Keith Newton

Assistant Managing Editor

About

Keith Newton joined Wine Spectator in 2005 and was promoted to assistant managing editor in 2018.

A native New Yorker who lives in Brooklyn with his wife and daughter, Newton is also a poet who studied literature and writing at Northwestern University and in the graduate program at Washington University in St. Louis. In 2006, he founded the online literary magazine Harp & Altar, which published a print anthology in 2010. In addition to his editorial responsibilities, Newton writes Wine Spectator’s values features, covering affordable wines from around the world. He makes really good cocktails and cooks nearly every night.

California Dreamin’
Tasting Reports

California Dreamin’

Our editors select their favorite values from the Golden State, with something for everyone

Apr 30, 2021
100 Top Values
Tasting Reports

100 Top Values

A year-end roundup of great wines for $25 or less

Jul 31, 2021
Roots & Branches

Roots & Branches

Building on their signature grapes, Southern Hemisphere producers expand their range with …

Oct 15, 2020
Celebrate Summer
Tasting Reports

Celebrate Summer

Across the globe, high quality sparkling wines are more affordable than ever

Jun 30, 2020
Sweet Spot

Sweet Spot

Across the New World, producers deliver the perfect balance of quality to price

Apr 30, 2020
Adventures in Values

Adventures in Values

A tour of smart buys from around the globe

Feb 29, 2020
2019 NYWE: Wine Stars
People

2019 NYWE: Wine Stars

Winemakers from across the world spoke about their experiences at the vanguard of the …

Dec 31, 2019
100 Top Values

100 Top Values

Great wines for $25 or less

Dec 31, 2019
Wine Star: Eataly's Oscar Farinetti
People

Wine Star: Eataly's Oscar Farinetti

The Italian food entrepreneur–turned-vintner looks back at Barolo's 1999 vintage, the last …

Oct 21, 2019