Clark Smith

Clark Smith is winemaker for Diamond Ridge Vineyards and his own WineSmith Cellars. He consults with hundreds of winemakers and is an Adjunct Professor at Fresno State University and Florida International University, and lectures widely on wine chemistry fundamentals. His Best-Of-Appellation evaluations panel at AppellationAmerica.com explores the emerging regions of the United States and Canada, and his column "The Postmodern Winemaker" has appeared since 2009 in "Wines & Vines" magazine.