Cees van Casteren MW started writing about wine in 2004. Since then he has written 11 books and some 600 articles on wine and food. He publishes weekly in three newspapers of the Associated Press, writes for Meininger’s Wine Business International, for the Dutch Financial Times and for trade magazine Proefschrift. Cees is also partner of wine blog thestoryofmywine.com with appr 80,000 followers on Instagram and Facebook, a noted wine educator in the Netherlands and he runs his own independent wine consultancy and training business. He currently is Chairman of the Association of Vinologists, the main association for wine professionals in the Dutch trade.