wine writing

Building a Wine and Spirits Journalism Career with Jacopo Mazzeo

Summary: Wine and drinks writing is a highly coveted career choice, yet one of the most challenging to break into. It is also a particularly challenging one for both newcomers and seasoned professionals alike to maintain as a financially sustainable full-time profession. In this session, wine and drinks journalist Jacopo Mazzeo will highlight the skill sets required to kick start a writing career while explaining how to develop it into a financially viable

Drinking With the Valkyries : Writings On Wine with Andrew Jefford and Mary Kirk

Summary: WSG Membership Manager Mary Kirk welcomes Andrew Jefford, WSG’s Academic Advisor and one of the world’s finest wine writers to discuss the release of his new book “Drinking with the Valkyries”.   Andrew also leads the WSG Confidential events, hosting and interviewing personalities in the wine world, but this time the tables are turned and you will have an

Wine…as written in Ink with Steven Spurrier

Summary: Wine writing has changed over time moving away from personal accounts and story-telling to production statistics and technical descriptions of techniques and practices. Join Steven Spurrier, consultant editor for Decanter and mastermind behind the Judgement of Paris, as he speaks to wine writing, both past and present, and unveils his new “