Ying Tan MW

Ying Tan MW

Date an MW: 2015
Based in: Singapore

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Biography

Tan Ying Hsien is a wine journalist, speaker and educator based in Singapore. He owns Taberna Wine Academy where he conducts tastings and classes. Ying judged at International Wine Challenges in Singapore and at the Decanter Asia Wine Awards in Hong Kong. He was also a judge at the 5th Singapore National Sommelier Competition in 2015. Ying won the IMW Champagne Trinity Scholarship 2010 and was nominated to attend the Master Napa Programme in September 2013. He also won a French Wine Society scholarship for the Sud de France Master Level Program in 2013 and the 2013 AXA Millésime Scholarship for MW students. Ying started tasting and studying wine in 1983 while pursuing university studies in the United Kingdom. He is a member of the Ordre des Côteaux de Champagne, La Confrérie des Chevaliers du Tastevin and Commanderie de Bordeaux.