international wine judge & wine merchant
Paul Caputo is a UK based wine merchant and critic. With a specialism in Italian wines, he has represented small growers for more than a decade. He now owns Mistral Wine Bar and Shop in his home town of Chester. He co-authored a guide to Macedonian wines with Ivana Simjanovska in 2014 and has subsequently judged in international competitions in Romania, Bulgaria, France and Italy. He writes for numerous print and online publications and tastes frequently for Vinorandum, a wine search engine and reference tool that sponsors the Skopje Wine Salon.