Upcoming Events

Christmas Dinner
Saturday December 9th, 6:30 p.m.
Faculty Club Main Lounge

We are returning to the Christmas charm of the Faculty Club, in the warmth of the lovely oak-paneled main lounge, on Saturday December 9th, where we will have a four course dinner with outstanding wines selected from the cellar to match with the courses and your meal choices.

For the reception in the Fairley Lounge, we have a selection of passed hors d’oeuvres, plus Charcuterie & Cheese Platters before we start the evening’s feast. To accompany the food, we will have three wines being poured by wine agent Bashar Kassir representing Palmyra Wines.

Bashar will have his 2012 Fishbone Reserve Sauvignon Blanc from Margaret River, Grey Elk 2014 Pinot Noir from the Great Southern in WA and Billy Goat Hill 2015 Cabernet Merlot from Geographe also in Western Australia, these wines will be poured during the reception until 7, when we sit for dinner.

First Course
Woodland Mushroom Capaccino with Truffled and Chive Whipped Cream
Served with Kellermeister Chardonnay

Second Course
Atlantic Salmon Gravlax on Warm Rosti Potatoes with Horseradish Dill Sour Cream
Also Served with Kellermeister Chardonnay

Main Course (Choose one)
Traditional Ontario Roast Turkey with Mashed Potatoes, Gravy, a Medley of Vegetables,
Stuffing and Cranberry Relish
 - Or - 
Pan Seared Arctic Char with Maple Mustard Glaze, Basmati Rice and Vegetables
 - Or - 
Classic Quebec Tourtiere with Mashed Potatoes, Medley of Vegetables and Peppercorn Gravy
Served with a Selection of Wines including; 2005 Wakefield Shiraz, and
2005 Billy Goat Hill Cabernet Merlot

Dessert Course (Choose One)
Warm Chocolate Pecan Butter Tart with Vanilla Ice Cream
 - Or - 
Christmas Plum Pudding with Warm Rum Sauce

Coffee and Tea on Request.
Assorted Artisanal Cheese Plates
(Please advise if you have any food allergies, and please no strong perfume or aftershave.)

Price for this event for Members and Guests is $95.00. Closing date for reservations is Wednesday December 6th. The Registration Form is available for download here, complete and mail to Australian Wine Society of Toronto, c/o Bernard Nottage, 71 Old Mill Road, Suite 310, Toronto, Ontario, M8X 1G9, or go reserve online at: https://awsxmas2017.eventbrite.ca

Seating is limited to 54, so please book early to avoid disappointment.

Please advise us with names, if you have a party of 3 or more and we will endeavor to reserve a table for you. The Faculty Club is located at 41 Willcocks Street, two blocks south of Harbord and just east of Spadina. Parking on Willcocks and Spadina Avenue.

Future Events

January 26 (2018) - Australia Day Dinner and Celebration
Albany Club

February 27 (2018) - Joint Shiraz / Syrah tasting with the South African Wine Society


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