Yolanda Evans

Location: Berlin, Germany

Berlin-based Yolanda Evans is a freelance writer with over 12 years of experience covering dining, cocktails, travel, and lifestyle. Her bylines have appeared in Forbes, The Washington Post, Imbibe, Shondaland, Food 52, Travel + Leisure, Wine Enthusiast, Lonely Planet, Thrillist, and Architectural Digest, among others. She travels the world to drink and seek out obscure booze knowledge.


Yolanda worked as a food blogger for Eater LA and covered fashion for Refinery29 before turning her attention to cocktails and spirits, which has become her passion. In addition to writing for national publications, Evans contributes to Savoring Gotham: A Food Lover’s Companion to New York City, a comprehensive reference book about New York City culinary and drink history. She won the 2022 International Association of Culinary Professionals for Narrative Beverage Writing award. 


Yolanda Evans graduated from Loyola University New Orleans with a Bachelor of Arts in communication and media studies.

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