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DWWA Judge profile: Piotr Pietras MS

Piotr Pietras MS is a judge at the 2022 Decanter World Wine Awards (DWWA).

Piotr Pietras MS

Piotr Pietras MS is a managing director of Terroirysci, a wine import project, and co-owner of Kontakt Wino & Bistro, a neighbourhood restaurant and wine shop in the heart of Warsaw.

Before returning to his native Poland, Piotr worked as a director of wine in a Michelin-starred HIDE and as a sommelier/head sommelier at Launceston Place, Maze by Gordon Ramsay and Corrigan’s Mayfair.

Piotr has also succesfully competed as a sommelier internationally, becoming the ASI 2nd Best Sommelier of Europe in 2017, and the Chaine des Rotisseurs Best Young Sommelier of the World 2017. He holds a BA in Hotel Management and a Master Sommelier qualification which he earned in 2017, winning the Amorim Taster of the Year scholarship for the highest blind tasting score.

2016 was Piotr’s first year judging at the DWWA.

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