I’m a fan of all things fermented…

A little bit about me

  • Married to Greg
  • Mother of Stella (12) and Jake (10)
  • Full Time Wine Writer & Director of  wine & food marketing agency The Vondu Set Limited.
  • Wine and beverages editor for Dish Magazine
  • Weekly syndicated wine columnist for the Bay of Plenty Times, Christchurch Star, Northern Advocate, Hawke’s Bay Today, The Manawatu Standard, Whanganui Chronicle, The Aucklander, Rotorua Daily Post, the Oamaru Mail & the Wairarapa Times
  • I host a a fortnightly wine segment on Afternoons with Radio New Zealand National
  • Senior Wine Competition Judge
  • I’m regularly asked to MC or host charity auctions, events & specialist tastings along with being a speaker for various groups and society meetings
  • Author of childrens book “The Really Sticky Grubby Lolly” (Raupo NZ)
  • Freelance writer for various lifestyle magazines