Catherine Petrie MW

Catherine Petrie MW

Date an MW: 2017
Based in: UK

Biography

After studying English literature at university Catherine’s wine career began in the winery, working as a cellar hand. Starting in the Mornington Peninsula in 2010, she has gone on to work in Friuli, Martinborough, Bordeaux, Burgundy, and Sancerre. Between 2011 and 2015 she worked for small London-based Burgundy specialist, Robert Rolls, before moving to Burgundy and Bordeaux fine wine merchant Goedhuis & Co where she worked across buying and marketing for two years before moving to a full-time buying role in 2017. Alongside her job in the London wine trade she continues to return to France each year for the harvest and has spent the past two vintages in the cellar at Domaine Comte Armand in Pommard.