Photography credit to Lionel Trudel Photography Ltd.

CONSULTANCY

I am pleased to provide the following services to Canadian wineries of all sizes, for white, rosé, red, and late harvest wines:

Vineyard

  • Land sourcing
  • Soil expertise
  • Varietal selection
  • Equipment selection
  • Planting operations
  • Pruning
  • Vigor analysis
  • Fertilizing
  • Shoot thinning
  • Leaf removal
  • Crop estimation
  • Crop thinning
  • Maturity control
  • Harvest
  • Vineyard budgetting

Winemaking

  • Winery design
  • Tank and barrel needs
  • Equipment selection
  • Barrel selection
  • Vinification 
  • Wine ageing
  • Tasting
  • Blending
  • Bottling
  • Winery budgetting

Business

  • Cellar and vineyard management
  • Recruitment
  • Label design
  • Portfolio strategy
  • Hospitality training
  • Media training
  • PR