1327 East Brady Street Milwaukee, WI 53202

Phone: 414.289.WINE(9463)

Open M-Sat. 11 am - 8 pm, Sunday 12 pm - 5 pm

Biographies

 

Ben Christiansen

Ben Christiansen is passionate about wine.  He's also passionate about education and service, both of which are integral to the foundation of The Waterford Wine Company.

Ben earned a Bachelor of Arts in Sociology from Whitman College, a Master of Science in Educational Administration from University of Wisconsin at Madison and an Associate of Applied Science in Culinary Arts from the Cooking and Hospitality Institute of Chicago.

He has cooked in some of the Midwest's finest restaurants, including Charlie Trotter's in Chicago, a Wine Spectator Grand Award Winner, and Dream Dance in Milwaukee, a four star Durona Award Winner. Ben was also at Restaurant Vecchio Mondo in Milwaukee where he managed the wine and dinner functions.

Ben resides on Milwaukee's Eastside with his wife, Susan, and son, Arthur.

He invites you to come in, learn about and experience the pleasures of one of the earth's greatest products wine!