Wednesday, January 9, 2013

Top 100 Global Wine Tweeters - 2013

Picture: Christian G.E. Schiller - Thanks Ralf Kaiser (Weinkaiser)

Ken Waggoner a.k.a.@alawine maintains a list of the Top 100 Global Wine Tweeters. Here is his list as of January 1, 2013.

I feel honored to be on the list.

Top 100 Global Wine Tweeters

Craig Camp ‏ @CraigCamp
Working to make meaningful wines at Cornerstone Cellars in Napa (@CornerstoneNapa) & Cornerstone Oregon in Willamette Valley

The Qwoff Boys ‏ @theqwoffboys
Qwoff, Vinomofo & Road to Vino. Tweets mostly by Justin.

David White ‏ @terroiristblog
Wine writer and drinker. Founder/editor of

subirch ‏ @subirch
CEO of Wines of South Africa

Tamara Belgard ‏ @SipwithMe
Passionate wine enthusiast/educator, marketing communications specialist, freelance writer and graphic designer at your service.

John Trinidad ‏ @sfwineblog
Keeping track of wine-related events in the Bay Area. Former Harvest 2011 Intern at Arnot-Roberts. Facebook Page -

Christian Schiller ‏ @Schillerwein
A German wine blogger (schiller-wine) who lives in the US, but also spends much time in Germany

Melissa Sutherland ‏ @melissa_ful
Forever learning how wine thrives in a social era. Brand creative. Runner. Dir of Marketing @67wine, buyer of Italian whites, sherry. New horizons January 2013!

Lisa Shara Hall ‏ @lisasharahall
Senior Editor Wine Business Monthly; MW student. IWC table chair. Author Wines of the Pacific Northwest+author of wine blog: #winelover

Jordan Winery ‏ @jordanwinery
Winemaker. Farmer. Chef. Gardener. Pilot. Fisherman. Designer. Videographer. A family of passionate artisans refining our crafts each day.

hkremer ‏ @hkremer
I'm in law but don't love it. What I do love is social media, food, wine, & family, but not necessarily in that order. Also tweeting at @edibleeastbay

Cornerstone Cellars ‏ @CornerstoneNapa
Craig Camp's (@craigcamp) Wine Chronicles - Napa & Oregon With Alex Crown (ac), Allison Zickfeld (az) Adam Palafox (ap) Matt Cadigan (mc)

Adam Japko ‏ @adamjapko
Media exec shifting traditional to new, wine buff zagging amongst ziggers, babbling about wine as lubricant for human connection

Nancy C ‏ @NancyFeasts
Certified Specialist of Wine blogging about food and wine pairings. Wine Club/Events/Marketing Manager for @Efeste. #WAwine lover.

Linda Kissam ‏ @LindaKissam
Food, wine & travel writer as well as media relations. Wine PR is one of my specialties.

Joe Becerra ‏ @joewinetraveler
I travel the world and search for wine, food, and other delights.

christina grdovic ‏ @grdovic
Food & Wine Publisher: Eater, Drinker, Entertainer, Seller, Buyer, Traveler, Wife, Mother.

Dr Vino ‏ @drvino
Author, blogger, educator, all about fermented grape juice, aka wine.

Jeffrey Weissler ‏ @ConsciousWine is a fun & informative place to learn about wine choices vital to both palate & planet. Videos, audios, blogging, on-line wine shop, ...

Wines of Croatia ‏ @WinesofCroatia
Drinking, Tweeting & Sharing the Love for the Wines of Croatia!

Wine Library ‏ @WineLibrary
The Internet's leading discount wine retailer

Doug Levy ‏ @SFDoug
Peabody Award winning ex-USA Today reporter now Writer/Blogger/Foodie & PIO at Columbia University Med. Ctr. in NYC. Sometimes tweets on other topics @NYDoug.

NatalieMacLean ‏ @NatalieMacLean
Free wine newsletter: 140,662 subscribers,, tasty wines under $20, recipes, food/wine matcher, podcasts, free mobile apps iPhone, BlackBerry

Chalk Hill Estate ‏ @ChalkHillEstate
Official Chalk Hill Estate Page. Savor 4 Decades Of World Class, Award Winning Wines From Our Beautiful 1,400 Acre Estate. Must Be 21 & Over To Follow.

Gwendolyn Alley, MA ‏ @ArtPredator
AdventurerMomVinoEnthusiast prowls for that which engages soul. WritingCoach/CollegeTeacher. Blogs: ArtPredator WinePredator BikergoGal CompassionateRebel

Winehooch ‏ @Winehooch
Wine Blogger with a Not So Serious Approach to Drinking Serious Wine. Loves Boutique Wines & Those Found Off the Beaten Path. Like Us on Facebook. Cheers!

Ben Simons ‏ @vinotology
Lead Story Teller at Alexandria Nicole Cellars & blogger in Washington State. Bringin' Rock & Roll to the wine world!

Seth M. Long ‏ @sethmlong
#REALwine | #REALfood | #WineBroker @ Seler d'Or | #BrandMgr | #SocialMedia #consultant | #winehustler | #Winemaking @worldwide

Fred Swan ‏ @norcalwine
I'm a wine writer, foodie & tech guy tweeting news & views from NorCal wine country, plus funny/interesting tidbits on other regions/topics #wine #blog

Mutineer Magazine ‏ @mutineermag
National fine beverage print mag covering beer, wine, spirits, coffee, tea, soda, water. Tweets by Editor-in-Chief @odiedog52. Have you joined the Mutiny?

melanie0 ‏ @melanie0
AKA Dallas Wine Chick. PR, Marketing, Comm with a love for the grape and a collection to prove it.

sondra ‏ @figgirl
wine country restaurateur with a fig & Rhone wine obsession, the girl & the fig, the fig cafe & winebar, the girl & the fig CATERS!, Suite D ...

Bacchus & Beery Wine ‏ @BacchusandBeery
Our #wine blog is fun & a bit irreverent as represented by the Roman God of Wine, Bacchus who inspired joy and ecstasy. Our last name just happens to be Beery.

awaldstein ‏ @awaldstein
Business consultant. Blogger. Wine geek. Founder: Waldstein Consulting. Founder: @theLocalSip. Co-founder: @lulitonix. New Yorker.

Russ Beebe ‏ @winehiker
Hike. Wine. Repeat.

Ward Kadel - @drXeNo ‏ @drXeNo
West Coast Ambassador & Staff Blogger - Le Wine Buff - (CIVB). #MFITV, #Vinopanion #wine #blogger, #biotech, #DJ, #golf, #GEEK!

Mark Buckley ‏ @spiritandwine
Winemaker, Somm., Marketing & Social Media Engager. Food, Wine, Events & Tech is what I do. tweets 4 @hahnwines @gladiatorwine @dineunderground @ladygodivawine

caroline henry ‏ @carohenry
Wine buff & social media geek; Creative approach to sales, marketing, branding and wine sourcing. Wine judge and certified Sommelier

alicefeiring ‏ @alicefeiring

Leslie Sbrocco ‏ @lesliesb
wine speaker, educator, tv host, author, general lover of life who takes my work seriously but not myself. drinking for a living makes me #happy

Jameson Fink ‏ @jamesonfink
Wine Without Worry at Wine Editor @Foodista. Tweets for @pampeana. Find me @bottlehouse. Would rather be drinking Champagne and eating popcorn.

Tristan Fairbanks ‏ @TristanFairbank
Native Napa Valley gal living life, drinking and working in wine, enjoying the perks of this gorgeous valley and its food, wine, people and social media.

Angela Ortmann ‏ @STLwinegirl
Epicurean. Entrepreneur. Food & Wine Professional. Creating a personal experience w food & wine that is approachable & accessible. Events, Consultation, Writing

New Zealand Wine ‏ @nzwine
In every glass of New Zealand Wine is a World of Pure Discovery. (The official Twitter account for New Zealand Winegrowers, you're tweeting with Sarah).

Snooth ‏ @Snooth
Snooth, the world's largest wine site.

Dusan Jelic ‏ @StefanLuka
Social Media Manager of @WinesofBalkans Agency + Administrator of @WinesofSerbia (previously of @winecoza) + Communication Manager of @biwc2013 #winelover

Joemuscaglione ‏ @Joemuscaglione
boutique wine. specialty beer. food. music. natural living

Nicholas Kolnik ‏ @nicholaskolnik
Husband to @KTKolnik / @UofStThomasMN alumnus / Software Engineering professional / wine enthusiast / #geeksNgrapes & #TCeatdrinktweet member / #FaceStuffer

Karie Engels ‏ @KarieEngels
Freelance writer~contributor CBS Seattle, Tacoma Home & Living and avid lover of good food, fine wine, great brew and wild game.

L Alberto #winelover ‏ @thewinehub
#winelover - Institute of Masters of Wine candidate. Trying to combine my passion for #wine with social media. And yes... I travel a lot! :)

Wink Lorch ‏ @WineTravel
Wine writer, educator and editor. Specialist in Jura and Savoie. Love wine, food, travel, skiing, mountains, jazz and blues. More info on

Michel-Schlumberger ‏ @M_Schlumberger
Distinctive Wines... Naturally.

Jamie Goode ‏ @jamiegoode
wine journalist, book author and flavour obsessive

Josh Wade ‏ @nectarwine
Owner Nectar Tasting Room Spokane (Main & Stevens). Publisher of @spowinemag. Keynote speaker, trainer and mayhem maker @nectarmedia Wine writer

Decanter ‏ @Decanter
The world's best wine magazine - exclusive wine news, recommendations, videos, competitions and the home of the Decanter World Wine Awards

Joe Roberts ‏ @1WineDude
Musically-inclined wine guy, dad, hubby, bassist, free-thinker & sometimes hiney-shaker. Grand-Poobah of 1WineDude. Also Playboydotcom's wine dude

Shana Ray ‏ @sharayray
Helping people tell their story with Digital Marketing + Social Relations in wine, food + tech // #Blogger // All tweets are mine, unless my iphone was stolen

Wine Spectator ‏ @WineSpectator
The most comprehensive wine website in the world: Wine reviews, expert tips, online courses, recipes, restaurants with great wine lists, news, videos and more

thewinecoach ‏ @thewinecoach
Radio Show host and award-winning author who is dedicated to pouring the fun back into wine...Check out The Wine Coach App for iPhone/Android!

Paul Mabray ‏ @pmabray
Wine Revolutionary, Chief Strategy Officer @VinTank (Social Listening & SCRM platform)

Alfonso Cevola ‏ @italianwineguy
Working and writing about Italian wine for a lifetime, moving between Italy and America.

Jon Bonne ‏ @jbonne
Wine Editor, SF Chronicle. Thoughts are mine own.

Tom Wark ‏ @tomcwark
Founder of Wine PR Firm Wark Communications. Author of FERMENTATION: The Daily Wine Blog. Speaker • Writer • Consultant——THANKS For Following!

Ed Thralls ‏ @winetonite
Consumer Affairs for @FlowersWinery • Winemaker @ThrallsWine • Pinot Noir Addict • #PinotSmackdown • Opinions are my own

dana cowin ‏ @fwscout
Food & Wine editor in chief. pathologically positive. mom. adventure organizer. omnivore.

Deborah Harkness ‏ @DebHarkness
history prof, wine blogger, #1 NYTimes bestselling novelist (A DISCOVERY OF WITCHES, SHADOW OF NIGHT). And yes, this really *is* me.

Wine Harlots ‏ @WineHarlots
We embody the virtue of vice. Join us on the Wine Harlot Revolution! All the awesomeness created by Nannette Eaton.

Rick Bakas ‏ @RickBakas
Husband » Founder of @BakasMedia » Former NIKE brand guy » VP at Mobile Payments company @PressPay » Sommelier » Obsessed w/ wine & food » Connector

Tim Atkin ‏ @Timatkin
Award-winning Master of Wine, journalist, presenter, wine judge and photographer. Saturday Kitchen regular. Also tweet about books, films, sport and music.

Robert M Parker, Jr ‏ @RobertMParkerJr
Hedonist of Life & Wine

Cynthia Cosco ‏ @passaggio
15yr career Law Enforcement Officer turns Award Winning Vintner...Life is Good...Follow Your Passion

Mark Fish ‏ @fishmark
Mark Fish is a Social Media Pollinator, wine and food fan, mobile game geek, media commentator and about one lab accident away from becoming a supervillain.

Rick VanSickle ‏ @rickwine
Wine Writer. Wine lover. Live in Niagara. Drink Niagara. Eat Niagara. Love Ontario. Eat Ontario. Drink Ontario. Also Bordeaux, Rhone, Napa, Alsace, Burgundy ...

Wine Twits ‏ @WineTwits
Wine Twits serves up insider info, deals and special offers on wine & more!

Eric Asimov ‏ @EricAsimov
Eat. Drink. Write. New York Times wine critic and author of How to Love Wine: A Memoir and Manifesto'' (William Morrow, 2012).

Ken #wine ‏ @alawine
...about wine.

Wine Enthusiast ‏ @WineEnthusiast
The Ultimate Source For Everything Wine. Check out our Facebook page at Tweets by @jackistrum.

Jancis Robinson ‏ @JancisRobinson
Wine-, food-, words- + family-loving workaholic

Randall Grahm ‏ @RandallGrahm
Founder, Winemaker, Terroirist/Vinarchist and Prez-for-Life @BonnyDoonVineyd, Defender of Misunderstood and Underappreciated Doon-trodden Cépages of the Earth

Alana Gentry ‏ @girlwithaglass
Branding|Marketing|Messaging for global wine companies. #wine #blog #writer

Julie Brosterman ‏ @womenwine
Want to reach wine lovers with innovative social media strategy/content & events? Contact me. Check out and See u!

Gabriella Opaz ‏ @gabriellaopaz
Get my full vinous and marketing details here: find me on rebelmouse

Debra Meiburg MW ‏ @DebraMeiburgMW
Master of Wine with a serious tongue for wine, but a little tongue in cheek

Michael Ratcliffe ‏ @mikeratcliffe
Wine, travel, marketing. Public speaker. Marketing consultant. Auctioneer. Owner of Warwick & Vilafonte.

James Molesworth ‏ @jmolesworth1
Wine Spectator Senior Editor, covering the wines from Bordeaux, the Rhône & Loire valleys, South Africa and New York's Finger Lakes.

Mike Sharadin ‏ @NWTotemCellars
Seattle/Woodinville craftsman winery offering insight & stories from a sportscourt crushpad & vegan kitchen tasting room. Enjoy Wine, dogs,family,friends& Peace

Markus Stolz ‏ @elloinos
Greek Wine Insider. Linking top Greek wine producers with importers, merchants, gastronomy and consumers.

Andre Ribeirinho ‏ @andrerib
Chief Wine Evangelist @Adegga; Founder @AVINcode; Food and #WineLover; Unofficial #PortWine Ambassador.

Total Wine ‏ @TotalWine
Tweets by Greg Tuttle, product education manager at Total Wine HQ. We welcome all wine, beer, cigar and spirits enthusiasts to join the conversation!

All She Wrote ‏ @allisonmmarkin
Social storytelling with a culinary twist. #BCwine talk @okanagantaste, #eatdrinktweet creator, gal behind @wbcokanagan. I don't cook, therefore I restaurant.

Barbara! ‏ @seattlewinegal
Sassy, Passionate, Driven & Wildly Happy! Lover of Marketing, MA, Pilot, 10Yrs in Wine Industry. Speaker: @King5Seattle @TodayShow @WineBloggersCon

Vineyard Adventures ‏ @robbin_g
Owner of Vineyard Adventures Wine & Culinary Travel | WSET Diploma student, former recording engineer. WordPress designer. Expanded bio:

Alder Yarrow ‏ @vinography
I'm Alder Yarrow, a wine blogger by night, CEO of the UX design firm HYDRANT by day.

Eric ‏ @TweSommelier
Wineologist and Food Enthusiast. I started #WineWednesday here on Twitter. Join me as I review wines, share news and enjoy living the wine lifestyle out loud.

Robert McIntosh ‏ @thirstforwine
I love talking about wine and marketing, especially the interesting stuff happening with wine online to help us share it. Happy drinking!

winotone ‏ @winotone
Managing your Web 2.0 presence and pairing Classic Rock with wine

Arizona Vines & Wine ‏ @AZVinesAndWines
Enhancing your Arizona wine experience.

Lee Brian Schrager ‏ @Lee_Schrager
#sobewff #nycwff

Dezel Quillen ‏ @myvinespot
Some people write poetry, I sip it. Engineer by the day based in NOVA who blogs & tweets about the appreciation, education, and enjoyment of wine. #WineBlogger

Grace Hoffman ‏ @Cellarmistress
Italian-born, American-bred Wine Blogger/Educator, Wine Lover, CA and Pacific Northwest Wine Country Enthusiast, Cat lover, Friend to Many, Wine Is My Passion

Daniel Perches ‏ @perches
Wineblogger. Always looking for good wines.

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  1. Honored to be on the list.

    Lisa Mattson
    Jordan Winery

  2. Very honored to have made your list.
    Karie Engels

  3. Excellent list. A handful that I don't know. Thanks and good job!

  4. Good list. Twitter has a top "wine" list which is great!

  5. The German Wine Journalist and Wine Blogger Mario Scheuermann has critically reviewed the list and established his own list:

  6. Bruce McGechan has also established a list of top wine tweetes, using a different approach. See: on his blog"MyLocalWineStore"

  7. Here are the Top 100 Global Wine Tweeters of the German Wine Journalist and Wine Blogger Mario Scheuermann

  8. Honored to be in that group! Hope to have people enjoy the conversations! Thanks for the work compiling it!

  9. Thank you for recognizing me on your list!

  10. Thank you very much for including me on this list, Christian! Cheers my friend!