Nov 11 - Holly Howell
, Columnist for the Democrat & Chronicle in Rochester, New York and a well-respected authority on the wines of the Finger Lakes region
Holly Howell is a Certified Sommelier, winemaker, columnist for the Democrat & Chronicle in Rochester, and a well-respected New York-based authority on the wines of the Finger Lakes region, particularly Rieslings. After spending a year in France studying French food and wine, she went on to teach wine and food pairing classes for universities, markets and wineries, and recently served as a judge for the Finger Lakes International Wine Competition. A passionate lover of wine with a robust and very popular wine blog, Holly is currently pursuing her WSET diploma.