New Member: Alder Yarrow

San Francisco Magazine has called Alder Yarrow “The Wine World’s Brightest Cyberstar” and he is widely accepted as a pioneer of wine blogging. He has been publishing Vinography.Com daily since 2004 and was nominated for a James Beard Award in 2013.

In addition to writing for outlets as diverse as the World of Fine Wine and Fine Cooking Magazine, he has been a monthly columnist for Jancis Robinson since 2010. He is the author of The Essence of Wine, a coffee table book about wine’s flavors and aromas, named one of the best wine books of 2014 by The New York Times.

In 2013 Alder was inducted into the Wine Media Guild of New York’s Wine Writer’s Hall of Fame, an honor he shared with only 22 other living wine writers at the time. Alder lives with his family in Oakland, California.


We welcome Alder to the Circle and look forward to sharing his news and features!