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Back by popular demand for 2006, Winterlicious is offering a series of unique
culinary events — the perfect gift for this upcoming Holiday season. American
Express ® Cardmembers can go to the Front Of The Line ® to buy tickets on
November 23, 2005. Tickets for the Winterlicious Culinary Experiences will be
available to the general public starting November 24, 2005. Events include:
SpaLicious Winter Getaway at the Park Hyatt
Park Hyatt’s SpaLicious Winter Getaway features a Stillwater Manicure, Deluxe
Pedicure and a specially-created Winterlicious Vichy Treatment accompanied by
Annona’s prix-fixe Winterlicious lunch or dinner menu. To complete the
Winterlicious experience guests can stay overnight at the Park Hyatt Toronto
for an additional $199! Room rate is available only to Park Hyatt SpaLicious
Winter Getaway participants.
Date: January 27 – February 9, 2006
Venue: The Stillwater Spa, Annona Restaurant, Park Hyatt Hotel
Price: $318 with lunch or $323 with dinner plus taxes and gratuity.
Winterlicious Cooking Demonstration at Calphalon Culinary Center
A specially-created three course cooking demonstration by the Calphalon
Culinary Center Chef. Guests will learn to prepare and sample special dishes
they can re-create at home and share with
family and friends. Guests will have a chance to meet the Chef, ask questions,
take home recipes and receive a special gift from Calphalon.
Dates: January 27 to February 9, 2006
Venue: Calphalon Culinary Center, 425 King St. W.
Price: $50 (includes taxes and gratuity)
Tickets: 416-847-2212 http://www.CalphalonCulinaryCenter.com
Winter Dine Around at the Distillery District
Starting at Pure Spirits, guests will enjoy champagne and oysters. The
Distillery trumpeter will accompany guests sipping mulled wine or cider on
their walk through to The Boiler House for plated appetizers. Entrée while
enjoying the sounds of a jazz band. A glass of red or white wine or
non-alcoholic beverage will served with the meal. Dessert will follow in the
Distillery Canteen with a sweet and savory buffet. Dining and Dancing until 12
Dates: Saturday, January 28, 2006 & Sunday, January 29, 2006
Venue: Distillery District Restaurants – Pure Spirits, Distillery Canteen and
55 Mill St.
Price: $75 (plus taxes and gratuity)
Tickets: 416-203-2121 http://www.theboilerhouse.ca
Guilty Pleasures II: Fashion + Food = Fabulous!
This exciting prix-fix fashion brunch has all the makings of a not to be missed
style experience. Shop through racks of cool Canadian designer clothing
including exclusive limited editions, hot winter and spring trends and he most
gorgeous accessories in town. A fabulous door prize will be up grabs and
everyone walks away with a decadent goody bag compliments of Elle Canada! This
is the perfect gift idea for a mom/daughter duo or a fun day with your
girlfriend. Proudly presented by The Drake Hotel, Elle Canada and the Toronto
Date: Saturday, January 28, 2006, 11 am and 1:30 pm
Venue: The Drake Hotel, 1150 Queen Street W
Price: $30 plus taxes and gratuity
Tickets: 416-531-5042 x 113 http://www.thedrakehotel.ca
Guest Chef from Spain
Robert Bragagnolo is a Canadian born chef currently residing on the island of
Mallorca, Spain for the past four years where he has been cooking at Read’s
Hotel and Restaurant, noted as one of the best restaurants in Spain and
recently awarded a Michelin Star.
Date: January 30 – February 4, 2006
Venue: Lobby Lounge & Restaurant, 192 Bloor St. W.
Price: $60 plus taxes and gratuity
Moroccan Delights at the Sultan’s Tent
Enjoy “Fez Royale” cocktail, a Sultan’s Tent creation, followed by a
four-course premium menu featuring French Moroccan cuisine. Guests will be
entertained by a spectacular belly dancing performance.
Dates: Tuesday, January 31 / Wednesday, February 1 /
Tuesday, February 7 / Wednesday, February 8, 2006
Venue: The Sultan’s Tent, 49 Front St. E.
Price: $60 (plus taxes and gratuity)
Chef’s Table with Didier Leroy and Jonatan Lome
An intimate dining experience with renowned French chef Didier Leroy and Azure’
s Chef de Cuisine Jonatan Lome. The evening will begin with a welcoming
cocktail reception at the Azure bar, followed by a four-course menu accompanied
by specially selected wine pairings. Guests will have the opportunity to
interact with the chefs as each course is prepared right in front of them.
Date: Wednesday, February 1, 2006
Venue: Azure Restaurant, InterContinental Toronto Centre, 225 Front St. W.
Price: $125 (includes taxes and gratuity)
Taste of Liberty
Experience the grandeur and opulence of the Liberty Grand Ballrooms while
enjoying live entertainment and samples of world class international fare.
Date: Thursday, February 2, 2006
Venue: Liberty Grand, 25 British Columbia Road, Exhibition Place
Price: $50 plus taxes and gratuity
Tickets: 416 542-3789 http://www.libertygroup.com
Gospel Brunch at the Rosewater Supper Club
Guests will enjoy an array of southern delicacies as they listen to an
award-winning gospel choir.
Date: Sunday, February 5, 2006
Venue: Rosewater Supper Club, 19 Toronto St.
Price: $50 plus taxes and gratuity
Tickets: 416-214-5888 http://www.libertygroup.com
Creative Fusion at Hart House
A celebration of creativity in all its forms — food, wine, art, theatre, music
— set in the grandeur of Hart House’s Great Hall and the serene winter beauty
of an open air courtyard.
Date: Thursday, February 9, 2006
Venue: Hart House, University of Toronto, 7 Hart House Circle
Price: $60 (includes taxes and gratuity)
Tickets: 416-978-8849 http://www.uofttix.ca
WinterCity hotel accommodations make it easy to plan a winter getaway in
Toronto. Book your stay with one of our two WinterCity hotel partners. The
Toronto Marriott Downtown Eaton Centre package from $249 includes overnight
accommodation, a 3-course prix-fixe Winterlicious dinner for two at JW’S
Steakhouse, breakfast for two at the Parkside Restaurant and parking. To book
this package call 1-800-905-0667 and ask for code: PKGW. The Courtyard by
Marriott Downtown Toronto package from $179 per room, per night includes full
buffet breakfast for two at Yonge Street Grille and valet parking. To book
this package call 1-800-847-5075 and ask for code PKGV. Some restrictions
apply, see website for details.
For more information on WinterCity and other events produced by Toronto Special
Events, call Access Toronto at 416-338-0338 or visit
Toronto Special Events