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Arizona Wine Dinner
November 14, 2015 @ 5:00 pm - 7:30 pm$75.00
Crab Cake with Grapefruit butter
Sweet Onion and Olive Tart
Penne Pasta Diavolo, Italian Sausage, and Pickled Veggies
Flat Iron with Syrah Sauce
Chocolate terrine with Pepper Shortbread
Jim Wiskerchen has been actively involved in the Arizona wine industry for the past twenty years. Most of his career has been spent working retail sales, where he helped to educate consumers on how to appreciate wine. Jim also has experience working with the wholesale/distributor community and has extensive knowledge of the wines available within the state of Arizona..
After a two-year stint as Wine Specialist/buyer at Whole Foods Market in Arizona, Jim went on to form his own independent consulting firm, My Wine Helper. Jim currently works with many up and coming local Arizona wineries, helping the public to taste and purchase amazing Arizona wines.
Jim is currently in the planning stages of starting his own winery in Arizona. He produced 100 cases of wine in 2013 that will be released in 2015 under the JAW Cellars brand. In 2013 Jim was able to work at several wineries and gained valuable knowledge of and hands on experience with the wine making process.