Food writer by day, financial journalist by day-job, Kristen Oliveri is a career journalist with a passion for food, wine, nutrition, and luxury travel. Born in Brooklyn and raised in Staten Island, Kristen left her native New York to study Journalism, English, and Theater at Northeastern University in Boston. Upon returning to NYC after college, she began a writing career focusing on finance and food. Today Kristen is the Content Director for a peer-to-peer networking platform exclusively for the world’s wealthiest families, writing about everything from their investments to their philanthropic endeavors, and continues to freelance for various outlets on food and travel. She began her own blog Pasta’s Kitchen in June of 2009, a website dedicated to healthy gluten free living.
Karl Wente, the Chief Operating Officer and Chief Winemaker for family-run Wente Vineyards, is shaking things up when it comes to his unique approach to winemaking. His views ...On June 20, 2017 / By Kristen Oliveri
Swig Contributor Kristen Oliveri sat down with Michael Doerfler, National Sales Representative of the Laureate Imports Co. Inc., to talk about his latest passion: Slovenia Wine Country. Doerfler works closely with ...On April 24, 2017 / By Kristen Oliveri
Percy Rodriguez, the Beverage Director of New York City-based L’Amico and the Vine is ready to reveal its spring time beverage creations. This Missouri-native joined legendary Chef and ...On April 21, 2017 / By Kristen Oliveri
Sean McBride and Juliana McBride didn’t start out in the wine industry, in fact, they were employed in diverse fields far from that business. Sean was a New ...On February 14, 2017 / By Kristen Oliveri
The art of winemaking has been a Sicilian tradition and beloved pastime for centuries. Today, many families still partake in this institution, pouring their heart and soul into ...On February 3, 2017 / By Kristen Oliveri
The Roundhouse hotel in charming, historic Beacon, New York has quickly become the talk of the town as the go-to boutique hotel for city-goers seeking respite from the ...On December 21, 2016 / By Kristen Oliveri
Replica wine is turning the wine industry on its head with its groundbreaking value proposition. The company, which uses proprietary patent-pending technology, identifies key flavors and characteristics of ...On November 29, 2016 / By Kristen Oliveri