DAWA vice-chair: Sarah Jane Evans MW

Sarah Jane Evans MW is a vice-chair at the Decanter Asia Wine Awards 2019.

Sarah Jane Evans MW

Sarah Jane Evans MW is an award-winning journalist and author who began writing about wine in the 1980s.

She is Co-Chair of the Decanter World Wine Awards in London. In 2006 she became a Master of Wine, winning the Robert Mondavi Winery Award for the highest overall marks in the theory papers. She was Chairman of the Institute of Masters of Wine between 2014 and 2016.

Her latest book is The Wines of Northern Spain, and she is researching The Wines of Mediterranean and Southern Spain. She has a strong interest in taste, flavour and gastronomy and she was Associate Editor of the BBC’s Good Food magazine for over a decade, as well as President of the UK Guild of Food Writers.