The following are links to selected articles that Brian has written. More are available upon request.

Wine and Beverage Articles

"Why Philadelphia Loves Wine" (Philadelphia Style Magazine)

"Where to Sip Cocktails with Artisanal Garnishes" (Philadelphia Style Magazine)

"Bordeaux and Dead Guys" (John Mariani's Virtual Gourmet)


Travel Articles

"Riding the Waves on the Queen Elizabeth, Part 1" (John Mariani's Virtual Gourmet)

"Sailing the Queen Elizabeth, Part 2" (John Mariani's Virtual Gourmet)

"Where to Try Mezcal in Oaxaca" (

"Driving Through Puglia" (John Mariani's Virtual Gourmet)


Restaurant Reviews

"Even the Most Unloved Jewish Food is Amazing at Abe Fisher" (Philadelphia Weekly)

"Urban Enoteca's 'Wine Bar' Charges an Arm and a Leg for Even the Most Uninspired Brands? (Philadelphia Weekly)

"Serafina Leaves a Lot to Be Desired" (Philadelphia Weekly)

"Adsum" (Philadelphia Weekly)



"Chef Alex Boonphaya's Quest to Expand Philly's Tastes" (Philadelphia Weekly)

"Behind the Scenes with Chinatown's Long-Anticipated Hop Sing Laundromat" (Philadelphia Weekly)