Mick O'Connell is a judge at the Decanter World Wine Awards (DWWA).
Mick O’Connell profile:
Originally from Dublin, Mick O’Connell joined the wine trade in 2001 working for McHughs before moving to London & Oddbins. Since 2011 he has managed fine wine merchant Handford Wines in South Kensington with fellow DWWA Judge Greg Sherwood MW. Handford specialize in classic European & South African wines.
Mick is a final stage MW student currently researching the wines of Sardinia, where he makes a garage wine with his wife. When not sourcing, selling, making, studying and judging wine, Mick likes to do all of the above with music.