Nigel Hopkins

Welcome to Nigel Hopkins

Nigel Hopkins Is an award-winning journalist with more than 40 years experience as a newspaper writer and editor in Australia and overseas, with particular experience writing about the food and wine industries.

For eight years he was food writer and restaurant reviewer for The Advertiser newspaper in Adelaide, South Australia. He was editor of several editions of The Advertiser Good Food Guide and co-editor of Dine, a series of restaurant guides to South Australia.

For 10 years Nigel was the only South Australian judge in the annual Tucker Seabrook Wine List of the Year competition, then chaired by acclaimed Australian wine writer Huon Hooke and involving leading wine writers from around Australia.

He continues to write for Qantas inflight magazine, Winestate and online newspaper InDaily, and has written extensively on the Australian food and wine industry for state and national newspapers and magazines.

Nigel is director of a strategic communications consultancy and lives on a farm and vineyard in the Adelaide Hills.