Burgundy France 2014 ….the Saturday market in Beaune, barrel tasting with winemaker Jean Montanet at Domaine de la Cadette in Vezaley.  Loire Valley 2016 in the vineyards of Domaine Jean-Maurice Raffault, Chinon France.

Growing up in the New York State Finger Lakes wine region and living across the US has provided Andii the opportunity to taste different regional varietals and domestic wine styles.  She has traveled to Italy, Spain and France for first hand (and sip) experience in challenging her palate and with the classic wines she most enjoys.

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About the Girl

Andii Ulrich is a certified wine specialist & Sommelier with experience in tasting wines from around the world.  A life-long foodie and vino lover, Andii pursued her passions and quenched her thirst for the grape by studying wine at the Peter Neptune School of Wine located in LCA Wine in Costa Mesa, CA.  She currently holds advanced certification from the Wine & Spirits Education Trust (WSET) of London and holds the title of French Wine Scholar from the French Wine Society.  

Wine Consultant & Sommelier

Andii blends her professional loyalty marketing background with her passion of sharing & teaching to create “Unique Experiences in Wine” offered through Girl in the Vines.  Her 13+ years of Nordstrom customer service ensures a sharp eye for detail and dedication to delivering exceptional customer experiences. Onsite Sommelier services include Filomena's Cafe & Wine Bar and Italian Kitchen, BXCR Wine Bar, A Hidden Vine on Lake Mission Viejo, LCA Wine and special events Sommelier at The Original Manassero Farms.

Her day job keeps her busy throughout all of Southern California as a Territory Manager for The Winebow Group - MundoVino Imports - specializing in wines from Spain, Portugal, Chile & Argentina.

In her spare time, Andii can be found enjoying the great Southern California outdoors cycling, trail running and stand-up paddle boarding.  When not physically exerting herself she enjoys spending time with good friends sharing fabulous bottles of wine at local summer concerts and sunsets at the beach.

Follow @GirlInTheVines on Instagram where Andii shares her world of wine through the lens of her glass….one sip at a time. 

To live well is to eat and drink well….Santé!