I am a New Brunswick based Sommelier and writer who conducts wine tastings, wine and food pairing events and classes, as well as beer and spirits tastings, events and classes. I also judge competitions, and provide training and consulting to the industry. I have designed wine lists and facilitated training sessions for restaurants in Nova Scotia and New Brunswick, and I regularly travel across Canada and around the world for events and competitions, and to learn. I am available for public and private events. I live in Rothesay, just outside of Saint John, but travel to Fredericton, Moncton, Halifax, Charlottetown, Cariquet, Wolfville, Lunenburg, Woodstock, Florenceville, Shediac and anywhere else in the Maritimes for events.
WHAT’S NEW AT FROG’S PAD?
Tuesday, February, 18th: BIG AND BOLD REDS TASTING AT HAPPINEZ!
My Top 100 Good Drink Guide was in the various Brunswick News papers across New Brunswick on Thursday, December 19th, 2013. Here it is! Feel free to click Top100GoodDrink2013 to view a copy that you can save to your mobile device, or print one out for your own use. If you have problems, email me at email@example.com and I will email one to you.
THE RED WINE TASTING OF A LIFETIME
Check out my latest article on the Red Wine Tasting of a Lifetime! Click here.
NOTE! Postponed Wine and Food Dinner at Decimal 81
My first ever wine and food pairing dinner with the talented Chef Brad Richard at Decimal 81 in Saint John is on hold until we can find a suitable date. For information on the restaurant, go to Decimal81.ca, email firstname.lastname@example.org or call (506) 642-8181
MY FACEBOOK PAGE IS LIVELIER THAN EVER
I’ve been quite busy uploading content to my Facebook site. Like MY PAGE on Facebook to stay up to date on what I’m doing in terms of events and articles, and to see my weekly wine, beer and spirits picks.
Here is my story on my recent trip to Vinho Verde, Portugal, with some extra pics…
You can read my article about my NZ trip here.
Here is an article I wrote about Glenora Single Malt Whisky from Cape Breton
Check out Palate Press for my article about Minnesota grapes being used successfully in New Brunswick.
Here is an article about my pilgrimage to Burgundy