Shawn Zylberberg

Assistant Editor, New York

About

Shawn Zylberberg joined Wine Spectator in 2019 and was promoted to assistant editor in 2020. 

He was born and raised in Boca Raton, Fla., and earned a degree in communication from The Ohio State University. His passion for wine started in the restaurant scene of New York, working late nights with experienced sommeliers before moving on to Wine Spectator. He enjoys a glass of Argentinean Malbec to celebrate his family's South American heritage.

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Napa's Harvest Stomp Auction Raises $2.7 Million

Plus, Auction of Washington Wines launches its first hybrid event, raising $2.2 million for …

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'Sommelier: Don't Try This at Home' Wins Wine Spectator's 2021 Video Contest

Italian winery Caviro uses comedy to remind wine lovers to enjoy wine for what it means to …

Sep 22, 2021
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NBA Star CJ McCollum Buys 318-Acre Oregon Property for Vineyard

The Portland Trail Blazer expands his wine business to Willamette Valley's Yamhill-Carlton …

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Is it true that wine contains anti-aging properties?

Although wine has not been proven to stop or reverse aging, scientists have turned to …

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Academy Museum of Motion Pictures Opening Reception Stars Piper-Heidsieck and Rare Champagnes

Plus, Sterling Vineyards celebrates the 73rd Emmy Awards with a special Napa Cabernet for …

Sep 15, 2021
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Rapper-Vintner Post Malone Gets Hands-On in Provence Wildfire Recovery

The Grammy-nominated artist and Maison No. 9 founder visited the hard-hit wine region in …

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Wine Talk: NFL Safety Kareem Jackson's New Wine Regimen

As a new season kicks off, the Denver Broncos defensive back talks about the grape that got …

Sep 10, 2021
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Barbara Banke Speaks Out on a Sustainable Wine Industry

The Jackson Family Wines proprietor talked with Straight Talk by Wine Spectator about her …

Sep 8, 2021
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Italian sparkling wine powerhouse partners with racing championship for women; NBA wine …

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