Days of Wine & Chocolate

Plan Your Getaway

Weekends in February

Weekend #1: Feb 6/7/8

Weekend #2: Feb 13/14/15

Weekend #3: Feb 20/21/22

Weekend #4: Feb 27/28/Mar 1

from 11 am to 5 pm

Explore the decadently sweet and savoury art of wine and chocolate pairing.  Visit our wineries to taste up to 25 VQA wines matched with chocolate-infused dishes – from classically sweet flavour combinations to unexpected surprises.  A romantic celebration for two or a great reason for a girls’ getaway weekend! 

If you are travelling with a group of 10 or more guests, please have your group organizer call ahead to the wineries you plan to visit with your approximate arrival time so that we can plan to serve you better and make your experience an enjoyable one!
    
 
 
 

purchase tickets

Touring passes are $45 per person (plus HST).  Passes are valid for any of the four event weekends.  Tickets for the 2015 Days of Wine and Chocolate Event are available.

Purchase Tickets

 

designated driver touring pass

Valid for food offerings and non-alcoholic drinks only; limit one designated driver touring pass per purchase. Designated Driver passes are $35 (plus HST; limit one per purchase). Passes are valid for any of the four event weekends.

 
 
 

 
 
 

2015 PAirings

Please be aware that all chocolate pairings may contain traces of peanuts and/or other tree nuts.

Between the Lines

2013 Cabernet Franc
Luscious Raspberry Filled Chocolate Truffle

 

Pillitteri Estates Winery

2012 Rose                           
Dark Chocolate Salted Pecan Caramel Bark

CATTAIL CREEK ESTATE WINERY

2008 Select Late Harvest Cabernet Sauvignon
Nutella Crunch Cream Cake

 

PondView Estate Winery

 
2012 Cabernet Merlot Rerserve
Chocolate Dipped Strawberry Creation

CHÂTEAU DES CHARMES

2011 Cabernet Franc, Estate Bottled
Spicy Double Chocolate Cookie Bar Topped with Cassis Dark Chocolate Truffle & Dried Berries

 

RANCOURT WINERY

2013 Chardonnay Reserve                          
Lobster Bisque with White Chocolate Shavings

COYOTE'S RUN ESTATE WINERY

2012 Cabernet Merlot                   
Chocolate Espresso Cheesecake
 

Ravine Vineyard Estate Winery

2012 Sand & Gravel Cabernet Franc                        
Chocolate Mint Opera Cake

diamond Estates

2008 Lakeview Cellars GMR Sparkling                     
Chocolate Macadamia Nut Cookies
 

Reif Estate Winery

2011 Merlot                       
Chocolate Chicken Tortilla Soup 

INNISKILLIN WINEs

 2012 Cabernet Franc Icewine
Chocolate Soba Noodle Salad with Cocoa and Soy
 

Riverview Cellars Estate Winery

2012 Rosso Cabernet Merlot                      
Chocolate Cronut

jaCKSON-TRIGGS NIAGARA ESTATE WINERY

2012 Grand Reserve Shiraz                         
Red Wine Chocolate Cake with Smoked Almond Cream
 

 

Small talk Vineyards

2011 Riesling Icewine $39.95 at Winery                  
White Chocolate  & Cranberries 

JOSEPH’S ESTATE WINES

2010 Late Harvest Vidal                
White Chocolate Almond Biscotti
 

Southbrook Vineyards

TBD                      

KONZELMANN ESTATE WINERY

Konzelmann Merlot
Nutella Cheesecake
 

Stratus Vineyards

TBD
 

LAILEY VINEYARD

2012 Merlot                       
Flourless Chocolate Brownie
 

Strewn Winery

2010 Merlot Terroir
Herb & Pepper Crusted Pork Tenderloin on Crostini with Red Currant & Chocolate Glaze

Niagara College Teaching Winery

2011 Barrel Fermented Chardonnay                       
Roasted Butternut Squash with Chocolate Mole

 

Trius Winery At Hillebrand

Trius Brut Rosé                 
Dark Chocolate and Bacon Truffle

Palatine Hills Estate Winery

2011 Lakeshore Red                       
Caramel Brownie
 

Two Sisters

TBD
 

Peller Estates Winery

Ice Cuvée Classic                             
Sea Salt Caramel & Valrhona Dark Chocolate Truffles
 

 
 
 
 

 
 
 

PHOTOS

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Transportation Partners

The Wineries of Niagara-on-the-Lake encourage you to tour and taste responsibly.  Please designate a driver who is not drinking and purchase one of our new Desginated Driver Touring Passes (see Purchase Tickets for more details), or book with one of our local transportation partners. Click here for more information.

 
 
 

 
 
 

accommodation partners

To experience all of our wineries, you'll need a whole weekend. Why not book an overnight stay at one of Niagara-on-the-Lake's fine hotels, inns or B&Bs? Click here or call Tourism Niagara-on-the-Lake at 905.468.1950 for details.

Overnight Packages

Purchase your Taste the Season Touring pass as part of an overnight package in Niagara Falls at the Marriott Fallsview or Marriott Gateway. Click the logos for details.

 

          

 

 
 
 

 
 
 

dine in Canada's #1 Food and Wine Destination

Any one of the Signature Kitchens of Niagara-on-the-Lake could be the perfect pairing to your Days of Wine & Chocolate touring experience.  Click here to find a list of dining establishments.

 
 
 

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