Sample Policy

The editors at Speaking the Local Vinacular will accept the following items for review:
· wine
· beer
· books about wine & beer
We are also able to review wine- and beer-centered events and products. Please email us at for further details on how to submit your company’s product for review.

Speaking the Local Vinacular targets young professionals across the U.S. Our readers appreciate wine and are curious about wine. They turn to as educated consumers, believing that wine education results in greater wine appreciation. Our mantra is “we make it easy to speak wine.” And it should be easy: simple enjoyment of wine comes when our readers demystify and remove some of the elitism that shrouds it.

Reviews will be posted within 4-6 weeks from time of delivery. We will make every effort to  publish our review to coincide with the launch of your product. Speaking the Local Vinacular is unable to return any product received for review purposes.

All reviews posted on will be unbiased. While we appreciate receiving review products, we do not guarantee positive reviews. In addition, we will not pay for any review product, nor will we except payment in exchange for a review: we hope that the mutual benefit of posting a review at will aid your marketing campaign. has the right to not post reviews for products that don’t meet our standards.