Ariana DiValentino

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New York
New York University
Beer And Beverages, NYC Bars And Restaurants, Vegan Dining
  • In 2022, she was recognized as a finalist in the category of Best Writing About Diversity in Beer by the British Guild of Beer Writers. The North American Guild of Beer Writers also granted her the second place Best Brewery Profile in the same year.
  • She once set out on a quest to try every vegan doughnut in Los Angeles. She was successful.
  • She is incapable of ordering a beer without sounding like a pretentious jerk, but she's happy to order for you, too.


Ariana has been a freelance lifestyle journalist since 2016, after getting her start as a writer and later editor for the Washington Square News, the NYU student newspaper. She has written on food, drink, and other lifestyle topics for sites including Insider, HuffPost, VinePair, Resy, Vice, and Hello Giggles. She is based in New York City and loves trying new vegan restaurants and scouting out the best happy hours in Brooklyn.


Ariana has a B.A. in dramatic literature and an M.A. in performance studies from New York University's College of Arts and Science and the Tisch School of the Arts.
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