Matt Skinner

Motivational, Business, Lifestyle | Food & Wine

Matt Skinner is an author, writer, consultant, and educator well-known to international audiences for his refreshing take on wine, and knack for making it simple. A strong believer that wine is for everyone, and that enjoying it is your right rather than your privilege, Matt has a knack of educating his audience about wine in an entertaining yet informative way.

Author of 8 books including international bestsellers Thirsty Work, published in 17 countries and 10 languages, a regular face on Australian Television and contributor to a number of Australian titles such as Good Food Magazine, Matt has twice been shortlisted for the IWSC International Communicator of the Year Award and was recently awarded The Committee Grande Cru D’Italia – International Young Journalist of the Year award.

Television: Co-host of Tobie and Matt Lifestyle Food, Gordon Ramsay – The F Word appearances UK Ch4, Oliver’s Twist appearances ABC, Jamie’s Kitchen appearances UK Ch4

Publishing: Thirsty Work, The Juice 2006, The Juice 2007, Heard it Through the Grapevine, The Juice 2008, The Juice 2009, The Juice 2010 Octopus Publishing, Matt Skinner’s Wine Guide 2011 Murdoch Books

Columns: Good Food Magazine, Home Beautiful, GQ, Sunday Magazine, Waitrose Food Illustrated UK

Appearances: National ambassador for Movember 2010 & 2011, Host and co-host of Good Food and Wine Show sessions (London, Birmingham, Melbourne, Sydney, Brisbane, Perth and Adelaide)



"I have learnt more about wine from Matt than anyone else."
Jamie Oliver