Chief Wine Taster
Jaz has an amazing ability to describe food and wine, in both official languages! He's been sharing his warm personality and technical mastery of the fascinating world of wines and spirits with residents and visitors to the Bow Valley since 2008 when he joined Canmore Wine Merchants - Purveyors of Uncommon Wines, Spirits and Beers.
Jaz studied the intricacies of pairing food and wine with the Wine and Spirit Education Trust in Calgary (2009) and Vocational Studies Accreditation in Sherbrook, Quebec (2007), graduating first in class. Prior to becoming a Sommelier, Jaz worked as a Fine Dining Server and Wine Steward in high-end restaurants in Québec, Alberta, Nova Scotia and Australia (2002-07). He has a Diploma of Vocational Studies in Food Services (2002).