David White, a wine writer in Washington D.C., is the founder and editor of Terroirist.com. The author of a nationally syndicated wine column that’s hosted by Palate Press, David’s wine writing has appeared in dozens of publications, including The World of Fine Wine, the New York Times, the Los Angeles Times, and the Washington Post. He has his advanced certificate from the Wine and Spirit Education Trust and has been called one of America’s 9 most important wine bloggers. In 2013, Terroirist.com was named the “Best Overall Wine Blog” at the annual Wine Blog Awards. Follow him on Twitter @terroiristblog.