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CLASSES & WORKSHOPS
We offer consulting for individuals or event planners seeking a dynamic wine event. Enhance your next dinner party or event with a wine tasting. Learn the ins and outs of ordering wine at a client dinner. We can do it. Mary is an experienced public speaker and instructor with both the training and experience to lead a dynamic event. She has been hired by national organizations, to regional, to private wineries and individuals to create custom wine and food events.
Examples of popular classes taught:
- Wine Tasting 101: why do we swirl wine before smelling (and more)?
- Champagne and Sparkling Wine
- Food and Wine Pairing
- Awesome Wines Under $20
- How to order a wine at a restaurant
- Regional Focus
- Dessert Wines
- Wine Service (industry)
- And More…
Previous clients include:
The Champagne Bureau USA, City Club of Portland, Le Cordon Bleu College of Culinary Arts (Portland), Allied Insurance, Travelers Insurance, Domaine Serene Winery, The Pines Winery, Olive and the Grape, Wine Down Wine Bar, VineSleuth, Wine4.Me, Brand Action Team, Wines of Chile
SPEAKING ENGAGEMENTS & WINE JUDGING
A frequent tasting panelist and judge for wine competitions, Mary also speaks at conferences and events on various aspects of wine and tourism. See this page for a list of places Mary has presented and judged.
FOOD & BLOGGING
We are open to several methods of collaboration here on this website, including:
- Freelance Writing
- Recipe Development
- Events, Press Trips, Retreats
- Conferences Attendance or Speaking Engagements
- Product Giveaways
- Sponsored Posts
- … and more
Contact us for more information, to discuss potential partnership opportunities, or to obtain a media kit. We look forward to hearing from you!