Bernadette Pamplin is a spirits writer, judge and consultant. She set up her blog www.undertheginfluence.com in 2015 and has since developed a real passion for spirits, judging for various awards such as World Gin Awards, International Wine and Spirits Competition, the Spirits Masters and the American Distilling Institute’s Judging of Craft Spirits held in San Francisco. She writes regular articles for Gin Magazine and content for Your Drink Box, whilst maintaining her own site and other projects. Having grown her site and social media organically, she loves to champion smaller home grown distilleries and is also very knowledgeable on how media can benefit them.