Tag Archives: beverages

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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Drink.Think is coming to San Francisco on Tues, Feb 5!

Drink.Think is going on the road…to San Francisco! Mark your calendar – the next Drink.Think event will be Tuesday, February 5, 2013 at Cantina, 580 Sutter St (at Mason), San Francisco, CA. ….If you’ve never attended this gathering of beverage writers before, here’s a quick write-up … 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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Featured writer: Rosie Schaap

This week’s featured Drink.Think writer, Rosie Schaap, is proof of the Hemingway-esqe adage that in order to write well, you need to get out there and have some adventures. Now, you most likely know Rosie from her work as the drink … Continue reading

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Featured writer: Jenny Adams

One of the great pleasures of hosting Drink.Think is that I get to meet so many talented writers — including some that I feel like I already know…sort of…thanks to mutual friends and editors. “Haven’t you already met XXX?” seems … Continue reading

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Featured writer: Peter Joseph

Mark your calendar – Tuesday, Oct. 16 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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