Lauren Johnson

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New York
Penn State University
Food, Wine, Cultural Dishes, Recipes
  • Lauren holds a certificate in Food Writing from the Gotham Writers Workshop.
  • Lauren has more than 3 years of experience writing about food.
  • Lauren loves visiting wine bars in Paris and wishes it were possible to visit every single one!


Lauren is a freelance writer who spends her time in both NYC and Berlin. She has written about food and wine for the last several years. As an avid traveler (admittedly not so much in the last few years) she draws on the passion of all the people she's met in all the places she's visited.


Lauren holds a Bachelor's degree in Journalism and after falling in love with wine, completed an MBA in Wine Business. She's been writing in some way or another and has kept a journal since she was in 2nd grade.
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