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Dan Carkner

Dan Carkner

Dan Carkner

First Wine

Spumante Bambino


Unusual Wine Experience

Seeing a 1960 Pommard on the table at a big Christmas party, nestled in with the Yellowtail and $15 Italian magnums. No one knew the difference. A bit past it's prime but what a surprise to see it sitting there


Current Fav Wine

Value priced Dao, Rioja

Winner World's Best Drink Writer
WFour-Time Winner James Beard Foundation
Five-Time Winner Association of Food Journalists
Six-Time Winner Bert Greene Award
Best Wine Literature Book Gourmand World Cookbook Awards
Online Writer of the Year Louis Roederer International Wine Writing Award