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Michael Tennant

Mike Tennant is a freelance writer and columnist from Orange County, CA. Mike has recently started to expand his own wine education through his work with Air & Water Inc., where he helps educate people...
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Laura Sanchez

Wine writer Laura Sanchez spent much of her childhood climbing avocado trees on her family’s California ranch. She graduated from Cate School, studied Spanish literature at Middlebury College, and first...
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Kyle Schlachter

Kyle Schlachter is a Certified Specialist of Wine and is currently pursuing a Ph.D. in geography; focusing on Colorado’s wine industry. He currently works for the Colorado Wine Industry Development Board...
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Emily Towe

Emily Towe lives, writes and makes wine in San Diego, where she blogs about her family’s garagiste adventures at jbrix.com. Heading into her third winemaking harvest in 2011 along with her husband,...
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Hoke Harden

An enthusiastic lover of wine and spirits, Mr. Harden left a career in academia to follow his other muse for the last 27 years, trekking around the world to the great wine producing regions. He has...
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Richard Auffrey

Richard Auffrey has been writing about food and wine for over four years.  He currently authors The Passionate Foodie blog and also writes a weekly food/wine column for the Stoneham Sun newspaper.  Though...
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Ryan O’Connell

Ryan O'Connell is a dude who drank so much wine that he decided to make his own at O'Vineyards in the south of France. Ryan's critically acclaimed work in the Languedoc-Roussillon has allowed him to become an...
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Maggie Hoffman

Maggie Hoffman hails from Oregon, but lives in Manhattan. She writes about wine, craft beer, and food for the website Serious Eats. She also blogs about cooking (with occasional wine pairings) at Pithy...