Chris Kissack

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Chris Kissack, judge on the DWWA Loire panel in 2010

Chris Kissack is the author of Winedoctor (, which he has been publishing for more than 10 years, and is now visited by more than 15,000 readers every day. He has focused on the Loire and Bordeaux for many years, and is a frequent visitor to both regions. He has been travelling to the Loire regularly since 1993, visiting domaines and experiencing the vineyards first hand, or meeting the winemakers and reporting on their wines from the annual Salon des Vins de Loire. In Bordeaux he is a regular reporter from the annual en primeur tastings, as well as reviewing the wines in bottle at two and four years of age, and into maturity.

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