Robert Haynes-Peterson

Robert Haynes-Peterson The Spruce

Robert Haynes-Peterson is a freelance writer and editor with more than 10 years of experience covering wine, spirits, travel, and lifestyle.


  • He has been writing for The Spruce since 2021.
  • Robert has written for AskMen, Beverage Media, and more.
  • He served as an editor for multiple publications.


In addition to his work for The Spruce, Haynes-Peterson's writing has appeared in publications including AskMen, Beverage Media, The Daily Beast, HuffPost, and The Manual. Previously, he served as an editor for Accent Magazine, Fashion Forum Magazine, and


Haynes-Peterson earned a bachelor's degree in geology from Whitman College.

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