Mary Orlin is the WineFashionista, writing about wine, food and perfume. She is the James Beard Award and Emmy Award-winning Executive Producer of Orlin Media, where she is a multimedia wine TV and video producer and writer, telling stories behind the label. Mary is currently a producer on the new CBS TV Show Kristy Downing Rocks Local Food. She is a featured wine and perfume blogger on The Huffington Post and contributes to Edible Silicon Valley, where her regular column “Behind the Bottle” appears starting Spring 2014. Mary also writes for Napa Sonoma Magazine Palate Press, and Berkeleyside Nosh. Mary has also contributed to Uncorked and GEV (Gastronomique en Vogue). Most recently she was Executive Producer of NBC’s In Wine Country, wine country’s premier lifestyle show that airs nationally on the NBC Network. Production on the show ceased but the show continues to air in syndication on NBC, the longest running wine show on television.
Articles by Mary Orlin
Robert Mondavi, Jr. has launched a home collection, but not any home collection. It is very personal — blended with that signature wine...Read More
The health benefits of a glass of wine, in moderation always, are well documented. Yet a growing trend in wine country is wellness....Read More
Faouzi Issa of Domaine des Tourelles: Making the Adopted Grape Cinsault Shine in Bekaa Valley, Lebanon
"In my opinion, Cinsault is an adopted grape in Lebanon. Since the French don’t like it...
"We were never big fans of American Merlot. We found it sweet and simple. As always with...
"We're still making the wine exactly how my grandfather started with the same tools so it...