Winebusiness.com - Homepage for the Wine Industry

Fitzpatrick Family Vineyards is pleased to announce the placement of Chef Jeremy Tucker

Posted on March 07, 2018

PEACHLAND, British Columbia – Fitzpatrick Family Vineyards is pleased to announce the placement of Chef Jeremy Tucker to take over the culinary reigns of Fitz Bistro for the 2018 season. Chef Tucker was born and raised in P.E.I. He graduated from the Culinary Institute of Canada in Charlottetown, P.E.I. in 2001. His 21-year career has taken him to the James Beard House in New York, Bermuda, Ontario, Banff and now he calls the Okanagan his home. Jeremy most recently led the culinary team at Cedar Creek Estate Winery’s Terrace Restaurant for the past 4 years. Chef Tucker has a passion for sourcing locally farmed ingredients to feature in his food. Jeremy will be joining the team officially on April 16th and Fitz Bistro will re-open its doors on May 18th, 2018.

Fitz Bistro features lunch seven days a week with brunch being featured on Saturday and Sunday. The bistro will also be featuring a 10-week dinner series this summer on Friday nights called Fitz Fridays starting June 29th. Chef Tucker will be designing a seasonally inspired 3 course menu to feature on Fitz Fridays

After 27 years of developing CedarCreek Estate Winery into one of Canada’s premium wineries resulting in two Canadian Winery of the Year awards, the Fitzpatrick’s have transformed their historic Greata Ranch property into a stand alone boutique winery offering remarkable on-site hospitality experiences. The new winery, named Fitzpatrick Family Vineyards, is located just south of Peachland and will focus on traditional method sparkling wine of exceptional quality, but also produce a selection of estate grown still wines.

Region: British Columbia
Job Function: Chef

Copyright© 1994-2020 by Wine Communications Group. All Rights Reserved. Copyright protection extends to all written material, graphics, backgrounds and layouts. None of this material may be reproduced for any reason without written permission of the Publisher. Wine Business Insider, Wine Business Monthly, Grower & Cellar News and Wine Market News are all trademarks of Wine Communications Group and will be protected to the fullest extent of the law.