ZIP

    BA2 6RP

  • Country

    UK

  • Non-wine hobbies

    Painting, writing, hospitality

Biography

Apprenticed to Harveys of Bristol in 1963. Buyer and blender Harveys Sherries 1974. Lodge Manager Cockburns (Oporto) 1982/83. Harveys Wine Buyer (sherry and fine wine) 1983/89. General Manager John Harvey & Sons 1989-1991. Buying Director Champagnes & Chateaux Ltd 1991 - 2007. Principal Bath Wine School Ltd 1991 - 2007. Chairman and Buyer of Vermilion Group Plc 1998 - 2004. Compagnon de Beaujolais, Williams & Humbert Scholar, World Wine Awards Judge Decanter Magazine.