About Erica Swallow

Erica Swallow is an associate editor at Mashable, working primarily on growing the site's supported content program and writing within its business and marketing vertical. Erica is an international speaker, New York transplant and lover of chocolate, wine, traveling, dancing and the color orange. Follow her latest musings on Twitter and Google+.

The Essential New York Times Cookbook Author Amanda Hesser – Exclusive Interview

Amanda Hesser is the author of The Essential New York Times Cookbook and the co-founder of Food52, a website about home cooking. Hesser previously served… [Read More]

48 Hours in Milan

Known for fashion and design, Milan is located in northern Italy and is the country’s second largest and most cosmopolitan city. Offering top-notch art, culture,… [Read More]

How to Learn Winemaking in NYC

Interest in wine is growing in the U.S. – earlier this year the country took the title of largest wine-consuming nation, passing France for the… [Read More]

Top 5 Views You Can’t Miss in Shanghai

Shanghai reigns as China’s financial and business center and stands as a symbol of modernity for the country. Last year, it received 215 million domestic… [Read More]

A Look At Long Island’s Wölffer Estate Vineyard

If you’re looking for a relaxing vino escape while in the Hamptons, head to Wölffer Estate Vineyards, located in Bridgehampton in the South Fork of… [Read More]

Top 8 Cupcake Shops in NYC

The number of cupcake shops in New York City has grown over the past decade, much to the pleasure of sweet-toothed New Yorkers, including me.… [Read More]

Wine Expert Anthony Giglio – Exclusive Interview

Anthony Giglio is a wine expert that wears many hats – he’s a sommelier, journalist, author and educator all wrapped in one. Giglio currently serves… [Read More]

Top 3 Innovative Sites For Discovering Wine

To the average eye, the wine industry appears to be a slow-moving beast, shy of technological innovation and fond of tradition. The past decade, though,… [Read More]

Saveur.com Editor Helen Rosner – Exclusive Interview

Saveur.com is an online destination for all things food, wine and travel. The site, along with SAVEUR magazine, emphasizes heritage and tradition, home cooking and… [Read More]

Clärchens Ballhaus: Dancing The Night Away in 1920′s Berlin

Located in Berlin’s central district of Mitte, Clärchens Ballhaus is a privately owned dance hall and restaurant that dates back to 1913. The dance hall… [Read More]