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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Jul 21, 2022
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Alex Cuper Homes in on South American Wines in the Windy City

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Jul 13, 2022
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