Category Archives: Featured Writers

Featured writer: Stevie Stacionis

Stevie Stacionis is a wine writer with a passion for fresh ingredients and inspiring stories. Stevie spent seven years learning the joy of food and wine service in the front of the house at various restaurants in Minneapolis and Los … Continue reading

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Featured writer: Michael Shapiro

This week’s Drink.Think featured writer, Michael Shapiro, has raised pints of ale with the legendary Welsh writer Jan Morris while on assignment for National Geographic Traveler. He’s drunk fermented mare’s milk with nomads while cycling through Mongolia for the Washington … Continue reading

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Featured writer: Virginia Miller

I first met Virginia Miller in New Orleans, during the annual Tales of the Cocktail conference. Now, this might seem unremarkable at first — a LOT of people meet during Tales– but the truth is, I might have been just as likely … Continue reading

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Featured writer: Camper English

If you’re in any way connected with the booze writing world, you likely already know this week’s featured writer, Camper English. In fact, I’d venture that he’s probably the best-known spirits writer in the Bay area. Surely you’ve spotted his byline: … Continue reading

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Featured writer: Courtney Humiston

Mark your calendar – Tuesday, Feb. 5 is the next Drink.Think reading event! Once again, we’ve got a great line-up of writers slated to read from their work — and over the next few weeks, I’ll entice you with mini-biographies, starting this week … Continue reading

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Featured writer: Alia Akkam

You’ve heard the expression “six degrees of separation,” as well as the tongue-in-cheek “six degrees of Kevin Bacon.” Well, in the drinks world, I say we’re all separated by six degrees of Alia Akkam. Alia seems to know everyone in … Continue reading

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Featured writer: Laura B. Weiss

What’s this? You thought that Drink.Think was only about booze? Au contraire! There’s always a wild card. Previous events have included fascinating readings about coffee, tea, ginger beer, even milk. So why not ice cream sodas? For this thirsty-making topic, … Continue reading

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