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Averill Creek Vineyard is looking for a dynamic salesperson to promote and sell our products at the Duncan Farmer's Market. Hours vary, but are typically 7:30am to 3:30pm every Saturday. Applicants must have a valid BC driver's licence and be comfortable working outdoors in variable weather conditions. Duties include transporting wine and equipment, setting up the market booth, pouring wine samples, selling wines, taking cash and credit card payments and managing wine inventory. Please submit resumes to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Applicants should meet the following requirements: 19+ years of age, previous sales or hospitality experience, Serve it Right certified (or willing to take the course), friendly and outgoing, excellent customer service skills, organized and able to multitask, professional appearance and demeanor, strong cash management skills, physically able to lift and carry 40lbs repeatedly, set up a tent etc, knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel, iPad, wine knowledge WSET or ISG education an asset.
PreOrder Gourmet Picnics
Once again, we have partnered with local fine dining restaurant Hudson's on First to provide gourmet pre-order picnics at Averill Creek Vineyard. Starting mid-June, order online in advance and your picnic will be ready and waiting for you to enjoy when you arrive at the winery.
GOW: Top 10 Pinot Noir Under $40
Averill Creek Pinot is in good company this week! Thank you to Anthony Gismondi (GOW) and Treve Ring for including our 2014 Somenos Pinot Noir in their Top 10 - Next World Pinot Noir, under $40!
[The] GOW Top Ten takes a look at New World pinot noir, or should we say Next World pinot noir...
A Delicious Combination
Averill Creek Vineyard is thrilled to be collaborating with Pizzeria Prima Strada to create private label house wines for their 3 Vancouver Island restaurants. Be sure to try the Prima Grigio or Prima Prevost the next time you stop in for some authentic Neapolitan style pizza at their Cobble Hill, Cook St. or Fort St. locations.
Global Pinot Noir Masters
Our 2014 Somenos Pinot Noir recently won a silver medal at the Global Pinot Noir Masters in London, England. Averill Creek Vineyard was the only Canadian Winery to receive a medal in this international competition. This follows the bronze medal that our 2012 Pinot Noir received at the same event in 2016.
Averill Creek Vineyard Archives
Acquiring, preserving, and making available records that tell our story - these records are preserved for our own use, for future research, and so that anyone interested in the story of Averill Creek Vineyard can access these sources.