Niagara’s Grape & Wine Festival is back from September 12th-30th, featuring a number of celebrations and events that showcase some of the region’s finest wines. And along with a lively celebration in Montebello Park featuring live music, family activities, and Niagara wine, you can stop by a number of participating wineries throughout Niagara for wonderful food and wine pairings.
Magnificent Tours offer a special Grape & Wine Festival Tour around Niagara-on-the-Lake that includes stops at six of Niagara’s top wineries and offers full transportation by coach bus. Here’s what you can look forward to on the tour.
Niagara College Teaching Winery
Two fall-inspired tarts – savoury aged cheddar with summer squash and sweet harvest apple and pear – paired with 2013 Barrel Fermented Chardonnay.
Wayne Gretzky Estates Winery & Distillery
A chocolate hazelnut donut paired with a glass of Gretzky’s 2017 Merlot.
Trius Ribeye Burger topped with ice wine onion jam paired with Trius Cabernet Franc.
Jackson-Triggs Niagara Estate Winery
Warm and delicious Tom Yum Soup paired with a glass of Grand Reserve Gewürztraminer.
Smoky and sweet Chicken Paprikash Poutine paired with 2016 Private Reserve Gewürztraminer.
Seasonal squash and double-smoked bacon topped with a tomato chutney and paired with Reserve Pinot Gris.
To book your Grape & Wine Festival Tour with Magnificent Tours, click here. And don’t forget to check out the amazing accommodations available at the Sheraton on the Falls to make it an exciting weekend getaway.