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Canadian Wines at the Embassy of Canada (POSTPONED DUE TO WEATHER TODAY)

WE HAVE TO POSTPONE THIS EVENT TO MARCH 2, 2010 AS THE CATERING COMPANY CANCEL THE EVENT DUE TO WEATHER CONDITIONS. NEW DATE IS MARCH 2, 2011. TICKETS ARE TRANSFERED AUTOMATICALLY UNLESS WE HEAR OTHERWISE FROM YOU. wE ARE RE-OPENING TICKET SALES FOR THE 7PM TASTING FESTIVAL.

Please find below the details for our tasting on January 26, 2010. Please note that for security concern, we will email the list of the names of all participants to the security office at the Embassy of Canada two day before the event. Also, please be aware that the 6:30pm class is restricted to the first 40 participants who signed up for it. The overall event is also limited in size for everyone’s comfort.

Ticket purchase is therefore suggested sooner rather than later. Click on the following link to purchase:
http://www.giramondow... Wines served:

White wines:



  • Mission Hill Sauvignon Blanc (Okanagan)
  • Cave Spring Riesling (Niagara)
  • Quail’s Gate Chenin Blanc (Okanagan)
  • Inniskillin Winery Pinot Blanc (Niagara)


Red Wines:


  • Mission Hill Syrah (Okanagan)
  • RNK’MIP Merlot (Okanagan) first aboriginal winery
  • Wayne Gretzky Shiraz / Cabernet (Niagara)
  • Henry of Pelham Baco Noir (Niagara)

Dessert Wines:


  • 20 Bees Ice Wine (Niagara)
  • Neige Apple Ice Wine (Quebec)

Food Served (prepared by Ridgewells Catering)

Passed Appetizers


  • Seared scallops wrapped in bacon
  • Crabmeat croquettes
  • Sliced pear and gorgonzola
  • Potato croquettes
  • Wild boar sausage skewers
  • Organic chicken bites
  • Vegan potato pancakes
  • Grilled baby lamb chops
  • Artichokes and parmesan boursin tarts

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  • Michelle

    Excellent!! The wines were good. The food was really good (and lots of it!!). The Embassy staff were really friendly and welcoming. It was well worth the wait and all of the extra effort to finally get to Canada :))

    March 3, 2011

  • A former member
    A former member

    Hey Laurent... Thanks again for handling the swap w/me & Kai. See you soon. Hit her back if you can so she knows all is good....

    February 28, 2011

  • A former member
    A former member

    The ticket is electronic, so I can email it to you. That works, right Laurent? Kai, shoot me an email at [masked] and we can arrange for Paypal and for me to send the ticket. Thanks! And thanks Laurent for helping out here. I'm bummed to miss it!!

    February 28, 2011

  • A former member
    A former member

    Kai --- I have a general ticket and cannot attend. Interested? I can get an ok from Laurent, I'm sure. Let me know.

    February 28, 2011

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