National Orange Wine Day
About Amanda: In 2017 Amanda began blogging about wine, lifestyle, and cocktails. Starting in 2018, her brand The Real Housewine emerged; producing not only content for social media but also publishing educational articles, wine reviews, producing video content, food recipes & pairing tips. Another area of interest is interviewing the wine industry. Amanda conducts and hosts interviews with the industry’s most interesting people.
She also offers consumer-driven services like personal wine shopping, virtual/in-person tastings, and
consulting. Amanda is a WSET III candidate and WSET II certified. She has been featured in publications like the Huffington Post, VinePair, and The Medium for her work. Additionally, she is a Feedspot Top 100 Wine Blogger. Female empowerment has always been important to Amanda and is a proud member of the professional organization Women of the Vine and Spirits. She makes a conscious effort to showcase female made, led, and owned Businesses.
In addition to her budding brand, in 2018 Amanda founded the first-ever National Orange Wine Day to be celebrated annually on October 6 th . Since then, plans for expansion include a (Virtual, due to COVID) Week of Orange Wine to commence October 5 th -10 th . This week will highlight educational events on skin contact/natural wines for both the industry and consumers. Virtual Orange Wine Week is offering a curated selection of virtual courses that appeal to not only the general consumer but also a day dedicated to Trade professionals (October 7th).