Third Annual Niagara Wine & Food Classic
The Niagara Wine & Food Classic, presented to you in part by Gourmet,
the Magazine of Good Living, is pleased to announce the dates for
the third annual international celebration of wine and cuisine. This year's
event will take place Friday, September 10, through Sunday, September
12, 2004, at Niagara Parks, Queen Victoria Park.
The Niagara Wine & Food Classic extends an invitation to the world
to experience the aromas of international wines while savouring the exquisite
creations of world class chefs, all culminating in a magical weekend rich
in flavours, creativity and entertainment. "This event invites the
world to sample the great wine and food that are now part of the unparalleled
variety of sights, sounds and tastes of Niagara," said Jim Bradley,
Minister of Tourism and Recreation.
The Niagara Wine & Food Classic current partners include Gourmet
Magazine, Niagara Falls Tourism, the Canadian Tourism Commission,
the Niagara Parks Commission, the Niagara Culinary Institute, the Wine
Council of Ontario, the Ministry of Tourism and Recreation, Human Resources
Development Canada, and Food Network Canada.
The signature event of the Ontario wine and culinary strategy is now
in its third successful year and is touted as a wine and culinary event
of international scope. Wendy Koh, Senior Development Consultant with
the Ministry of Tourism and Recreation's Investment and Development Office
stated, "The celebration of wine and culinary arts amidst the spectacular
scenery of the Niagara Peninsula is an experience to savour. The event
is an opportunity to meet some of the internationally renowned vintners
and talented chefs in the world."
Planning for the Niagara Wine & Food Classic continues, and this
year's exciting lineup of Celebrity Chefs and Wine experts will be announced
For more information, call 1-800-563-2557 or visit www.discoverniagara.com.