Food and Wine Festival - Banff
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Food and Wine Festival Banff
There are so many interesting festivals in the quaint town of Banff each year. The Rocky Mountain Wine and Food Festival is another great Banff event to attend.
This food and wine festival started in Banff on 2008 and just gets bigger and better every year. It all happens around the middle of May.
The beautiful Banff Springs Hotel host this event in their Grand Tasting Hall. And a grand event it is.
Wine and food lovers are invited to escape to Banff for a relaxing weekend. Stay at a upscale B & B, enjoy a leisurely breakfast , a walk about town and head out for some serious tasting. No need for the car, you can leave your car parked and enjoy the weekend. The events are all within walking distance!
You can indulge in exquisite culinary delights from Banff's most popular restaurants. Become a wine expert. Master some new techniques for wine and food pairings. There will be wine and food themed events held at Banff and Lake Louise hotels and restaurants throughout the weekend.
There are almost 100 wines showcased including 15 excellent Canadian Wineries during this Banff Festival weekend.
Some 15 restaurants participate from Banff and area. This food and wine festival offers samples of their cuisine and inspirational tapas from around the world. Get great suggestions for unique wine and food pairings. Experiment with local & imported beers and premium spirits. Sound good???
Exhibitors include wineries, wine agents, adult beverage agents, distilleries, breweries, restaurants, hotels, and gourmet food purveyors such as chocolate, cheese, olives and gelato.
Exhibitors take great pride in creating an appealing booth, with friendly staff, and serving tempting samples. You get to taste what's new and hip in the restaurant industry.
What's great about this weekend is the participation of some of the best restaurants in Banff. They're offering special events to kick off this Food and Wine Festival....contact the restaurants directly for more information.
Restaurant Le Beaujolais, will be showcasing some wine rarities that were proclaimed “vintage of a lifetime.” Something different every year!
Enjoy an hors d’oeuvres reception with rare Beaujolais blanc and rosé wines, followed by a five course gourmet dinner expertly paired with ten Beaujolais Crus, from light to full bodied. This gourmet dinner sells out quickly!
Let the Maple Leaf Grill & Lounge offer you the very best selection from Alberta and BC food producers.
This Canadian wine and food pairing dinner will deliver a delicious multi-course meal.
Each course will be accompanied by a carefully selected Okanagan wine pairing. This will be a relaxing and intimate evening celebrating fine wine and Canadian cuisine. Book Early!
The Banffshire Club in the Banff Springs Hotel is offering an exclusive experience in their elegant and luxurious dining room. The menu has been exclusively created for Festival guests and will be featuring the freshest ingredients, prepared in a most innovative fashion!
Mix and mingle in the lounge of Banff’s premier Steakhouse - Saltlik. They offer a wide selection of signature cocktails made from fresh ingredients. Have fun pairing your favourite cocktail, wine or beer with fresh mouth watering food samples from their extensive menu. A great way to enjoy your Friday evening in Banff…and kick off your Wine and Food Festival Banff weekend!
You don’t have to travel to the east coast for an amazing Atlantic dining experience. Come down to the St. James’s Gate, Banff’s authentic Irish pub. Choose your own live 1.5 pound succulent lobster complete with a lobster bib! It sells out fast, get your tickets early. You're invited to stay for the remainder of the evening and enjoy some great live music!
At Coyotes (my favorite restaurant) sip and swirl your way through a four course dinner of Californian fusion cuisine paired with fine wines from the Napa Valley. Enjoy this culinary experience in a cozy candlelit dining room while sipping premium boutique wines. There are limited tickets available for this escape to the Valley of Vines, so book early!
This is such a fun weekend. As you can see these restaurants only have limited seating so book early. What a great romantic weekend getaway. Enjoy the Food and Wine Festival - Banff.
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