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Fine Wine Manager

Jane Boyce MW

In 2000 Jane became Ireland’s first female Master of Wine and is still the only person to hold the qualification in Northern Ireland. As a freelance wine writer, Jane wrote the wine column for the Licensed Catering News, Irish Tatler and Easy Food, as well as pieces for the Irish Times, Food and Wine magazine and other publications in Ireland, UK and abroad.

She lectures widely on food and wine and runs her own popular wine courses at an art gallery close to her home. She is also wine consultant to Ross’s Auction house in Belfast and has organised several highly successful wine auctions for them. Jane speaks fluent French and can converse in German, Spanish and Russian.

Jane's experience as a wine judge is wide ranging. She has been adjudicator and key judge for the Irish Wine Show over the past two years and last year was on the Burgundy and Austrian panels for the Decanter World Wine Awards in London. Her International experience includes judging in Australia, South Africa, Italy and France.

Jane Boyce MW Fine Wine Manager


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