ANDREW CAILLARD MW – Fine Wine principal, Pinnacle drinks, Australia
Andrew is the co- founder of Langton’s, the leading wine auction and brokerage house in Australia. Since 2009,Andrew’s primary role is Fine Wine Principal of Australia’s largest retail wine group. He is also a renown columnist and tasting panel member (since1996) for Gourmet Traveller Wine Magazine. He chairs Shanghai’s Wine 100 competition, judges at the Japan Wine Challenge.
He is the author of the reference book Penfolds “The Rewards of Patience”, the forthcoming “Marques de Riscal – A Travel through Time” and “Australian Wine”. In 2012, Andrew co-produced the Australian Academy Award-winning documentary “Red Obsession”; a film about the economic shift in power from the West to the East through the prism of Bordeaux’s wine trade with China.
Andrew and Bobby Caillard are also Barossa wine producers and celebrate ten vintages in 2017. Andrew Caillard is a “Baron of the Barossa” and a recipient of the Australian Wine Communicator of the Year Award (2011).