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									                                   THE INNISKILLIN STORY
                                   Known around the world for its award-winning
                                   Icewines, Inniskillin has a proud history as one
                                   of Canada’s first estate wineries.



Donald Ziraldo and Karl Kaiser founded Inniskillin            idyllic view of the Niagara Escarpment. Come and
in 1975 with the mission to “create quality wines,            experience Inniskillin’s fine wines in this picturesque
                                                   ”
using quality grapes grown in the Niagara Peninsula,          setting for customized culinary events and tastings,
which have gone on to have a presence in the                  year round. We invite you to explore a sense of
international wine world. The historic Inniskillin            history and passion that has made Inniskillin one of
winery is set amongst lush vineyards adjacent to              Canada's premier wineries!
the Niagara River, in Niagara-on-the-Lake, with an




WHAT SETS US APART
Located on the scenic Niagara Parkway, just 20 minutes north of Niagara Falls and 5 minutes south
of old town Niagara-on-the-Lake, Inniskillin provides the perfect setting for the appreciation of fine
wine and food:

•   Our newly renovated Brae Burn Barn, built in          •    We work with experienced culinary partners who
    the 1920’s, provides the ideal backdrop for all            share a common passion for our wine, to create
    of our wine and culinary adventures.                       customized culinary events that will immerse your
                                                               guests in the world of wine.
•   The Piazza acts as a gathering place that marries
    the history and tradition of our agricultural roots   •    “Extreme Canadian Winters allow for Extreme
    with our newly designed Founders' Hall.                    Canadian Winemaking - Icewine.” Inniskillin is
                                                               credited with putting Canadian Icewine on the
•   The Founders’ Hall, a space that once housed our
                                                               world map, and our extensive wine library offers
    French oak barrels for ageing our wines, provides
                                                               some of the oldest vintages of Icewines
    an exclusive dining forum where guests will enjoy
                                                               available in Canada.
    wine inspired culinary experiences with a view of
    our new Demonstration Kitchen.
INNISKILLIN TOURS & SEMINARS
Explore the history of Inniskillin and its major contributions to the Canadian Wine Industry through pioneers
and co-founders Donald Ziraldo and Karl Kaiser. Your tour follows the path of our wine starting in the
vineyard, and culminates with a tasting of our VQA table wines and Icewine, made by our award-winning
winemaker, Bruce Nicholson.

Choose from one of our pre-arranged winery tours, structured tastings or Riedel stemware seminars that are
available for groups of all sizes. Please allow us to customize your visit.




INNISKILLIN CLASSIC TOUR
$10 PER PERSON
This informative tour touches on the story of our founders’
history and their contribution to the Canadian wine industry
as well as nature’s gift of Icewine. Hosted by one of our
experienced wine guides, our tour content is seasonal and
follows the cycle of winemaking from the vineyards through
to the winemaking process. Following the tour, guests will enjoy
a structured tasting of two Inniskillin premium VQA table wines
and one of our renowned Icewines.

INNISKILLIN CLASSIC TOUR
WITH CANADIAN ARTISANAL CHEESE
$20 PER PERSON
Experience our Inniskillin Classic Tour that touches on the story
of our founders’ history and their contribution to the Canadian
wine industry as well as nature’s gift of Icewine. Hosted by one
of our experienced wine guides, our tour is seasonal and follows
the cycle of winemaking from the vineyards through to the
winemaking process. Following the tour, guests will enjoy a
structured tasting of two Inniskillin premium VQA table wines
and one of our renowned Icewines, accompanied by a selection
of Canadian artisanal cheeses.

INNISKILLIN ICEWINE EXPERIENCE
$30 PER PERSON
Guests will be greeted with a glass of Inniskillin Sparkling Vidal
Icewine before experiencing our Classic Tour. This informative
tour touches on the story of our founders’ history and their
contribution to the Canadian wine industry as well as natures gift   RIEDEL STEMWARE EXPERIENCE
of Icewine. Hosted by one of our experienced wine guides, our        $35 PER PERSON
tour is seasonal and follows the cycle of winemaking from the
vineyards through to the winemaking process. Following the tour,     Discover the difference a glass can make, and learn the story
guests will experience a structured Icewine tasting designed         behind the collaboration between Riedel, producers of glassware
for true Icewine enthusiasts. Beginning with our Vidal Icewine,      for the last 250 years, and Inniskillin co-founders’ to produce the
discover the difference a glass can make with a comparative          Vinum Extreme Icewine glass. Guests will be guided through
tasting using our Riedel Vinum Extreme Icewine Glass. The tasting    a structured tasting of four Inniskillin VQA wines including an
will conclude with a duet of Inniskillin Icewine and food pairings   Icewine, served in specially designated Riedel crystal stemware.
featuring our Oak Aged Vidal Icewine with aged Parmesan              This experience offers a truly interactive study that showcases
cheese, and our Cabernet Franc Icewine                               how stemware shape and design can enhance the distinctive
paired with chocolate.                                               characteristics of wine varietals.
DISTINCTIVELY INNISKILLIN EXPERIENCES




I.C 2.E. - INNISKILLIN COOL
CULINARY EXPERIENCE
Available for Private Lunches & Exclusive
Dinners for up to 80 Guests
Begin your visit with a Sparkling Icewine Reception surrounded
by the vineyards on our Brae Burn Estate. Enjoy an informative
tour that touches on the story of our Founders’ and their
instrumental contribution to the Canadian wine industry. Share
in the inspiration of the terroir and how it influences our wines,
and gain new insight into nature's gift of Icewine.
Gather in one of our unique winery settings, whether on the
scenic Piazza or in the underground cellar, for hors d'oeuvres
paired with one of our fine VQA wines. From here you will be
seated in the Founders’ Hall, formerly our barrel ageing room,
where guests will enjoy a wine inspired culinary experience.
While in the Founders’ Hall, delight in the activity of our chefs in
the Demonstration Kitchen, and revel in the spectacular view of
our Piazza and Icewine vineyards.
Conclude your event with a post dining Icewine reception
in our Brae Burn Barn Boutique, and experience our
internationally recognized Icewines together with Parmesan
cheese and chocolate.
I.C2.E. will prove to be an authentic experience that showcases
the finest in wine, regional cuisine, culinary interaction, and
a wonderful sense of wine country.

INNISKILLIN DISCOVERY
WINE & CULINARY STATIONS
Available for Exclusive Dinners for up to 300 Guests
Join us on The Piazza, Inniskillin’s gathering place, for a welcome
reception featuring Sparkling Icewine. We share a glimpse into
Inniskillin’s rich history and excellence on the Canadian wine
frontier, prior to inviting our guests to enjoy wine and culinary
stations throughout the estate. Surrounded by vineyards, guests
will engage in an interactive evening of wine and culinary stations,
seasonally inspired by the bounty of the Niagara Region. Whether
enjoying a summer grill station on The Piazza or interacting with
a chef in The Demonstration Kitchen, your guests will discover
unique pairings with our internationally recognized table wines
and Icewines. With a variety of stations to visit, every guest is sure
to enjoy their very own Inniskillin experience.
INNISKILLIN DISCOVERY
VINEYARD CELEBRATION ON THE PIAZZA
Available for Exclusive Dinners for up to 300 Guests                 As the sun sets over the Niagara Escarpment, and the scent of
                                                                     the grill lingers through the air, guests are invited to enjoy one
Celebrate the warmth of summer and harvest, and bring your
                                                                     of the many tours that will be offered throughout the evening
Inniskillin Discovery experience outdoors for a casual vineyard
                                                                     for those interested in learning more about Inniskillin’s rich
barbecue. Gather on our Piazza, lined with market umbrellas
                                                                     history and excellence on the Canadian wine frontier.
and picnic tables, and enjoy this winery utopia where the lush
green vineyards stretch to the Niagara Escarpement and meet          No evening is complete without an Inniskillin Après Dinner
on the horizon with bright blue skies. This idyllic setting can      Icewine Reception. Together, under the harvest moon, guests
only be surpassed by the bounty of seasonally inspired Niagara       will experience our internationally recognized Icewines paired
cuisine that is simply paired with some of the best summer           with a selection of desserts and aged cheeses.
sippers and Icewines that Inniskillin has to offer.
                                                                     With the winery exclusive for you and your guests, we look
                                                                     forward to working with you to customize an evening
                                                                     of rustic elegance.
EXCEPTIONAL GIFTING
The perfect way to create memories and to say thank you. Show your appreciation to business associates and clients, by allowing us
to create the perfect wine package for your guests. We offer pre-arranged gifting that can be delivered right to your office or to your
hotel to welcome your guests to their room upon check in.




                  FOR MORE INFORMATION ABOUT CUSTOMIZED CORPORATE EVENTS,
                         TOURS AND GIFTING ORDERS, PLEASE CONTACT:
                                                   Niagara Estates Sales Manager
                                                 1499 Line #3 at the Niagara Parkway,
                                                  Niagara-on-the-Lake, ON L0S 1J0

                                       T 905.468.8056      E corporateevents@inniskillin.com


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