Entries by Jonathan Benchetrit

The First Wine, Oh Charming Wine

It all begins somewhere. We may remember our first kiss but it’s the first good kiss is seared into our memory, that hints at a realm of possibilities. I had flirted with drinking wine before the first good one but infatuation isn’t love and the latter is undeniably more powerful than the former.

A Different Wine Blog

My name is Jonathan Benchetrit and the same way wine acquires its relevance through its origins, I’m going to briefly summarize my own. I was born in Amsterdam to a Moroccan (Tangiers) father and an American (South Carolina) mother. We immigrated to Montreal in 1989. I’ve been in the restaurant industry for 13 years and […]