Award-winning drinks writer & presenter

Helena Nicklin

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Helena is an award-winning freelance wine and spirits writer, wine consultant, Drinks influencer, TV presenter and judge for various international wine awards. With sixteen years in the drinks industry and a stint a drama school, Helena specialises in communicating with exploring consumers through written articles for various titles, radio appearances, live events and engaging video content. Recently, she has also co-produced and co-presented a global TV series for Amazon Prime called The Three Drinkers do Scotch Whisky and is currently preparing both series two and three in countries soon to be announced. You can find her on social media @HelenaSips.



Helena is a regular contributor to The Sun newspaper, Luxurious Magazine and TalkRadio as well as her own popular online magazine at and her large following on social media @HelenaSips. She also writes sporadically for other titles such as Stylist, Decanter, Luxury Lifestyle Magazine, Savile Row Style Magazine, The Guardian, City A.M., TalentedLadiesClub and Princess Yachts Magazine. Contact her if you would like her to consider tasting your product with an eye to featuring it.

Branded collaborations

Helena is open to paid collaborations with drinks and lifestyle brands over her social media platforms @HelenaSips or with her business partner Aidy Smith as part of The Three Drinkers Productions on their social media, podcast and even their Amazon TV series. Contact Helena for more details. 


As an experienced wine communicator with years of experience, Helena can run tastings for your both in person and online for private customers and staff training. Contact her to arrange your tasting.


Helena is available for comments on drinks trends and the industry in general as well as help with wine lists and menu matching ideas.



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