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Isabel Graham-Yooll

Isabel Graham-Yooll

Auction Director

Isabel has been working in the wine and spirits industry for almost 20 years[!] It began with a part time temporary job at Oddbins: a year later she was still there and had tasted every wine and spirit they had. Since then Isabel has managed the wine department at Selfridges, been associate director at Jeroboams Wine Merchants, whisky buyer at Milroy's of Soho and head of spirits at BI Wines & Spirits. Now at Whisky.Auction, Isabel expects to remain in the industry for at least another 20 years.

Latest Posts by Isabel Graham-Yooll

  • Collected Whisky Book Readings Recorded Live!

    21st October 2020 | By Isabel Graham-Yooll

    We asked four great whisky writers to read extracts from their recent books. Readings from Nicholas Morgan, Charlie MacLean, Rachel McCormack and Henry Jeffreys.

  • COVID-19 Charity Auction In Aid Of The Drinks Trust

    8th April 2020 | By Isabel Graham-Yooll

    During such a challenging time we were delighted to receive almost 500 lots donated in aid of The Drinks Trust to support drinks industry employees. We caught up with chief executive of The Drinks Trust, Ross Carter to find out a bit more about how the money would be spent.

  • Top 24 Scotch Whisky Books

    17th October 2019 | By Isabel Graham-Yooll

    We asked Diageo's Dr Nicholas Morgan to share his favourite whisky books. We expected him to focus on the classics but there were more than a few surprises.

  • Why I Buy Whisky at Auction

    29th May 2019 | By Isabel Graham-Yooll

    Ever thought about it but just couldn't quite take the plunge? We talk to the creator of Whisky Squad, Jason B Standing, to discover why he buys whisky at auction.