Thu, Jun 29|
Long Table Dinner - Café Culture
Enjoy a Gourmet Dinner, discover world famous cafes that have changed the world and taste the wines that were consumed in them!
Time & Location
Jun 29, 7:00 PM
Victoria, 1028 Blanshard St, Victoria, BC V8W 2H5, Canada
About the event
Learn how cafes have given birth to revolutions, literary, musical and philosophical movements and shaped our world intellectually, economically, artistically and spiritually. Cafes were originally hubs of great conversation and idea sharing. People would gather, break bread and imbibe, making the café cultural centres of interaction. The history of some of these great cities historical richness will be on display by sharing the wines, history and stories of some of these great café cities.
We'll discover cafés in:
Paul is a long-time wine & hospitality industry professional with stints at renowned locations such as the Pacific Institute for Culinary Arts and the Listel Hotel. As a long-time independent consultant, he continues to provide education & training for top restaurants throughout British Columbia and is currently the Sales Director for the Wine & Spirits importer, the Seacove Group.
His professional travels throughout the world continually give him the inspiration to share these great experiences.
Wine pairings must be purchased with your Dinner ticket. Individual Wine, Cocktails and other beverages will be available for purchase during Dinner.
Country style pâtée, pickles, dijon and baguette.
Beet & Gruyère hummus with marinated edamame, grissini & rose petal oil.
Wine Pairing: Donatien Bahuaud Anjou Blanc, France
A beautiful cheese board with three cheeses, a cured meat and served with a bistro salad, crackers, baguette and an array of accompaniments.
Wine Pairing: Bec Hardy Lakeside Chardonnay, Australia / Guado al Melo Bacco in Toscana, Italy / Casa Rojo Las Vinas Bastardas, Spain
Crème Brûlée infused with Silk Road Philosopher's Brew tea.
Three chocolate truffles.
Wine Pairing: Ermelinda Freitas Moscatel de Setubal, Portugal
Long Table Dinner
This ticket include dinner, presentation and 18% gratuity.CA$70.80Tax: +CA$3.54 GST
Long Table Dinner (with Wine)
This ticket include dinner, wine pairing, presentation, PST and 18% gratuity.CA$156.25Tax: +CA$7.81 GST