WHISKIES OF THE WORLD - 2019 JUDGES

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Steve Beal
World Renowned
Whisky Expert

Jessica Leigh Graves
Owner & Brand Evangelist
Violet Crown Spirits

Tom Koerner
Spirit Guide
Seven Grand Whiskey Bar

Andrew Stevens
Inveterate Talker
Enthusiastic Drinker

Stories within the Bottle

Kevin Rhodes
Cocktail Specialist
The Eleanor / Sourced Cocktails

Dan Crowell
US Ambassador Glenmorangie

Russ Kempton
Whisky Educator
Spirits Ambassador at Large

Speaking of Grapes & Grains

Jennifer Keyser
Jack Daniels
Texas Brand Ambassador

Mike Groener
CEO/President
Genius Liquids
Host Show de Vie Podcast

Greg Randle
Wine & Spirits Business Consultant
Good Taste Report Founder

Lana Lindsley
American Whiskey Specialist
Cultural Ambassador
Bulleit Frontier Whiskey

Forrest Allen
Co-Owner Revolution Spirits

Emily Boone
Whisky Specialist
Seven Grand Whiskey Bar

Jason Stevens
Director of Beverage
La Corsha Hospitality Group

Purav Patel
Owner
Village Liquors Houston

John McEntire
Spirits Specialist

Whisky Connoisseur

Koray Kaan Ozdemir
Whisky Monster
West Coast Reg. Manager
Paul John Indian SM Whisky

Ben Robinette
Whisky Enthusiast
Spirits Educator

Twin Liquors Hancock Center

Kerrin Egalka
Eastern Reg. Manager
Compass Box Whisky Co.

David “Bart” Bartlett
Whisky Guru
Beverage World

Sean Maguire
Store Manager
Twin Liquors The Parke

Jenna Elie
Whisky a Go Girl
Whisky Enthusiast

David Maguire
Co-Owner
The Austin Shaker

Sean Holloway
Store Manager
Twin Liquors San Marcos