kelly magyarics

washington, d.c.-based wine, spirits, travel & lifestyle writer / wine educator


Kelly is available for writing and editing, and may be contacted at, or on Twitter and Instagram @kmagyarics.


Effervescent Elixirs, Cheers, November/December 2014

The Spirits of the Season, Cheers, November/December 2014

A Fine Philly Watering Hole, Cheers, November 2014

A Little Beverag-Education from Camp Jack, Nightclub & Bar, November 2014

Throwing Back Retro Cocktails, Nightclub & Bar, November 2014

Gascony's New Wave, The SOMM Journal, October/November 2014

Sweet Spirits, DC Magazine Front Desk, September/October 2014

Transitional Tipples, Washington Life, September 2014

Malt and Hops Stand In for Spirits and Liqueurs, Nightclub and Bar, August 2014

Passionate for Potables, The Tasting Panel, August 2014

Hotel Watch: Staycation at Avenue Suites, Washington Life, August 2014Helium Cocktails: What a Gas!, Nightclub and Bar, July 2014

Spa Getaway: The Lodge at Woodloch, Los Angeles Travel, Summer 2014

Hot Property: Capella Georgetown, Los Angeles Travel, Summer 2014

Omni Creates a Rum and Tequila Experience, Cheers, June 2014

Fill Your Glass, Cheers, June 2014

Light and Lively, Cheers, June 2014

Tap Takeover: Forced Carbonation Cocktails, Nightclub and Bar, June 2014

Cheers to Dad, Washington Life, June 2014

Bowled Over! DC Magazine Front Desk, May 2014

White Hot Summer Wines, Cheers, May 2014

Prest-o, Change-o Cocktails, Cheers, May 2014

Passport Potables, DC Magazine, May 2014

Measure for Measure: minibar's Coravin Program, The SOMM Journal, May 2014

Celebrate Languedoc Day, Washington Life, May 2014

Pump It Up With Spirit Sprays, Nightclub and Bar, May 2014

Fresh Picks for Spring, Washington Life, May 2014

Sartorial Sips, DC Magazine, April 2014

Learn the Hard Way, Washington Post Express, April 2014

Hotel Watch: Modern Luxe in Philly, Washington Life, April 2014

Make Mine a Mini, Cheers, April 2014

Science-Inspired Sips, Cheers, April 2014

Brabo's Fork and Cork Collaboration, Washington Life, April 2014

Cherry Blossom Confidential, DC Magazine, March/April 2014

Bartender, Morph Me, DC Magazine, March 2014

Nurturing Nature, The Tasting Panel, March 2014

In Its Glory Moment, The Tasting Panel, March 2014

A Wine and Cocktail Revolution in the Steel City, Cheers, March 2014

Hotel Watch: The Hotel Hershey, Washington Life, March 2014

Washington Ballet's British Invasion, Washington Life, March 2014

Wine Intervention, DC Magazine, January/February 2014

Romance Rebellion, DC Magazine, January/February 2014

The Ultimate Olympic Viewing Party, Wine Enthusiast, February 2014

Sipping the Light Fantastic, Washington Post Express, February 2014

Catching the Wave: Malibu Rum, The Tasting Panel, February 2014

Taking Inventory With Adam Bernbach, The Tasting Panel, February 2014

Amari, Amore, The Tasting Panel, February 2014

Laissez Les Bons Temps Rouler, Washington Life, February 2014

Whey Cool, Eater DC, October 2013

Brown Booze for Brunch, Eater DC, October 2013

Easy Holiday Sips with Cointreau, Washington Life, October 2013

Celebrating Champagne Day, Washington Life, October 2013

Wine Dinner Surprises, Washington Life, October 2013

Game Day Game Plan, Wine Enthusiast, September 2013

Oh Sherry!, The Tasting Panel, September 2013

South American Wine Favorites, Cheers, September 2013

Tales of the Cocktail Highlights, Cheers, September 2013

Savory Tomato Sips, Washington Life, September 2013

Hotel Watch: The Lodge at Woodloch, Washington Life, September 2013

Seasonal Sips: DC Bartenders' Fave Fall Ingredients, Eater DC, September 2013

Hotel Watch: Kingsmill Resort in Williamsburg Virginia, Washington Life, August 2013

Gleaming the Cube: Washington Life, August 2013

Profile on Angelica Sbai, National Director of Wine and Spirits, The Palm, The Tasting Panel, August 2013

Five Mixologists and Drinks We Love, DC Magazine, July/August 2013

Sibling Revelry, DC Magazine, July/August 2013

Mixers Get a Refresh, Cheers, July/August 2013

Hogo Takes on Tiki 2.0, Cheers, July/August 2013

Pour Man's Feast, Washington Post Express, July 2013

The Wines of Ribera del Duero, The Tasting Panel, July 2013

The Codorniu Legacy Comes Alive in D.C., The Tasting Panel, July 2013

D.C. Tales of the Cocktail Highlights, Washington Life, July 2013

A Summer of Riesling, Washington Life, July 2013


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