Select Page
Sandy Block MW

Sandy Block MW

Became an MW 1992

Based in United States

Languages English, French


1990-2002 The Branded New England and Whitehall Companies. Vice President, Fine Wine Sales and Marketing, GM Signature Imports; 1994-97 The Boston Wine Center. Founder and President. 1997-2004 Educator; Cambridge School of Culianary Arts; 1998-Present, Adjunct Professor, Boston University; 2002-2004 Horizon Beverage Company Asst. V.P. of Wine. 1993- present, Contributing Editor, Improper Bostonian; 1995- present columnist, Massachusetts Beverage Business; Boston Business Journal, and dozens of other wine publications; 2015- present, published short story writer (40 + stories); 2004 to present Legal Seafoods VP Beverage Operations.

Industry sector(s): On trade, Buying, Journalism, Author, Educator, Wine judge

Wine styles: Sparkling wine, Champagne, Port, Still white, Still rosé, Still wines

Wine region expertise: Chile, Portugal, USA, France, Alsace, Burgundy, Loire, Champagne, Spain, Israel, California, Oregon

Market expertise: Australia, New Zealand, Europe, North America, Germany, South America, France, Italy, Spain, Portugal, Africa

Specialisms: Marketing wine, Financial and commercial structures, Identifying and meeting consumer demand, Distribution, Food and wine pairing, Restaurant wines, History of wine, Wine judging