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July 27, 2013

Category: Food

Harvest Table Lunch

July 27; 12:30 PM Reception; 1:00 PM Lunch.

Join us for a Dining Experience around our Harvest Table. Enjoy an intimate lunch hosted by a member of Chef Frank Dodd’s culinary team as they share local food and wine stories. The experience will begin with a sparkling reception with artisanal charcuterie in Cellar 63, leading into a 3-course menu featuring wine and food grown in the same soil.

Cost: $65 plus taxes and gratuities.

How to Book: Book by calling 1.888.673.5537 ext. 2 or visiting www.triuswines.com

Location: Trius Winery at Hillebrand — 1249 Niagara Stone Rd., Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario

 
Date: July 27, 2013
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Location: Trius Winery at Hillebrand

Gourmet Vineyard Stroll: Dine Amongst Our Vines

Saturday, July 27 at 7 pm.


Created by our Winemaker Katie Dickieson and Winery Chef and Cityline personality Jason Parsons, this dining experience will awaken your palate with perfect, summer-inspired wine and food pairings. Beginning with a sparkling reception on our front lawn, spend a summer evening strolling through our vineyards and dining alfresco on a 4 course menu. The evening concludes with a dessert reception that boasts one of the most beautiful views of Niagara’s Wine Country.


Cost: $115 per person, exclusive of taxes and gratuities. $105 per person for Wine Club Members, exclusive of taxes and gratuities.

Book by calling 1.888.673.5537 ext. 2 or visiting www.peller.com

Peller Estates Winery — 290 John Street East, Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario

 
Date: July 27, 2013
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Location: Peller Estates Winery

Pick-nic in the Park Food Tour

11:00am. Join us on our newest food tour! What better way to enjoy the great weather than with a pick-nic? Come with us as we explore some of our favourite gourmet and specialty food stores and discover a few distinct Toronto neighbourhoods on this walking tour. We will walk through 2 neighbourhoods, stopping into 5-6 food shops/restaurants, as we pick up goodies to fill our picnic basket. With a bit of nibbling along the way, as you will not be able to resist, we end the tour with a beautiful picnic in the park to enjoy the delicious creations we picked up from the best food shops and restaurants in the area.

Tickets are $69 plus HST and include your guided tour and all tastings.

Tickets: www.foodiesonfoot.ca/category/upcoming-food-events-food-tours-toronto/

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Date: July 27, 2013
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Harvest Table Dining Series

July 27: 7:00 PM Reception; 7:30 PM Dinner.

Join us at our Harvest Table for a local taste of Niagara. A member of Chef Frank Dodd’s culinary team will host your dining event as they share local food and wine stories. You and fellow guests will start with a sparkling reception, leading into a 4-course menu featuring wines perfectly paired by our Winemaker Craig McDonald. Celebrate the region and savour food and wine grown in the same soil.

Cost: $115 per guest plus taxes and gratuities.

How to Book: Book by calling 1.888.673.5537 ext. 2 or visiting www.triuswines.com

Location: Trius Winery at Hillebrand — 1249 Niagara Stone Rd., Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario

 
Date: July 27, 2013
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Location: Trius Winery at Hillebrand

Tasty Thursdays

The Tasty Thursdays series at Nathan Phillips Square starts July 11 and will run weekly to August 29 – from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. You can buy delectable international dishes served by participating restaurants for $7 or less while enjoying free noon-hour concerts featuring world music acts based in Toronto. The complete performance schedule and vendor list is available at www.toronto.ca/special_events/thursdays.

Location: Nathan Phillips Square — 100 Queen Street West

 
Start: July 11, 2013
End: August 29, 2013
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Picnic In Our Spectacular Gardens!

During your visit, take a break and enjoy a lovely picnic on the enchanted grounds of Casa Loma. We’ll do the work; you just pick up your basket, spread out the blanket, and relax in the sunshine.
Picnic Basket for Two: $25.50 (taxes included). Available Wednesday to Sunday.

Click here: tinyurl.com/paxsw3e for more information and menu.

Location: Casa Loma — 1 Austin Terrace

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Start: July 3, 2013
End: August 31, 2013
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Kitchen Table Dinner

July 20, August 3, 10, 17, 31 & September 21; 6:30 PM.

Ever wonder what goes on behind the scenes in your favourite restaurant? If you are a culinary voyeur, then this is the experience for you. This ‘Backstage Pass’ gives you access to Chef Parsons’ kitchen where you’ll have a front row seat to watch his culinary team in action. Begin your evening in the kitchen with a glass of our award-winning sparkling wine and canapés while listening to a culinary brigade host share the secrets of pairing food and wine. Your experience culminates in a seasonally inspired 7-course tasting menu expertly paired with our award-winning wines.

Cost: $165 per guest plus taxes and gratuities.

How to Book: Book by calling 1.888.673.5537 ext. 2 or visiting www.peller.com

Location: Peller Estates Winery — 290 John Street East, Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario

 
Start: July 20, 2013
End: September 21, 2013
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Kitchen Table Lunch

July 20, 27, August 3, 10, 24, 31 & September 7, 28; 12:00 PM.

Interested in learning what goes on behind the scenes at Peller Estates Winery Restaurant? Then join us for an afternoon in Chef Parsons’ kitchen where you’ll have a front row seat to watch his culinary team in action. Begin your experience with a glass of our award-winning sparkling wine while listening to a culinary brigade host share the secrets of pairing food and wine. Your experience culminates in a seasonally inspired 4-course tasting menu expertly paired with our award-winning wines.

Cost: $97 per guest plus taxes and gratuities.

How to Book: Book by calling 1.888.673.5537 ext. 2 or visiting www.peller.com

Location: Peller Estates Winery — 290 John Street East, Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario

 
Start: July 20, 2013
End: September 28, 2013
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Fresh Wednesdays

Nathan Phillips Square is the site of Fresh Wednesdays from July 10 to August 28, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Vendors sell fresh Ontario-grown produce, flowers, baked goods and more weekly until October 16 (excluding June 26). Lunch-time concerts by Canadian artists accompany the farmers market on the square from July 10. The performance schedule for Fresh Wednesdays is available at www.toronto.ca/special_events/wednesdays.

Location: Nathan Phillips Square — 100 Queen Street West

 
Start: July 10, 2013
End: October 16, 2013
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Junction Food Tour

Dates: April 13, May 11, May 25, June 8, July 27, August 10, August 31, September 14, September 28, October 19, November 9.

Time: 11:00 AM.

Discover what New York Times calls one of Toronto’s hippest up and coming neighbourhoods.
The Junction, which was dry until 1997, is emerging as the next big destination in Toronto. It is made up primarily of independent retailers.
Learn about this historical neighbourhood as you sip and savour at foodie destinations along the way. Your ticket includes a guided tour and tastings at 5-6 shops. You will have the chance to meet and greet the shop owners whenever possible. All aboooard!

For more details: www.foodiesonfoot.ca/upcoming-food-events-food-tours-toronto

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Start: April 13, 2013
End: November 9, 2013
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