About

Greetings World!   My name is Keiristin.  I am a Restaurant Critic, Food Writer, and Mixologist.  I am a lover of Chocolate, Cheese, Bacon, Bellinis & Bling.  I believe that the perfect Life is one spent doing things that bring happiness, while also taking time to make other’s lives better by giving back to the greater community.

At Bacon & Bellini, we provide Restaurant Assessments, Restaurant Consultations, and Restaurant Tour Guru services.  Contact us at BaconandBellini@gmail.com for Restaurant reviews, new restaurant consultations, restaurant tour guide services and more.

Be Happy & Be Helpful. Enjoy Food and Fellowship.  Remember, there’s always room for chocolate, bacon, & bellinis.

Take a look at the services we offer https://baconandbellini.com/services/

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Who is Keiristin?

Keiristin Wilbert is the creator and host of the TV show Bacon & Bellini Explores Culture and Cuisine which airs Tuesdays at 8:00pm and 11:00pm on the Taste on TV network http://www.tasteontv.com  Keiristin is a Restaurant Enthusiast, Foodie, and Food Writer who created Bacon & Bellini in 2017 from a genuine love of all things food with a mission to highlight exceptional restaurants.  Keiristin a member of YELP Elite DC and has been a YELP ELITE member for six consecutive years. Keiristin also documents her dining experiences on her website Baconandbellini.com.   

In the summer of 2020, in response to the greater community’s desire to find and support Black owned businesses, specifically Black owned food brands, Keiristin and her cousin Melissa founded the online marketplace Cast Iron Skillet (www.shopcastironskillet.com).  Cast Iron Skillet aims to be the #1 destination for Black Owned grocery products in the USA.  Cast Iron Skillet’s mission is to empower Black Owned Food businesses by providing a singular platform for business owners to sell their products to the world.  

Keiristin has always had a joy for public speaking and performing.  At the age of 5, Keiristin was cast in the leading role “Minnie Mouse” in her Kindergarten musical “Wonderful World of Disney”. From then on, Keiristin knew she belonged in front of the crowd. Keiristin was the Captain of her High School Forensics (Speech & Debate) team where Keiristin excelled at Extemporaneous Speaking, Impromptu speaking, Student Congress, and Lincoln-Douglas Debate. Keiristin received a scholarship to the Mercer Debate Society, and added Policy Debate to her repertoire.

Keiristin continued her love for public speaking and writing by serving as Publicist, Speech Writer, Editor, and Publisher.

Keiristin still loves Debate and serves as a judge for the Washington Urban Debate League, most recently judging Novice, Junior Varsity, and Varsity Debates during the Spring 2021 District Tournament.

Now, Keiristin is living another dream come true as the creator and host of her own TV show, “Bacon & Bellini Explores Culture and Cuisine”

Keiristin believes that the perfect Life is one spent doing things that bring happiness, while also taking time to make other’s lives better by giving back to the greater community.

When she is not working, Keiristin enjoys roller blading, traveling, hiking, attending festivals, concerts, musicals, museum tours, spending time with family & friends, and of course….brunch.