Wine Writer & Reviewer, Travel Journalist
Tasted: About 3,000/year for many, many years.
Travel Tip: Get out there.
Goal : Camp out with the elephants in Namibia.
Virginie Boone reviews and writes about the wines of Napa and Sonoma primarily for Wine Enthusiast Media and is a longtime resident of Sonoma County. She began her writing career with Lonely Planet travel guides, writing guides to the American South, South America, Northern California and the Loire Valley, which led to California-focused wine coverage for The Santa Rosa Press Democrat, Savor Magazine, Sonoma Magazine and others. She is a regular panelist and speaker on wine topics in California and beyond.