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2016 Trend Central Tasting Stage


Trend Central, offers a series of informative, entertaining and delicious wine, beer and spirit classes for only 4 sample tickets. Come and explore incredible wines and other international favourites.


Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday

THURSDAY



6:30 PM

Full-Bodied Reds in Cool Climate Niagara - Two Sisters Vineyards
Located in Niagara-on-the-Lake, in the heart of the Niagara Peninsula, Two Sisters Vineyards offers a love affair with great wine rooted in a 'less is more' philosophy.

3 Estate Vineyard Wines:
2012 Eleventh Post blend
2012 Merlot
2012 Cabernet Franc



7:30 PM Culinary Mixology
Shake up Entertaining with Top mixologist Jeremy Parsons mixes up some of the hottest cocktails using the newest techniques and products. 


8:30 PM InterVin Winners
Taste alongside InterVin Head Judge Christopher Waters as he pours some of his favorite 2016 InterVin International award winners.






FRIDAY


3:30 PM Entertaining Wines from VINES 
Join VINES Magazine editor Christopher Waters and celebrate exceptional wines that stand out from the crowd. Selections will include critically acclaimed wines from the pages of VINES.

4:30 PM Victoria Distillers
Join one of Canada’s oldest, small-batch spirits companies to sample well-crafted spirits.


5:30 PM Culinary Mixology 
Shake up Entertaining with Top mixologist Jeremy Parsons mixes up some of the hottest cocktails using the newest techniques and products. 


6:30 PM Holiday Hits - Wines of South Africa
Just in time for the holidays, join VINES Magazine editor Christopher Waters for a fun seminar exploring South Africa’s latest Vintages offerings alongside a curated soundtrack. A regular visitor to the Cape, Christopher will guide you through a line-up of wines that would be perfect for any upcoming holiday occasion. 


7:30 PM The Wine Sisters
You’re sure to learn something new as these two sisters host this session that talk about all things wine.


8:30 PM Mulled Wine - Muskoka Lakes Winery
Taste fruit wines and learn the makings of Mulled wine. From the heart of cottage country, Host Matt French explains why Muskoka has much more to offer than beautiful lakes and picturesque scenery. 











SATURDAY

12:30 PM Entertaining Wines from VINES 
Join VINES Magazine editor Christopher Waters and celebrate exceptional wines that stand out from the crowd. Selections will include critically acclaimed wines from the pages of VINES.






2:30 PM EastDell - Gillian Tinsley
Easy drinking and made from select, locally grown grapes, EastDell wines are versatile and can be enjoyed on their own or with a wide range of foods. Sample EastDell favourites that are crafted to add some tasteful sophistication to your everyday occasions.


3:30 PM Nickel Brook Brewery
Don’t miss this opportunity to get introduced to the wonderful world of beer presented by Nickel Brook Brewery. Taste these hand-crafted, natural beers and learn how they're made.

4:30 PM Mulled Wine - Muskoka Lakes Winery 
Taste fruit wines and learn the makings of Mulled wine. From the heart of cottage country, Host Matt French explains why Muskoka has much more to offer than beautiful lakes and picturesque scenery. 


5:30 PM McClelland Premium Imports
Join European Beer Importer, Beer Knight & Beer Samaritan Guy McClelland as he educates and introduces Canadians to original European craft beers.


6:30 PM Victoria Distillers
Join one of Canada’s oldest, small-batch spirits companies to sample well-crafted spirits.

















SUNDAY



12:30 PM Mott’s Clamato Best Caesar in Town
National Final, Regional Finalists
 Top mixologists from across Canada will be on-site creating their own versions of the delicious Caesar in this live on-site final.  These semi-finalists will be pulling out all the stops to win over the audience and judges to take home top honours.