“This year is all about the hottest trends,” said Jennifer Campbell, Show Manager of the Gourmet Food & Wine Expo. “we will offer the latest trends in food, cocktails, beer and of course wine. With over 1,500 different wines, spirits and beers from around the world, there’s always something new to explore at the Expo.”
New to the Gourmet Food & Wine Expo this year will be the TrendCentral Tasting Stage; a special area on the show floor that will showcase the current and upcoming beer, wine and cocktail trends. The trends will include:
1 - kingofgrapes: an international tasting of Cabernets by winewire.ca,
2 - Beer101: delicious trends in beer infused with modern beer culture by Granville Island and Creemore Springs,
3 - drinkbetterwine with a tasting of ultra-premium varietals by Trialto Wine Group
4 - StartwithACaesar will offer hot trends for this classic cocktail hosted by the amazing Clint Pattemore – Canada’s foremost Caesar expert!
Be in the know and taste for yourself at the TrendCentral Tasting Stage.
Celebrity chef Roger Mooking, a judge on the television show Chopped Canada, will be on hand at the Expo showing off his signature style at the Food Network Stage. Mooking has appeared on The Today Show, Good Morning America, Iron Chef America, Top Chef Canada, The Marilyn Denis Show, Martha Stewart Radio, and many others. Don’t miss him Friday November 15th at 6:30pm
In addition to Mooking, the Expo will also feature well known wine experts that will be hosting Tutored Tastings wine classes. Kevin Brauch, Christopher Waters, John Szabo, Angela Aiello, Gordon Stimmell and many others, will be leading exclusive Tutored Tastings Wine educational sessions in break out rooms held concurrently during with the Expo.
Tutored Tastings Tickets include an Elite Pass valid for VIP entry into the Expo any one day - $50 value.
“The Gourmet Food & Wine Expo is a great opportunity to discover what’s new in the wine, spirits, beer and food world. As the largest food and wine expo in Canada we pride ourselves on offering something for every taste and style. If you’ve never been, this is a great year to check out the excitement and if you’ve attended before we welcome you back!”
The Gourmet Food & Wine Expo takes place November 14-17 at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre North Building. For more information and to buy Tutored Tastings or Admission tickets now please visit FoodAndWineExpo.ca.
Tickets often sell out so at the door, don’t miss out on Canada’s largest celebration of food and drink!
Gourmet Food & Wine Expo
VIP Preview Evening Thursday $40 (including HST)
General Admission Friday & Sunday $20, Saturday $25 (including HST)
Dates and times:
Thursday, November 14, 2013, 6pm-10pm VIP Preview Evening
Friday, November 15, 2013, 2pm-10pm
Saturday, November 16, 2013, 12pm-10pm
Sunday, November 17, 2013, 12pm-6pm
Must be 19 years of age or older. No children or infants permitted.
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