Ellen Landis, Judge

Ellen is a Wine Journalist, Certified Sommelier (Court of Master Sommeliers), Certified Wine Specialist (Society of Wine Educators), Wine Educator and Professional Wine Judge. She moderates for the highly acclaimed Vintner’s Holidays annual event at Yosemite’s Majestic hotel (aka the Ahwahnee), among other events, and was a Ritz Carlton Sommelier for years. She was also Co-Owner/Director of Wine for the award winning boutique hotel, Landis Shores Oceanfront Inn, on Miramar Beach in Half Moon Bay, which she and her husband Ken built and operated for 17 years. Ellen judges numerous regional, national and international wine competitions annually.

Ellen can be reached at ellen@ellenonwine.com.

Pacific Rim Wine Competition