Brian Fry (Contact)
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“I have a passion for wine and food and just how great the two can be when properly paired together!” - Brian Fry
Title: President and Founder, Valley Vino Wine Club, whose mission is to bring valley wine and food lovers together at least twice a month at locally owned restaurants and clubs for a great evening of food and wine.
Experience: Five years as a Fine Wine Specialist for two distributors, including locally owned Ohio Wine and Beverage Company. Seven years restaurant experience including serving as Wine Steward for Avalon Golf and Country Club at Squaw Creek. Currently holds position of Wine Director for The Youngstown Club.
Once a month his wine and beer features will appear in The Vindicator. And on vindy.com, you can keep pace with Brian’s tastes and travels 24/7.
If you have a favorite wine, winery, beer, brewery, restaurant or club that you would like to see featured, just contact us.
Here's a look at 5 Rieslings I've enjoyed at recent tastings...
Fruit infused beers have grown in number and quality over the last few years. Here's a look at five favorites from a recent tasting.
Here's a look at five Chardonnays that represent nice value at their price point.
Aussie wines have taken a bit of a beating on the international wine market over the last two years. As a result, there are some great values out there if you know where to look...
You can find a lot of strong values in wines from South America right now. Perhaps the best examples are Malbec's from Argentina.
The 4th annual Big Tap In is this Saturday. The festival will be larger than ever and the party is well underway, including some great local events coming up this week.
The local landmark restaurant will close its doors after this evening.
These three California Cabs are all excellent. I had a chance to try them all last week and was impressed by how each tasted at their individual price points.
The Yalumba "Y Series" wines are excellent values at their price point.
This great local event offers local wine and beer lovers the chance to sample over 100 wines and 50 micro brews for a $50 ticket, with proceeds to benefit two local charities.