Best of the West, sponsored by Grosvenor Americas, is a highly sought-after ticketed culinary event featuring an evening on the waterfront filled with masterfully curated food and wine pairings.
The Harmony Arts Festival is proud to present the 7th annual event that pairs 13 delectable restaurants with 13 local wineries in a competition that celebrates the best that BC has to offer.
Guests are encouraged to vote on their favourite pairing, with the winner being crowned Best of the West.
This year's event will be held on:
- Wednesday, August 9, 2017
- 7-9 p.m.
- Ambleside Pier
PARTICIPATING RESTAURANTS & WINERIES
|Participating Restaurants||Participating Wineries|
|ARC Restaurant at the Fairmont Waterfront||Culmina Family Estate Winery - Saignée|
|Cactus Club Café||Poplar Grove Winery - Blanc de Noir Rose|
|CAFÉ ÇA VA||Le Vieux Pin|
|Feast -The Neighbourhood Table||Painted Rock Winery - Merlot|
|Mangia E Bevi||Burrowing Owl Estate Winery - Syrah|
|Milestones||Hester Creek Estate Winery - Old Vines Trebbiano|
|PARC Retirement Living||Laughing Stock Vineyards - Chardonnay|
|Terroir Kitchen||Harper's Trail - Pioneer Block Riesling|
|Temper Chocolate & Pastry||Road 13 Vineyards - Marsanne|
|The Observatory||Quails' Gate Estate Winery - Pinot Noir|
|Thomas Haas||Tantalus Vineyards - Pinot Noir|
|Vancouver Aquarium||Blue Mountain Winery - Gold Label Brut|
|Zen Japanese Restaurant||Haywire Winery - White Label Pinot Gris|
This Year's Winners
The 2017 winning pairing is Mangia E Bevi Ristorante and Burrowing Owl Estate Winery.
- Pork cheeks braised in Syrah, with crispy onions and risotto
- Burrowing Owl Estate Winery Syrah