Jill Dutton

Jill Dutton
Title: Writer
Education: University of Kansas

Jill Dutton has worked as a freelance writer and magazine publisher (Evolving Magazine) for more than 20 years, most recently traveling the U.S. by train writing articles and guidebooks. She is a frequent contributor to Dotdash brands and specializes in writing about alcohol and travel.


Dutton has contributed to Liquor.com, Chilled, Old Liquors, Wine Enthusiast, and several other publications.

Whether traveling or at home, she enjoys settling in with a Manhattan on the rocks. Follow her travels at usabyrail.blog.


Dutton studied journalism and magazine publishing at the University of Kansas.

About The Spruce

The Spruce, a Dotdash brand, is a new kind of home website offering practical, real-life tips and inspiration to help you create your best home. The Spruce family of brands, including The Spruce, The Spruce Eats, The Spruce Pets, and The Spruce Crafts collectively reach 30 million people each month.

For more than 20 years, Dotdash brands have been helping people find answers, solve problems, and get inspired. We are one of the top-20 largest content publishers on the Internet according to comScore, a leading Internet measurement company, and reach more than 30% of the U.S. population every month. Our brands collectively have won more than 20 industry awards in the last year alone and, most recently, Dotdash was named Publisher of the Year by Digiday, a leading industry publication.

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