By The Post Hotel & Spa
The Post Hotel & Spa
is thrilled to announce that Wine Summit Lake Louise will be taking place at the hotel May 29 – June 1, 2014. This year marks the 10th Anniversary of this three-day culinary celebration; highlighted by outstanding wines, extraordinary cuisine and fabulous parties.
Once again, some of the world’s most prestigious wine producers will be at the Post to present tastings of their finest. Included in this year’s line-up are: Marchesi de'Frescobaldi (Italy), Hamilton Russell Vineyards (South Africa), Bodega Catena Zapata (Argentina), Château d’Esclans (France), Château Rauzan–Ségla (France), Kistler Vineyards (USA) and Spottswoode Estate Vineyard & Winery (USA).
Founders André and George Schwarz look forward to the event every year, as they are able to bring together wine lovers of all levels with some of the world’s most famous estate owners and wine makers. However; when it comes to the success of the event, the gentlemen agree that Wine Summit’s greatest acclaim over the years has been its contribution to the Kids Cancer Care Foundation of Alberta.
“We are honored to have been associated with the Kids Cancer Care Foundation of Alberta since our inaugural event and on this occasion of celebrating the 10th Anniversary we would like to extend our heartfelt thanks to all of our donors. We are thrilled that our cumulative fundraising total will exceed half a million dollars this year and we couldn’t be more grateful,” George expressed.
The Itinerary for the weekend includes:
- Thursday May 29, 2014: Welcome Dinner and Western Party
- Friday May 30, 2014: Morning and afternoon tastings; Dinner – A Taste of the Summit
- Saturday May 31, 2014:Morning and afternoon tastings; Black-tie Gala and Silent Auction for the Kids Cancer Care Foundation of Alberta
Reservations and bookings for the Wine Summit are suggested well in advance. For more information please visit: www.winesummitlakelouise.com
About the Post Hotel & Spa, Lake Louise
The Post Hotel & Spa was originally built in 1942 and following ownership by Sir Norman Watson, an avid sportsman, traveller and Rocky Mountain visionary, was entrusted to Swiss-born, Canadian brothers André and George Schwarz. For more than 35 years, this award-winning duo has established the Post Hotel & Spa as a world-class destination, sharing their passion for good food, good wine, and good company in Canada’s Rocky Mountains. www.posthotel.com