Cees van Casteren MW

Cees van Casteren MW

Date an MW: 2012
Based in: Netherlands

Member profile

  • Email address


  • Telephone

    +31 6 5354 6870

  • Mobile phone

    +31 6 5354 6870

  • Current employer


  • Job title


  • Work Email address


  • Address

    Everlestlaan 4

  • City


  • Postcode/ZIP

    5801 KB

  • Country


  • Non-wine hobbies

    Golf,Travel, Gastronomy


Cees spent 14 years in fine chemicals and oenological specialties (such as yeast and enzymes). In this period he was based in both Europe (France and The Netherlands) and United States of America. Cees van Casteren MW started writing about wine in 2004. Since then he has written ten books and some 500 articles on wine and food. He is a noted wine educator in the Netherlands and runs his own independent wine consultancy and training business. Among his clients are Lallemand (Canada) and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Kingdom of The Netherlands. Cees has twice been named Dutch Vinologist of the Year in Holland. He currently is Chairman of the Association of Vinologists.