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Join ProAction Cops & Kids on Saturday, May 11th, 2013 as they celebrate another year of successfully funding programs for at-risk youth! You will enter a world of culinary heaven. Wander through food station where a different chef will be creating unique and original dishes for you to try. Mix n mingle, meet your favourite celebrity and restaurant chefs, embrace the culinary treats all the while being entertained by a live band in a luxurious, yet relaxed and casual and fun atmosphere. This promises to be a stupendous culinary adventure in both food and wine, with renowned chefs and restaurants creating delicious dishes based on a healthy, clean and easy lifestyle. Buy tickets here.
Celebrity Chef Brad Long – Chef and Owner of Café Belong and Belong Catering at the Evergreen Brick Works. Also known for his appearances on Restaurant Makeover on the Food Network
Taste the wines of Peller Estates of Niagara-on the-Lake, sample the beers from Ontario and learn a thing or two about the food and spirits you will try. A very special thank-you to all of our sponsors and supports of this event; Longos, Rexall and Pareto and more.
While you are enjoying our walking Marche, don’t forget to stop off at the exclusive VIP Bistro area where you will sit and be served in style! Mix and mingle with our elite group of guests and ensure you get your 15 minutes with The Wine Ladies, who will be roaming around the party for the evening interviewing and discussing the exciting evening!Read more: Love to Eat, Drink and be Merry! Join us May 11th for ProAction Cops & Kids Interactive Chef Night!
SATURDAY, MAY 24 + SUNDAY, MAY 25, 2014 - 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Designer Showcase l Speaker Series l Forget-Me-Not-Café l Prizes l Bake Sale
Showcasing the stunning artistic talents of 30+ interior designers, event planners, decor stores and more
While viewing these 'tablescapes' stop by and visit our 'Ask An Expert' Booth
Enjoy a relaxing break in our Parisienne inspired Forget-Me-Not-Café where tasty refreshments are available to purchase
Your one day admission includes our Speakers Series focusing on all topics decorating and entertaining
TABLE TOPS SOIRÉE featuring BRYAN & SARAH BAEUMLER - TICKETS $85.00
SATURDAY, MAY 24, 2014 - 7:00 PM to 10:00 PM
Entertainment l Fabulous Silent Auction l Great Food l Beverages
join us for an evening with delectable savouries from Award Winning Cookbook Author and Food Expert, Nadine Hughes
hosted by The Wine Ladies
stroll the 'tablescapes' designed by our talented interior designers, event planners, decor stores and more
learn more about ROCK - Reach Out Centre for Kids, recipients of all net proceeds from our Table Tops Event
Your Table Tops Soirée ticket includes a one day General Admission and access to our Speakers Series for either Saturday, May 24th OR Sunday, May 25th.
Please support the efforts of our good friends over at Colio Estate Wines who with their Girls' Night Out Wines are once again proud to be the official wine sponsor for the Weekend to End Women's Cancers on September 7-8, in Toronto. From August 18 - September 14 they will be raising funds for the Weekend and need your help! For every bottle of Girls' Night Out 750mL Rosé sold at LCBO stores across Ontario, they will donate $1.00 to the Weekend.
Help us fight cancer!
Share this if you know someone who has been affected by Cancer! For more information about the weekend.
RECEIVE $15.00 in The Wine Ladies $ GIFT CERTIFICATE to spend on The Wine Ladies Online store.
A special gift bag filled to the brim with lots of goodies too.
Explore the decadently sweet and savoury art of wine and chocolate pairing. Visit 3 spectacular Niagara-on-the-Lake wineries, personally selected by The Wine Ladies and taste a selection of stunning VQA wines paired with chocolate-infused dishes – from classically sweet flavour combinations to unexpected surprises. For chocolate lovers and foodies a like, a perfect day for a romantic celebration for two, group of friends or a girls’ getaway!
Everything for your day is included in our pricing from first class transportation, to exclusive tastings, a spectacular lunch in the Barrel Room of Jackson Triggs Estate Winery with VQA wines, led by celebrity wine maker Marco Piccoli and Executive Chef Tim Mackiddie. Chocolate workshop to be led by David Levy, Founder of Chocolate Tales, infuse an decorate your truffle to your heart's content! While riding back in style and sipping on sparkling wine, unveil your loot bag filled to the brim with goodies, and pay attention, you may hear your name called as a winner of one of the fabulous multiple prizes!
Fresh baked goodies and coffee from Whole Foods Oakville will await you as you board, and set off for a spectacular wine and culinary adventure!
So grab a few friends or your partner and make this year’s Valentine’s Day extra special!
Sunday February 24th – 9:45am-7pm
Two convenient pick-ups
9:45am Departing from Yorkdale Mall (Milestone's entrance) and returning at 7:00pm
10:30am Departing from Whole Foods (HSBC side) and returning at 6:00pm
Be greeted by a glass or two of JT Sparkling wine, upon arrival. Then meet celebrity wine maker Marco Piccoli who will take you on a winery tour and then lead you through an exclusive seated tasting in the stunning barrel cellar.
Following the tasting, Executive Chef Tim Mackiddie will share a few words on his inspiration behind the spectacular lunch menu we are all about to enjoy, all recipes reflecting the theme of wine and chocolate. Tasted wines will served throughout the lunch.
Though Pondview Estate Winery itself is new, the Puglisi family has been growing grapes since the 1970s. As a testament to the quality and craftsmanship put into each bottle of wine, Luciano (Lou), was crowned 2008 Grape King, a Ministry of Agriculture award for the finest vineyard operator in Ontario. Meet the 2008 Grape King and enjoy a personalized tasting to include a range of award winning VQA wines, including one spectacular wine and chocolate inspired pairing!
Meet the winemaker Jamie Macfarlane and his partner and fellow proprietor Karen. Specializing in icewine, often referred to as Canada's "liquid gold" Jamie and Karen's boutique winery was recently featured on Dragon's Den, showcasing their specialties which include their ever popular Vidal Icewine Slushie. Simply divine, we'll enjoy this unique and delicious cocktail paired with a dark chocolate, cherry, almond and ginger treat. Other tastings will include icewine cocktails with a nod to Valentine's Day with red raspberry, pomegranate and possibly even rose petals making an appearance.
The Ice House is the perfect spot to toast a special occasion, and bid adieu to a completely wonderful day of adventure for our palates!
Jackson Triggs Estate Winery Luncheon Menu*
Cauliflower and white chocolate “cappuccino" | Truffle creme | Valrhona coco
Pinot vinaigrette | Dark chocolate caramel hazel nuts | Nosy goat
Beef cheeks braised in red wine and cocoa nib | Ontario root vegetables | Candied garlic | Fine herbs
Milk chocolate custard tart | Grapefruit
Thrilled to be outfitted in Lilly Pulitzer dresses while filming our TV show and PIE Bookazine fashion shoot in sunny Barbados! Beautiful, elegant and easy to wear Lilly Pulitzer dresses from Island View in Oakville are perfect for our week long stay taking in the sun, the sea, sight seeing and enjoying our incredible home away from home at the luxurious Saint Peters Bay Luxury Resort and Residences, Barbados
Lilly Pulitzer started about 50 years ago in Palm Beach Florida,the dresses famously took off when Jackie Kennedy took to Lilly's shirtdress which was photographed around the world. Jackie knew style...we all know that and the brand took off! And most deservedly so!We are all set to travel in style with our suitcases stocked with both casual and dressier pieces that will take us to the beach, the sea, the culinary scene and much more!
Read more: Lilly Pulitzer fashions from Island View set to rock Barbados! The Wine Ladies TV.