Jo Burzynska MA
Wine Writer

Written by on June 2nd, 2016 // Filed under 2016 Speakers

Wine journalist, author and judge, Jo Burzynska is one of New Zealand’s leading wine communicators, writing one of the country’s most widely read wine columns in the New Zealand Herald’s Viva magazine, as well as contributing to specialist wine publications worldwide. She is also the author of Wine Class: All you need to know about wine in New Zealand (Random House).

An active international wine judge, Jo’s current regular roles include that of Chair of the Canterbury Wine Awards and as a New Zealand Panel Chair at the International Wine & Spirit Competition in the UK. She is one of the founding members and Chair of Wine Writers of New Zealand and helped establish the world’s first wine and sound bar, The Auricle in Christchurch, NZ.

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