Amy C. Collins is a writer and comedian based in New Orleans. She’s the creator and author of the blog “Pig&Vine” and the podcast host of Pig & Vine Radio. She’s written for prominent fashion brands, interviewed countless musicians, chefs and artists, and authored successful nonprofit grants; published a short novel, written about sustainability for an NGO, and covered topics from food, wine and booze to music, art, entrepreneurship and healthcare for various print and online magazines. Her boundless curiosity leads a desire to travel, explore film, art, music and humanity, and tackle an endless reading list.
In a previous iteration, Amy C. Collins was a key player in the NYC wine industry, traveling to wine regions across the globe, drinking all the best wines and dining at all the best restaurants. She earned a Diploma from the WSET and still maintains more wine knowledge than is typically useful.
She performs regularly as an improv and stand-up comedian/storyteller and hosts/produces the monthly comedy + wine show, Vin Drôle, in New Orleans. She is a practicing Stoic.
If her life were reduced to a listicle T-shirt it might read: