Cassia Schifter

associate tasting coordinator

About

Cassia Schifter joined Wine Spectator in 2015 and was promoted to associate tasting coordinator in 2019.

She is from Washington, D.C., and earned a degree in English from Amherst College. A former head cheesemonger for Murray's Cheese, she pivoted to the wine industry in 2013. Schifter is a regular contributor to WineSpectator.com's editorial content, producing Tasting Highlights and appearing in educational videos. She loves Popeye's, the Wizards, and lives in Tribeca with her dog, Puggsy Bogues.

Pride and Progress
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Pride and Progress

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Wine Spectator Reveals 2022 Restaurant Award Winners
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Wine Spectator Reveals 2022 Restaurant Award Winners

Nearly 3,200 restaurants around the world earned honors for their ambitious wine programs, …

Jun 27, 2022
2 Restaurants Win New Grand Awards in 2022
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2 Restaurants Win New Grand Awards in 2022

Wine Spectator recognizes dining destinations in New York and Napa Valley with its top …

Jun 23, 2022
Updated: Bordeaux 2021 Futures Prices and Analysis
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9 Stylish Portuguese Values for $20 or Less

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The Great Comeback
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