A Drinks Company

Who We Are

In 1991, Leo Baduria made a career change from laboratory research analyst to a wine marketer for a couple of wine companies until he created Groupe Soleil with a partner in 1997, Amphorae in 1999, then finally his very own company, Portfolio Wine & Spirits in 2001, where he developed the market for specialty wines from independent family growers in France, Italy, Austria, Spain, Australia and New Zealand.  He semi-retired in 2010 and provided consultation with other wine agencies to improve LCBO listings and licensee sales.  His loved for the industry never waned and he was encouraged to use his strong knowledge and expertise to create Vinologie in response to to the changing market in Canada.

Anne was born in Paris, France and has lived, studied and worked in several countries before and after immigrating to Canada. Following an international career in Investment Banking and Microfinance, Anne embraced a second career in the wine industry.

As a certified sommelier and holder of the prestigious Diploma from WSET, she is also a noted International wine judge. 

Anne has previously worked with Sopexa (Wines of France) and consulted for Wine Australia, managing wine-related projects.

Why Us?

For over 25 years, we have been actively working with producers and distributors of quality beverages to bring you the best selections that meet your highest standard.

We also understand the changing consumer tastes and market trends. This is why we are making this commitment to make your choices...