The British wine expert Tim Atkin (* 1962) is a wine author, radio commentator, photographer and wine critic
active. In the latter role, he acts as chairman of the international wine competitions International Wine Challenge
, New Wave Spain Awards, South African Top 100 and Vins de Pays Top 100. He has the coveted title of Masters of Wine
and got the Robert Mondavi Award for the best theoretical exam. Atkin regularly writes articles in various publications such as World of Fine Wine
, Australian Gourmet Traveler Wine, Woman and Home and The Observer. He also works regularly on TV for the BBC show "Saturday Kitchen" as a wine expert. He is a member of the Gran Orden de Caballeros del Vino (Spain) and Confrérie des Chevaliers du Tastevin
(France, Burgundy). Numerous awards underline his great importance in the wine industry, among other things he received the Glenfiddich Award Wine Writer of the Year five times, the Wines of France Award in 1994 and the Austrian one in 2003 Stonefeather Price
for his journalistic achievements and in 2011 the Louis Roederer
-Award for www.timatkin.com as best website of the year.