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Jameson Fink
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Attended Northern Arizona University
Lives in Seattle, WA
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  • Northern Arizona University
    History, 1995 - 1998
  • Grinnell College
    History, 1989 - 1993
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Wine without worry.
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Living in Seattle and writing about food and wine.
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Still standing
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Food and Wine Writer and Blogger, Social Media Consultant
Employment
  • Grape Collective
    Contributing Editor, 2014 - present
    Creating daily content for a wine website with an e-commerce component as well as providing editorial and social media strategy.
  • Bottlehouse
    Wine Consultant, 2011 - 2014
  • Esquin Wine Merchants
    European Buyer/Social Media Director, 2010 - 2011
  • QFC
    Beer and Wine Buyer, 2006 - 2010
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Seattle, WA
Previously
Chicago - Grinnell - Alta, UT - Flagstaff, AZ - Seattle - Iowa City

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Apparently, #Champagne flutes are a childish affectation.
Loathe it or love it? When it comes to the Champagne flute, I choose the latter. Find out why in a stirring defense of a vessel scoffed at by sommeliers.
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Lovely story and an adorable dog, via +Denise Sakaki.
I have big news -- or maybe little white fluffy news? It was a heartbreaking loss to say goodbye to our sweet, sweet Indy last year, but we always knew we would make room in our hearts for another dog someday. And we always knew we'd adopt, that it would be a dog with a story to share, ...
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Aww, thanks for the share!
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Finally, some wine pairings with weed. Very specific recommendations for both, too.
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Get your Grüner on.

#wawine   #gruner  
You don't think of Washington State when it comes to Grüner Veltliner? Check out wines from W.T. Vintners and Savage Grace, both from Underwood Mountain.
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Some highlights from a recent weekend in Portland, OR.

#pdx   #portlandoregon  
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Oak on Sauvignon Blanc: Yes or No?

#nzwine   #sauvblanc   #sauvignonblanc  
Racy or rich? How do you like your Sauvignon Blanc? Can you have it both ways? Consider the wines of New Zealand's Spy Valley.
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Since #MothersDay  is almost here, I recorded a podcast with my Mom. 
Happy Mother's Day! In honor of this holiday, who better to have as a podcast guest than my own Mom? We talk about how I got into wine and global travels.
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Awww.... you're such a good son!!
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The story, revealed, on Happy Hour Radio.

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Great tips on touring wine country, whether your in BC or not.

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It's that time of year again! The time when Google searches, dog-eared Wine Trails magazines, and copies of John Schreiner's tour books start occupying all of your reading time in anticipation of y...
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Lovely white wine from #Sicily.
A lovely white wine from Sicily made primarily from the indegenous Catarratto grape, the Donnafugata Anthìlia impresses inside and out.
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agree wholehearatedly, Jameson! Lively and rich at the same time.
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Wasabi Prime: FoodTrek: Delightful Annual Food Coma at SWFE
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Pardon the lateness of this report on this year's Seattle Wine and Food Experience (SWFE), but I felt like I was still digesting all of the

Brussels sprouts salad with carrots, apples, pistachios & poppy seed...
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This recipe for Brussels sprouts salad with carrots, apples, pistachios & poppy seed dressing is hearty and delightful!

Advice to wine writers and other takeaways from The Symposium for Profes...
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“If your writing doesn’t keep you up at night, it won’t keep anyone else up at night.” This was a comment that stuck in my head by keynote s

Spicy Parmesan and Herb Grissini
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These super skinny and crispy pieces of straw colored goodness are completely addicting. The ingredient list includes parmesan, black pepper

Peanut Butter Quinoa Mini Muffins | Kitchen Treaty
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These moist little protein-packed gems are as adult-friendly as they are kid-approved. Make them even more irresistible by adding a few mini

Cinnamon Nut Roll Coffee Cake
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Oh my goodness. Check out this amazing Cinnamon Nut Roll Coffee Cake. While it is called a coffee cake, it really is a brioche bread and sho

CakeSpy Illustrates My Love for the Champagne Flute - Jameson Fink
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You know I am a tireless defender of the Champagne flute. Who better to illustrate it than Jessie Moore, creator of CakeSpy?

The Best Wine For Cheese: Talking With Henri Schock of Bottlehouse - Jam...
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Curious about what wine is the most versatile when it comes to cheese? Henri Schock of Seattle's Bottlehouse joins the podcast for a chat.

To New York for VINO 2015: Celebrating the Wines of Southern Italy - Jam...
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It's Italian Wine Week in New York City where I am attending VINO 2015. This year's event is focused on the wines of Southern Italy.

Allegrini Valpolicella: A Downright Friendly Italian Red Wine - Jameson ...
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You need a red wine wine for pizza, burgers, or just plain hanging around with friends? The Allegrini Valpolicella is a most friendly guest.

One Word Reviews of 2012 Youngberg Hill Pinot Noirs - Jameson Fink
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Looking for Pinot Noirs with some richness? Check out this trio of 2012s from Willamette Valley's Youngberg Hill.

Ferrari Wine: Lunelli Family Life in the Fast Lane (VIDEO) - Wine Oh TV
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Wine Oh TV’s Monique Soltani travels to Northern Italy and gets up close and personal with the Lunelli family the face behind Ferrari wines.

Label Lust: Jané Ventura Rosé Cava - Jameson Fink
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Looking for an all-time best sparkling rosé for under $20? Check out the Jané Ventura "Reserva de la Música" Cava.

How Is Wine Made? A Preview of SOMM: Into The Bottle - Jameson Fink
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The highly anticipated sequel to "SOMM", Jason Wise's documentary "SOMM: Into The Bottle" pulls back the curtain on everything about wine.

The Wimpy Vegetarian
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1 vegetarian + 1 omnivore = 1 fabulous meal!

Treacle tarts and Treacle Miners
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I've been wanting to investigate and especially photograph the infamous Treacle mines of England for some time now. But as it happens, it's

Frappato From Sicily: A Great Dinner Red Wine - Jameson Fink
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Looking for a lighter-style red that's distinct and delicious? Get a bottle of Frappato from Sicily. I recommend Valle Dell'Acate.