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2022 AWS Christmas Holiday Dinner

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    Fri, December 16, 2022 (6:30 PM - 9:30 PM)

Faculty Club - University of Toronto
41 Willcocks St
Toronto, Ontario M5S 1C7
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Cost: $125 to $135

The festive season, for AWS has returned and we are very pleased to invite you and your guests to the 2022 AWS Christmas Holiday dinner, hosted at the Faculty Club on Friday December 16th, at one of our traditionally favourites venues. Chef Brad and his crew will be preparing seasonally inspired offerings and our Cellar Master Joe Gentile has selected wines from our AWS cellar, that will bring out the best in both the food and wine. Music will be playing in the background; party favours await at the table.


The evening will commence with a reception from 6:30 p.m. with sparkling wine and a great selection of hors d'oeuvres. We will begin seating for our three course Christmas dinner shortly after 7:00 p.m..


Cost will be $125 for AWS members and $135 for non-member guests. We also have special pricing for your non-member guests purchase on your order.


Our wine selections for the evening:


❖ Majella Sparkling Shiraz  ❖ Tahbilk Viognier 2018  ❖ Penley Estate Cabernet Sauvignon 2016  ❖ D'Arenberg Bonzai Vine Grenache 2016.


A savoury selection of hors d’oeuvres chosen by Chef Brad will accompany the reception wine.


Our three course dinner will include (we will try our best to accommodate dietary requests):


First Course (choice of one)


  • Cream of Cauliflower Soup - Stilton, Chive, and Walnut Crumble
  • Bitter Greens Salad of Arugula & Baby Kale - Tossed with Maple Balsamic Vinaigrette, Dried Cranberries, Shaved Red Onion, Toasted Pecans, and Creamy Goat Cheese

Main Course (choice of one)


  • Traditional Roast Turkey - Leg and Breast Meat, Apple Sage Stuffing, Pan Gravy, Butter Whipped Potatoes, Cranberry Sauce, Seasonal Vegetables
  • Braised Beef Short Rib - Red Wine Jus, Garlic Fried Spinach, Herb, and Parmesan Potato Croquette
  • Pan Roasted Atlantic Salmon - Compound Tarragon butter, Garlic Fried Spinach, Herb, and Parmesan Potato Croquette
  • Moroccan Stew - Steamed Rice, Toasted Cashews, and Fried Chickpea Crumble

Desert Course (choice of one)


  • Vanilla Bean Crème Brulé - Creamy Vanilla Bean Custard Topped with Caramelized Sugar Crust and Fresh Field Berries
  • Traditional Christmas Pudding
  • Fresh Fruit Plate - Ripe Melons, Grapes, Field Berries, and Seasonal Fruits with Vegan Chocolate Dip

Coffee/Tea


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  • dinner
  • australian wine
  • Christmas
  • Things to do in Toronto, Ontario
  • Ontario Wine & Food Events
  • Toronto Wine & Food Events

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