ERIN LARKIN

Independent Wine Writer

Erin Larkin is an independent wine writer based in Perth, Western Australia.  Contributor to The Wine Companion magazine, Gourmet Traveller Wine and previously weekly columnist for The Post newspaper, The Western Suburbs Weekly newspaper and writer for the Liquor Barons Group, ‘Talking Wine’ on Saturday afternoons (6PR talkback radio). Pro Member of Tastingbook.com since 2015. 

Wine Show judge since 2014. 

Judge for the Australian Wine List of the Year Award, and the China Wine List of the Year Award, both since 2014, and heading into the 2020 competitions.  

WSET3 completed, with Diploma ahead.  Working With Wine Fellowship – twice Finalist.  Vin de Champagne Award Finalist.

Digital Marketing Coordinator for the independent retail Liquor Barons Group, Group Buyer prior to that, and the first ever female member of the Lake Karrinyup Country Club Wine Group (est 1980).  Erin has presented brackets by invitation at the Cullen International Chardonnay Tasting 2016, the Cape Mentelle Cabernet Tasting 2019, and the inaugural Chenin Blanc Symposium 2019. 

Wine event host – private tastings for wine clubs, lovers and pros – private cellar management – wine buying (retail & personal) + wine list consultation.

Erin has a number of big projects underway in 2020.