Jancis Mary (Mrs N L Lander) ROBINSON

Biography

Gender Female
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Birthdate 1950-04-22
Education Carlisle HS, St Anne's Coll Oxford (MA)
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Style Ms Jancis Robinson, OBE
Career early career experience: mktg and producing skiing holidays for Thomson Holidays 1971-74, undertaking odd jobs while writing for Good Food Guide 1975; asst ed then ed Wine and Spirit 1975-80, fndr Drinker's Digest 1977 (became Which? Wine Monthly 1980), ed Which? Wine Monthly and Which? Wine Annual Guide 1980-82, Sunday Times 1980-86 (wine corr, food corr, gen features); wine corr: The Evening Standard 1987-88, Financial Times 1989-, www.jancisrobinson.com 2001-; presenter and writer The Wine Programme (1983, 1985 and 1987), presenter Jancis Robinson's Christmas Wine List 1985, presenter BBC Design Awards 1986-87, narrator Design Classics 1987; presenter and writer: Jancis Robinson Meets 1987, Matters of Taste 1989 and 1991, Vintners' Tales 1993 and 1998 (Glenfiddich Award), Grape Expectations (US) 1994 and 1995, Jancis Robinson's Wine Course 1995, The Food Chain 1996 and 1998, Taste 1999; dir Eden Productions Ltd; wine conslt British Airways; Glenfiddich Awards: Best Book on Wine (The Great Wine Book) 1983, Broadcaster of the Year and Glenfiddich Trophy 1984, Wine Writer 1986, Food Writer 1986, Best Book on Wine (The Oxford Companion to Wine) 1995, Drink Writer of the Year and Glenfiddich Trophy 1996, TV Personality of the Year 1999; other recent awards incl: Soc of Wine Educators Grand Award (US) 2009, Schweizer Silberlorbeeren Medaille Historia Gastronomica Halvetica (Switzerland) 2010 (for Hallwag Handbuch Wein, the German version of How to Taste), Goldene Traube Pannonien Award Burgenland (Austria) 2011; memb Inst of Masters of Wine 1984, hon pres Wine and Spirit Educn Tst 2012; Jurade de St Emilion, Commanderie de Bontemps de Médoc et Graves; Hon DUniv Open Univ 1997; Officier de l'Ordre du Mérite Agricole (France) 2010
Food and drink etiquette

Food and drink etiquette

Debrett's notebooks

Debrett's notebooks

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