Wine Director, The Standard
Ashley Santoro is the former wine director of Casa Mono & Bar Jamón and the current wine director at The Standard, East Village. Ashley fell in love with wine after college, when a case of post-graduate confusion led her to Umbria, where she lived and worked (but mostly ate and drank). Her experiences in Italy led her back to the U.S. and into a career in wine. In addition to her work at The Standard, Ashley also devotes time to travelling and teaching wine courses. She has been featured in numerous of publications including the New York Times, Punch, Wine & Spirits Magazine, among others.