By day, Marissa spends her time with adolescents as a high school principal, but by night (and on the weekends), she transforms into a wine enthusiast, eager to explore the vibrant world of local New Jersey wineries.
Marissa's journey into the realm of wine is marked by her commitment to knowledge and excellence. Armed with her WSET 2 certification, she has delved deep into the intricacies of wine, gaining a nuanced understanding that she is thrilled to share with our readers. Whether you're a seasoned oenophile or a curious beginner, Marissa's insights promise to elevate your appreciation for the exquisite wines produced in the Garden State.
Before her entry into education, Marissa honed her appreciation for hospitality and wine during her years at a New Jersey country club. There, she began to foster a deep connection with the culinary and viticultural arts. This early exposure laid the foundation for her enduring love affair with the world of fine wines.
Marissa's weekends are a delightful blend of education and exploration, as she embarks on excursions to local NJ wineries. Her curiosity knows no bounds, and she is always on the lookout for hidden gems and emerging vineyards. Through her adventures, she aims to bring the best of New Jersey's wine scene directly to your screen.
Join Marissa on this exciting journey through the vineyards of New Jersey. Whether she's uncorking new varietals, uncovering the stories behind the labels, or sharing her favorite food pairings, Marissa's contributions are sure to captivate and inspire the wine lover in you. Here's to savoring the flavors of Jersey, one glass at a time! No aqua, solo vino.