Steven Spurrier (wine merchant)
|Born||5 October 1941|
|Died||9 March 2021 (aged 79)|
London School of Economics
|Known for||Organising the Judgment of Paris wine competition|
Steven Spurrier (5 October 1941 – 9 March 2021) was a British wine expert and merchant. He was known as a "champion of French wine". Spurrier created the Paris Wine Tasting of 1976. He was also the founder of the Academie du Vin and Christie's Wine Course.
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- International Wina Academy of Roma Steven Spurrier
- "'Great man of wine' Steven Spurrier dies at home". The Drinks Business. 9 March 2021. Retrieved 9 March 2021.
- Robinson, Jancis (27 May 2006). "Steven Spurrier - champion of French wines". Archived from the original on 3 July 2014. Retrieved 10 March 2021.