Kristina Wolf, also well known as “the N.O.S.E., is a passionate spirit enthusiast and a well respected German expert in the Rum business too. Starting her apprenticeship as a restaurant management assistant in the young age of 16, she can look back to almost 20 years of experience in gastronomy in Germany and Switzerland.
After her degree in ‘Hotel Management’ she turned her hobby to delve into the best spirits of the world into her own business and sold over 700 different spirits including Rum, Whisky, Gin, Cachaça and Pisco in her own spirit shop in Berlin.
Nowadays she’s teaching customers about spirits, giving lectures to gastronomes, bartenders and professionals of the trade, holding a lot of tastings at bar fairs. Kristina is also an appreciated member of the rum panel in London and the RumXPs, often chosen as a judge in international competitions.
Kristina is well connected to some of the French Rum distilleries of Martinique, Reunion and of Mauritius as well, which she consults about placing their brands into the European market.