Tickets for Dish ‘n Dazzle, the spectacular fund and awareness raising event in support of the BC Hospitality Foundation is now more than 75% sold out. The fifth annual showcase of wine, food and cocktails has become a fixture on the Vancouver culinary calendar.
This year, Dish ‘n Dazzle is proud to feature the wines of New Zealand. New Zealand wine is an experience like no other. In every glass of New Zealand wine is a world of pure discovery. Join 20 premium New Zealand wineries featuring more than 80 wines as part of this great event. Also, re-discover Chardonnay at an exclusive New Zealand Chardonnay table; a myriad of evolving styles are emerging with refinement, minerality and concentration.
14 of Vancouver’s best restaurants will offer unique culinary delights to each guest. Adding yet another layer of excitement, join in the celebration as six of the finest mixologists and bartenders rival in a high-stakes cocktail competition. Make your bids on hidden gems in the silent auction or place your bet on a raffle in support of the BCHF.
The full list of participating wineries may be found at dishndazzle.com.
Most of us know that great wine tastes better with great food! The participating restaurants include: Aura, Bel Cafe, Bistro 101, The Blackbird Public House & Oyster Bar, The Bon Vivant Group, Cafe Pacifica, Cibo Trattoria, The Fish House in Stanley Park, Forage, Tableau Bar Bistro, Joe Fortes Seafood & Chop House, La Grotta Del Formaggio, PIER 7 Restaurant & Bar, Provence Marinaside, Dairy Farmers of Canada, The Village Press and Swica.
Six of BC’s best bartenders will also be on hand as part of a much-loved cocktail competition that will showcase the very best of their drink fixing talents.They are: Alex Black (Hawksworth Restaurant), Ken Gifford (Veneto Tapa Lounge), Katie Ingram (Blacktail Florist), Sean McGuigan (Clough Club) Stephen Whiteside (Blackbird Public House & Oyster Bar) and Arthur Wynne (Uva Wine Bar).
ABOUT THE EVENT:
Date: May 1, 2014
Time: 6:30PM – 9:30PM
Location: Vancouver Convention
Centre East, Parkview Terrace
Address: 1055 Canada Place, Vancouver, BC