The Wine Council of Ontario is delighted to be a sponsor of this
year’s TASTE! a celebration of regional cuisine.
Prince Edward County wineries continue to thrive and grow, www.countywineries.com
further enhancing the region as a tourism destination. TASTE!
is a great opportunity for the public to discover the best the
region has to offer and to reaffirm that world-class wine and
cuisine can be found right here in our backyard . SuPPORTING SPONSORS
TASTE! Sample Tickets
Purchase samples of your favourite tastes. Tickets have a .50¢
value. An average taste is between 1 and 6 tickets. Tickets are non-
refundable. Unused tickets can be donated to the Picton Food Bank.
VIA Rail and Wine Route of Prince Edward County Draw
Complete your entry form for a chance to win round trip tickets
for two to anywhere in the Windsor-Quebec Corridor with VIA Rail.
PLUS $350.00 in Gift Certificates courtesy of participating wineries
of the Wine Route of Prince Edward County; Black Prince Winery, FOuNdING SPONSOR
Carmela Estates Winery, The Grange of Prince Edward Vineyards
and Estate Winery, Huff Estates Winery, Oak Heights Estate Winery,
Rosehall Run Vineyards, Waupoos Estates Winery. The ballot box is
located by the TASTE! sample ticket tent.
People’s Choice Award
Be sure to complete a ballot for your favourite TASTE! and drop it off
by the TASTE! sample ticket tent. September 27, 2008
Presented by Taste the CountyTM
Developed and launched by the Municipal Economic Development
Department in partnership with Taste the County™ and the culinary
community, TASTE! was devised to strengthen the link between
agriculture and tourism and brand Prince Edward County as regional
cuisine destination. dEMONSTRATIONS
SCHEDULE OF EVENTS
1. Black Prince Winery All Day Live Jazz with David Occhipinti & Andrew Downing
2. Milford Bistro
11:20 am Opening Remarks
3. Black Prince Winery
GETTING AROUND CRYSTAL PALACE 4.
Oak Heights Estate Winery
11:30 am Cooking Seminar
Fifth Town Artisan Cheese Co. presents Cooking with Artisan Cheese.
Host - Andrew Laliberte, Fifth Town Artisan Cheese Company
PICTON FAIRGROUNDS 7.
Classic Hits 95.5 fm
The Village Chocolatier
Waupoos Estates Winery
1:30 pm Cooking Seminar
Wine Route of Prince Edward County presents
Taste the Terroir! Host - Astrid Young, Devonshire, Inn on the Lake
10. The Waring House Restaurant, Inn, 3:30 pm Cooking Seminar
Conference Centre and Cooking School Homegrown Ontario presents
11. Claramount Inn & Spa Enhancing Flavours with County-Crafted Beer
12. Waring House Gourmet Host - Chef Lili Sullivan, Claramount Inn & Spa
ADMIN TRAILER 13. Barley Days Brewery
14. Bergeron Estate Winery
15. Devonshire, Inn on the Lake
16. Sandbanks Estate Winery
SINK 17. Carmela Estates Winery
18. Hastings & PEC Health Unit Awards of Excellence 2008
12 14 19. Taste the CountyTM There are 13 award categories TASTE! culinary partners can enter. Categories range
20. Angelines Restaurant, Inn & Spa from best food and wine pairing to best use of a regional ingredient. Recipients receive
11 15 a hand-crafted award designed and created specifically for TASTE!
21. Rosehall Run Vineyards
10 16 22. Slickers Pure Homemade County Ice Cream This year’s award, The Cache of the County, was developed by Heather Watson, Peter
7 8 9 17 18 23. Fifth Town Artisan Cheese Co. Josic, and Andy Pomorski of the Red Barns, an artisans playground. The collage of
24. Cooke’s Fine Foods & Coffee glass, metal and wood represent the earth of Prince Edward County and the region,
25. Ridley Windows & Doors Inc. nature’s essential beginning in the chain that brings forth all of the bountiful offerings
26. Investors Group Financial Services Inc. that are showcased at TASTE!, the ingredients that are a key component in the region’s
19 BUILDING 27. Jamie Kennedy Kitchens diverse palette of flavour and the strength of the regions culinary influence.
28. The Grange of Prince Edward Vineyards Judging Panel
29 & Estate Winery Cinda Chavich is a journalist and author, specializing in wine, food and travel writing.
6 5 4 22 21 20 29. Harvest She writes for The Globe and Mail, Avenue and West, and has a regular food column
30. The County Cider Company Estate Winery on CBC radio in Alberta. She has been a judge for the Canadian Wine Awards and
3 23 31. PEC Wine & Culinary Tours reported from many wine regions of the world. Cinda lives with her husband Delbert
32. Copper Kettle Chocolate Company Meeres and cats Farley and Peyto in Calgary, but spends much of her time traveling
24 SAMPLE 33. Le Chien Noir/Atomica the world, digging up the latest wine, food and travel stories.
32 2 TICKET
SALES 34. Huff Estates Winery & Inn Margaret Webb The author of Apples to Oysters: A Food Lover’s Tour of Canadian
26 1 25 TENT 35. Graham Farms
ENTRANCE Farms (Penguin, 2008). Last spring, she ate her way across Canada while travelling
33 TENT 36. The Campbell’s Orchards aboard Via Rail (Toronto Star, June 28, 2008) and through much of Southern Ontario
TenT 37. Farmers Market for a series on locavore tourism for the Globe and Mail. She lives in Toronto with her
35 39 38. Farmers Market partner, Nancy, and teaches magazine writing at Ryerson University.
39. Farmers Market
36 38 Jamie Drummond After a fledgling journalistic career, Jamie Drummond made
40. Homegrown Ontario
37 the decision to change directions and follow another of his passions. From 1991 to
41. Buddha Dog
1997, Jamie worked as sommelier for the Michelin recognized Atrium Restaurant in
40 41 42 42. Church Key Brewing Company Edinburgh, Scotland while studying with the Wine and Spirit Education Trust. After a
series of adventures, Jamie brought his knowledge and experience to Jamie Kennedy
Wine Bar and now oversees the entire Jamie Kennedy wine program.