Wine Consulting

Providing personalized consulting services to private, corporate, restaurant and hospitality clients.

  • Cellar Assessments
  • Wine Lists
  • Collections
  • Auctions
  • Valuations
  • Investments
  • Private Imports

$80/hr consulting

Personal Wine Buyer

Providing personalized consulting and buying services for dinner parties, events, special occasions, cellaring and investment purposes.

$80/hr consulting

$40/hr plus expenses buying (shopping time)

Food and Beverage Pairing

Not sure which wines or beverages to serve with your meal, dinner party, special event, or function? I will prepare wine pairing recommendations for you based on the various aspects of the occasion as well as criteria such as personal preferences, themes, private inventories, and allocated budgets etc.

$25 per course/bottle via email

$80/hr on location consulting

Social or Culinary Wine and Spirit Tastings

Organizing wine tasting events including wine selection, tasting notes and necessary stemware as required at locations of your choice or at our facilities.

$45 pp up, depending on beverage selection and extras

Speaking engagements

I am available for highly entertaining or educational speaking engagements or presentations on many culinary, wine and spirit related topics.

$500 & up

Personalized guided winery tours

Organizing and conducting personalized winery and vineyard tours for small groups or individuals including transportation, tasting room visits, meeting the wine makers and exquisite lunches or dinners at fine winery restaurants. Regional tours are available in the Niagara, Peele Island as well as the Prince Edward County regions.

Group rates, min. 12 people, Whitby departures

Peele Island tours $200 pp

Niagara tours $150 pp

PEC tours $125 pp

Commercial Menu Consulting

A complete menu consulting and developing service, including recipes and presentation, is available to hotels, restaurants, spas, and individuals. Menus are customized to accommodate budgetary and dietary requirements and tastes. Special attention is being paid to the availability of ingredients in specific locations.

$125/hr