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DWWA Regional Chair for Spain: Ferran Centelles

Ferran Centelles is the joint Regional Chair for Spain with Beth Willard and Pedro Ballesteros Torres MW at the Decanter World Wine Awards (DWWA) 2023.

Ferran Centelles

Ferran Centelles is the Spanish wine specialist for jancisrobinson.com.

Between 2000 and 2011, Ferran was a sommelier at elBulli restaurant, and when elBulli became elBullifoundation, Centelles was made drinks director.

Ferran was named Ruinart’s Best Sommelier in Spain in 2006 and was awarded the National Gastronomy Award in 2011. In 2019 he obtained the Best Alumni Award from the WSET.

He published his first book about food and wine pairing ¿Qué vino con este pato? in 2016, then his second in 2020 Las 100,75 preguntas que siempre quiso hacer sobre el vino, and third book in 2021 La Botella 18.

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