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Ashley Shelest


Full of wanderlust and a passion for great design in all things, Ashley’s experience in travel, life and her career/education in wine, has made her the go-to-gal on a variety of lifestyle topics. If you’ve been searching for the perfect pairing, it’s an empty glass and Ashley’s sage advice on how, where and with what to fill it with. Ashley’s full time J-O-B is with one of Canada’s largest wine distributors where she has completed her WSET II. She is a Vancouver Island mom sharing passions in lifestyle, events, travel and home, but with a kick – wine!

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Words By Ashley Shelest
Photo By Yolanda Holderness
Add depth and novelty to the summer season by branching out from your standard wine selection.     Many people living in the Comox Valley...

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