Hugh Eric Allan JOHNSON

Biography

Gender Male
Titles N/A
Birthdate 1939-03-10
Education Rugby, King's Coll Cambridge (MA)
Publications N/A
Recreations gardening, forestry, travel, pictures
Clubs Garrick, Brooks's, Saintsbury, Essex
Style Hugh Johnson, Esq, OBE
Career staff writer Vogue and House & Garden 1960-63, ed Wine & Food (sec Wine & Food Soc 1963-65), travel ed Sunday Times 1967 (wine corr 1962-67), ed Queen 1968-70, wine ed Gourmet Magazine 1971-72, editorial dir The Garden 1975-90 (conslt 1990-2005), gardening corr New York Times 1985-86; chm The Hugh Johnson Collection Ltd; dir Société Civile de Château Latour 1986-2001; wine conslt: Jardines Wine Tokyo 1986-2002, The Royal Tokaji Wine Co 1989-; pres: Sunday Times Wine Club 1973-, The Circle of Wine Writers 1997-2007; hon pres The International Wine and Food Soc 2002-08, hon pres Wine and Spirit Educn Tst 2009-11, vice-pres for England Int Dendrology Soc 2010-; churchwarden St James Great Saling 1971-98, tstee St James's Conservation Tst 2005-, pres Met Public Gardens Assoc 2012-; fndr memb Tree Cncl 1974; Gold Veitch Meml Medal RHS 2000; corresponding memb Accademia dei Georgofili Florence 1996-; Hon Dr Univ of Essex 1998; fell commoner King's Coll Cambridge 2001; Chevalier de l'Ordre Nationale du Mérite 2004; >ir< How to Handle A Wine (video 1984), Wine - A Users Guide (with KQED San Francisco, 1986), Vintage - A History of Wine (with WGBH Boston and Channel 4, 1989), Return Voyage (for Star TV Hong Kong, 1992)
Food and drink etiquette

Food and drink etiquette

Debrett's notebooks

Debrett's notebooks

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