Cuvée Weekend 2008 Event Listings
Cuvée Weekend is the most anticipated wine and food celebration in Niagara, incorporating the Cuvée Gala, the Cuvée Awards (the Oscars of the Ontario wine industry), and the Cuvée En Route touring program. This year Cuvée celebrates its 20th Anniversary.
Friday, February 29, 2008
Fallsview Casino Resort
Price: $200.00 per person, includes Gala admission and En Route Passport
Tickets: www.cuvee.ca or 905-684-8688
Celebrate the best of the Ontario wine industry and the 20th Anniversary of Cuvée in red carpet style. This black tie optional gala, known as the "Oscars" of Ontario wine, is the not-to-be missed event of the wine and food enthusiast's calendar. After the Cuvée awards are announced, taste the winners and specially selected wines from fifty wineries while sampling the creations of Canada's leading chefs. Participating wineries and chefs will be updated at www.cuvee.ca.
Friday, February 29, Saturday, March 1 and Sunday, March 2, 2008
Cuvée En Route
Price: $30.00 per person for passport only, or included with Gala admission
Tickets: www.cuvee.ca or 905-684-8688; sold on site at participating wineries throughout the weekend
Tour and taste along the wine route throughout the weekend, when the wineries roll out the red carpet to feature themed tasting flights of specially chosen wines and restaurant events. On Saturday and Sunday, shop for the highly prized Cuvée award-winning wines direct from the wineries. Details of tastings and events are found at www.cuvee.ca.