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Christy Canterbury MW

Christy Canterbury MW

Christy Canterbury MW is a Manhattan-based journalist, speaker and judge. She also writes for Decanter, Wine Enthusiast, Food Arts, Santé and Sommelier Journal (among others) and has contributed to two books. Her recent speaking engagements included VinExpo, the European Wine Bloggers’ Conference and the Hong Kong International Wine & Spirits Fair. A shopping fanatic, Christy previously bought wine, beer and booze across the US for Smith & Wollensky Restaurant Group and around the globe for Culinary Concepts by Jean-Georges Vongerichten. Christy covers the US market for timatkin.com.


All posts by Christy Canterbury MW below

22nd Mar 2015 in CorkTalk

Best Wine Bars in New York City

The dawn of smart wine bars began shining on New York City well before that of sophisticated cocktail bars. However, well-executed wine bars have been slower to rise in prominence. Happily, in just the last year or three, more serious bars... Read more


21st Jul 2014 in Reports

2014 Oregon Special Report

Oregon may be only the fourth largest wine-producing state in the US, behind California, Washington and New York, but size isn’t everything. This bucolic, laid-back region makes some of the best, age-worthy Pinot Noir and Riesling in the New... Read more


8th Jan 2014 in Reports

2014 Washington State Special Report

Washington State’s evolution from “vinous backwater” to the second largest, quality wine producing US state has taken four decades. Yet, Washington’s wine journey has only just begun. AVAs, grape varieties and elevations are better... Read more


19th Apr 2013 in Reports

Napa Mountain Wines Report

Many of Napa Valley’s best-known bottlings come from fruit grown on the valley floor, and it is certainly those ripe and succulent wines that epitomize the Napa wine style. However, above the fog and the inversion layer hovering over the... Read more


21st Nov 2012 in CorkTalk

New York City’s Best Restaurant Wine Lists

New York is one of the world’s most dynamic wine cities. Wines from every corner of the world are available. Some can be surprising. (Turkey makes wine? Yes!) The discoveries here are virtually limitless. At many of these addresses,... Read more