Educate your senses - Wine & Food Seminars in the Park

Educate your senses - Wine & Food Seminars in the Park

Niagara Wine Festival 2012
Montebello Park

September 22-23 and 29-30 at 1:00 pm, 3:00 pm and 5:00 pm

The Cool Climate Oenology and Viticulture Institute (CCOVI) at Brock University is partnering with Niagara College to host Wine and Food pairings in the park at its new Culinary Theatre. Meet some of the winemakers of your favourite Niagara wines, many of whom are Brock graduates.

“Educate your Senses” food and wine seminars are scheduled for 1:00, 3:00 and 5:00 pm with best selling food and wine author and industry personality Dr. Linda Bramble hosting celebrated Niagara winemakers and chefs as they present culinary and wine pairings while sharing their stories and philosophies. See below for the line-up of seminars - Brock Alumni are marked with BROCK.

Limited seating available – Brock Alumni will receive a free wine glass with entry to the seminar.

Cost: 2 tokens.

Online booking will be available soon at

Saturday, September 22
1:00 p.m. Steve Trussler, Winemaker, Coyote’s Run Estate Winery BROCK

3:00 p.m. Roselyn Dyck & Susan Rissling, Cattail Creek Estate Winery BROCK

5:00 p.m. Marc Pistor, VQA Winemaker, Constellation Brands BROCK

Sunday, September 23

1:00 p.m. Gavin Robertson, Assistant Winemaker, Niagara College

3:00 p.m. Rob Power, Winemaker, Creekside Estate Winery BROCK

5:00 p.m. Archie Hood, Reif Estate Winery

Saturday, September 29

1:00 p.m. Fred DiProfio, Winemaker, Pondview Estate Winery BROCK

3:00 p.m. Marc Bradshaw, Winemaker, Strewn Winery

5:00 p.m. Lydia Tomek, Winemaker, Hernder Estates BROCK

Sunday, September 30

1:00 p.m. Angela Kasimos, Winemaker, Riverview Cellars BROCK

3:00 p.m. Richie Roberts, Winemaker, Fielding Estates BROCK

5:00 p.m. Jeff Hundertmark, Winemaker, Marynissen Estates


Participants enjoy the 2011 Wine Seminars