Wine Folly is a culture site offering articles and videos that will connect you to the world of wine. We’re in Seattle but travel around the world to curate the best wine values and the most awesome stories about wineries, regions and winemakers. Are you a winemaker and want to get involved? Tell us about what you’re doing.
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Sommelier, Designer, Editor, Wine Squirrel
I’m responsible for developing content for the site and finding out the geekiest wine facts in the world. Basically, I’m a professional wine drinker. You can read more about me.
Want to say hi to me in person? Talk to me on twitter!
In a word, I do what ever I can if its in there best intrest to re-manipulate the gramatical structuring of the sentances to faciliate you’re understanding of the articles. Not to mention….I get paid in wine. *hic*
Advisor / Super Pal
I like abstract strategy mechanics, amateur woodworking, recreational nonviolent conflict, invisible forces, and double short americanos. I live in Seattle, where I touch really fragile things with kid gloves for a living.
Meet Our Contributors
I love talking, writing, reading, learning, and teaching, about wine. It started to completely consume my life about ten years ago when I went to work in a winery and I’ve never looked back. I adore vino so much I even married a winemaker. That’s dedication.
Physician and Certified Sommelier
Dr. Edward Miller is our medical advisor for our Wine and Health topics. Dr. Miller is a board-certified physician, clinician, author, & researcher. He is a regular attendee at The International Wine-Heart Health Summits and a member of The Renaud Society, an international society of medical professionals investigating the role of wine in health. He and his wife are physicians with Red Hook Family Practice, St Thomas, US Virgin Islands.Check out Dr. Miller’s articles
As a kid, I could smell a watermelon being cut in the kitchen from my bedroom, a sensory superpower. Since then, I love to stick my nose into wine glasses, wine books, and other people’s business…that is, if they want to learn more about wine.
Court of Masters, Certified Sommelier (Level 2)
Wine Blogger of the Year, IWSC, 2013-14
Top Wine Writer, Quora, 2012
Completed Court of Masters Alto Adige Masterclass Completed Court of Masters Australia Masterclass Ruinart Chardonnay Blind Tasting Challenge, Runner-Up, 2009
Consulting Wine Expert for Target Grand Opening, Seattle, WA
Poppy Restaurant, Seattle, WA
RN74 (Michael Mina), Seattle, WA
Sullivan’s Steakhouse, Seattle, WA
Charlie Palmer Steak, Reno, NV
West St. Wine Bar, Reno, NV
Here is where my work has been published or I’ve participated as a contributing author.
Seattle Met Magazine
Wines of Bordeaux
Wines of Beaujolais
Wine Business Monthly
Washington Wine Report
Alltop – Top Wine News
ISWC – Wine Blogger of the Year 2013-2014
Wines of France
Below are wine regions I’ve visited, explored, and tasted the terroir. I’ve lived in North & South California, Oregon, and Washington.