READING BETWEEN THE VINES

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Leslee Fredericks, a Retail Product Specialist at the Bridgewater NSLC, is a lifelong student of wine. You had a career before working for the NSLC. What prompted you to make the change? I was lucky to have a really interesting career as an economic development professional. While I was on a contract in Northern Ontario I was happy to discover a vibrant wine…

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Victoria Decourcy: For the love of wine

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Victoria DeCourcy, Retail Product Specialist, Wyse Rd., Dartmouth  Why did you become a wine professional? There was a combination of factors. First and foremost, I was very fortunate to have lived a year in Dijon, which is in the Burgundy region of France. Being surrounded by vines and some of the best Pinot Noirs and…

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Hockey Rinks, Homemade Cookies & Hot Chocolate: At home in Dartmouth with Portland Street NSLC Retail Product Specialist Danielle White

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I’ve only lived in Dartmouth for about four years now. Growing up in Antigonish County, I’m used to everyone knowing everyone, or at least knowing my parents, so when I moved to Dartmouth I assumed I would lose that down-home feel. I was wrong. A lot of our neighbours were very excited to meet the…

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