Special events

HAPPY NOVEMBER

All month long, the magic of culinary flavours and the pleasure of discovering the very best vintages from Quebec and around the world juxtapose, setting the stage for fascinating exchanges with the artisans behind it all.

>La soirée À votre santé !

October 30, 2014
www.montrealpassionvin.ca
Location: Place des Arts
An evening with bubbly marks this year's À votre santé! (Cheers to your health!) event to support the cause of the construction of the new Centre intégré de cancérologie de l'Hôpital Maisonneuve-Rosemont.

>Montréal Passion Vin

October 31 and November 1, 2014
www.montrealpassionvin.ca
Location: Hilton Montreal Bonaventure
One of North America’s most prestigious wine events invites wine enthusiasts to a tasting of great bottles.

>Le Salon des Vins d'Importation Privée

November 1 to 3, 2014
www.raspipav.com
Location: Marché Bonsecours
The program: more than 2,000 authentic wines for tasting and and memorable encounters with nearly 100 winemakers. Also, La Paulée, a delicious meal featuring delectable wines to be shared with participating winemakers, will take place on November 1.

>Le Festin de Babette

November 20, 2014
Location: Entrepôts Dominion
An evening where you can taste Babette’s celebrated feast. All proceeds will go toward Alzheimer’s research at the Jewish General Hospital.

>La grande dégustation de Montréal

November 7 and 8, 2014
www.lagrandedegustation.com
Location: Place Bonaventure Exhibition Halls
More than 200 winemakers and distillers from around the world gather in Montréal to share their passion with wine aficionados. This year’s featured country will be South Africa and its succulent Chenin Blancs while the spirits in the spotlight will be the world’s whiskies. In all, some 1,500 products will be available for tasting.

>La Grande Tablée

November 17, 2013
www.grandetablee.ca
Location: Fairmont The Queen Elizabeth
A festive evening with a menu conceived by Québec's top chefs. All proceeds from this delicious deed will go to help people in need.

>La Fête des Vins du Québec

November 28 to 30, 2014
www.fetedesvins.ca
Location: Marché Bonsecours
Meet vintners and learn all about the wines and cheeses of Québec, from the production process through appellations and origins and wine-and-cheese pairing. This year, we’re celebrating women in wine by turning the spotlight on female oenologists, winemakers, grape growers and local chefs.


EVENTS ON MONT-ROYAL AVENUE

Six restaurants along Mont-Royal Avenue welcome you by candlelight
From October 30 to November 9, six restaurants along Mont-Royal Avenue will turn down the lights and turn up the ambiance as they invite you to sample their house specialities by the soft glow of candlelight.

>Restaurant Plein Sud

222 Mont-Royal Avenue East
514 510-6234
The table d'hôte menu offered by the Plein Sud restaurant reads like a book of Southern French culinary traditions : magret de canard, lamb shank, veal with green olives, pissaladière and home-made desserts. The wine list is primarily French and includes some private imports.

>Pizzeria Roméo

285 Mont-Royal Avenue East
514 987-6636
Le Roméo offers a warm and inviting atmosphere in an urban setting, perfect to enjoy a unique dining experience! Pizzas, tapas and tasty nibbles will delight even the most refined palates!

>Renard Artisan Bistro

330 Mont-Royal Avenue East
514 508-2728
Renard Artisan Bistro is a small, charming neighbourhood restaurant that is fully committed to sustainable practices and responsible consumption. The menu features local produce and is respectful of biodiversity.

>Grenouille

844 Mont-Royal Avenue East
514 903-1244
Grenouille serves up traditional French and Quebecois seasonal cuisine in a warm, friendly atmosphere.

>Restaurant M!sto

929 Mont-Royal Avenue East
514 526-5043
M!sto offers a wide selection of cocktails, a meticulous wine list and savoury fare in a casual atmosphere with urban flair.

>Chez Victoire, Bistro de quartier

1453 Mont-Royal Avenue East
514 521-6789
Chez Victoire... a nod to the character found in many of Quebec author Michel Tremblay’s novels. This neighbourhood bistro exudes a casual, retro feel enhanced by elegant bistro cuisine and products from eco-responsible purveyors.