All About Wine & Travel

Darla Hoffmann is a wine and travel journalist, Certified Sommelier, Certified Specialist of Wine and owner of About Wine, a wine education and marketing company.

She is a freelance writer and, has her own blog on wine and travel throughout the world. She was the main writer for AZ UNCORKED, The Arizona Wine Guide (, wine columnist for the Somm Insider section of the AZ Food & Wine Magazine http://www.azfoodandwinecom and, currently writes for She is also a current member of the International Food, Wine & Travel Writers Association (IFWTWA).

Hoffmann conducts wine classes and tastings at various venues all over the country.  A suggested list of classes is under the ‘Classes & FAQ’s’ tab on the home page. She’s worked in service, distribution, and sales in the beverage industry as well as in tasting rooms and vineyards.

About Wine does sales & marketing in the wine industry including tasting videos, articles & blogs, events, and education while representing the establishment to promote sales, account development and client relationships.  Additionally, if you are a interested in sending wine samples to be reviewed in a video or blog please call 480-540-7555 or email for instructions on where to send your samples.