Nickolaus Hines

Nickolaus Hines is an award-winning freelance journalist based in Denver, Colorado. He has been covering food, drinks, travel, and cannabis since 2018. His writing has appeared in Men’s Health, Matador Network, Thrillist, SevenFifty Daily, and Wine Enthusiast, among others.


Nickolaus Hines has been a journalist for almost a decade. He got his start as a freelance writer for local publications in Alabama. In New York, Hines wrote about wine for Grape Collective, covered technology for Inverse, and contributed to Men’s Journal. He held staff writing positions at Vinepair and Supercall, before striking out on his own. In addition to Food & Wine, Hine has bylines in HuffPost, Atlas Obscura, Paste, Mashed, Denver Magazine, Yahoo Life, and others. He is also the features editor at Cool Material.


Nickolaus Hines graduated from Auburn University with a bachelor of arts in journalism.

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