Maple Leaf Sports & Entertainment Ltd.

Maple Leaf Sports & Entertainment Ltd.

November 27, 2006 08:48 ET

Media Advisory: 'Spirit of Edge Cuisine' Celebrates The Best of Canadian Cuisine

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(CCNMatthews - Nov. 27, 2006) -

Attention: Assignment/News/Photos/Food Editors

WHAT: Celebrity chefs and award-winning sommeliers from across Canada
will come together for one special night to prepare an exclusive
dinner celebrating the very best of Canadian Cuisine.

"Spirit of Edge Cuisine" will see chefs and sommeliers offer a
multi-course tasting menu with wine pairings at Air Canada
Centre's award-winning Platinum Club Restaurant. Guests will dine
on the very best of Canadian cuisine and wine.

Event proceeds benefit the Spirit of Hospitality Award Scholarship,
which provides financial assistance and mentoring to high school
students hoping to pursue a career in the hospitality industry.

WHO: Celebrity chefs
Jason Bailey & Brad Livergant, Air Canada Centre, Toronto
Ritchie Abcede, Liberty Grand, Toronto
Ryan Crawford, Stone Road Grille, Niagara-on-the-Lake
Maria Cheung, Canoe Restaurant & Bar, Toronto
Cam Dobranski, Muse Restaurant, Calgary
Luke Kennedy, C Restaurant, Vancouver
Lora Kirk, Truffles at Four Seasons Hotel, Toronto
Yves Lowe, Otto at W Hotel, Montreal
Rene Rodriguez, Black Cat Cafe, Ottawa

Guest sommeliers
Jennifer Vranjes, Air Canada Centre, Toronto
Gint Prunskus, Epic at Royal York, Toronto
Sara, Four Seasons Hotel, Toronto
Julia Zhu, George Brown College, Toronto

Interview and photo opportunities available

WHERE: Air Canada Centre (Platinum Club Restaurant)
40 Bay Street, Toronto, ON
Media should enter through Gate 2

WHEN: Monday, November 27, 2006
Event begins: 7 p.m.

Media are invited to see the celebrity chefs in Air Canada
Centre's kitchen preparing for tonight's celebration starting
in the afternoon.

Contact Information

  • Maple Leaf Sports & Entertainment
    Rajani Kamath
    (416) 815-5790