Rojita Tiwari

Spirits expert - India
Tasting panel


Rojita Tiwari is a renowned Drinks Writer, Judge, Educator, and Consultant. She is the recipient of the Most Influential Food & Beverage Industry Professional Award 2020.

After heading the editorial of India’s oldest drinks magazine for almost a decade, she established Drinks & Destinations in 2014, an award-winning beverage platform that offers news, views, podcasts and stories from the world of drinks, luxury travel, and hospitality. Drinks & Destinations also hosts and curates  events  and offers consultancy, brand training, tastings and social media marketing. 

Rojita is a WSET Level 3 certified Wine & Level 2 certified Spirits professional listed twice (2013 and 2015) in the TOP TEN WOMEN OF WINE IN INDIA. With 15 years of experience of working for several publications she has also been consultant to several beverage brands and instrumental in introducing  the first premium Chinese Baijiu – Jiangxiaobai in India as it’s former Brand Ambassador. Rojita is a juror and President of tasting panels at several Indian and international drinks and cocktail competitions and contributes to some prominent Indian and international drinks  websites and magazines. Her podcast  The Drinks & Destinations Podcast is the first drinks and related travels podcast to have been launched in India.