Montreal Passion Vin 2017 Edition : Liquid Philanthropy
As La Grande Dégustation de Montréal comes to a close with Washington State as a guest region, November, the month of wine, continues with Montreal Passion Vin 2017 Edition. On November 10 and 11, at the Old Montreal Cruise Terminal Port of Montreal, will be held this annual event must-see Quebecois wine lovers. This event allows the most seasoned amateurs to enjoy several vintages of famous wines, in the presence of the owners and managers of some of the most prestigious castles, estates and vineyards of the world. Even if the event is already complete, we still talk about it because the cause is noble.
Held over a two-day period, this benefit event organized for the benefit of the Maisonneuve-Rosemont Hospital Foundation is punctuated by gourmet meals prepared by renowned chefs who develop memorable food and wine pairings.
Montréal Passion Vin 2017 Edition it’s :
- 7 great wine houses
- Bouchard Père et Fils
- Casanova Di Neri
- Château de Beaucastel
- Château Léoville Las Cases
- Château Mouton Rothschild
- 49 cuvées to discover
- 3 meals signed by guest chefs
- 2 days of exclusive tastings
- Meetings with the winemakers
- 1 big closing banquet
Montréal Passion Vin 2017 Edition :Flagship event of HMR Foundation.
For this year, Montreal Passion Wine 2017 will be held in the Old Port of Montreal. Guests will have the pleasure of discovering this new bright and modern space with a glass of wine in hand.
Silent auction online:
In 2017, for the first year, the silent auction of Montréal Passion Vin will be open to the public. All lovers and wine lovers wishing to bet on the bottles of wine offered by the winemakers present will have their chance. For the opening date of the silent auction, see montrealpassionvin.ca. All in favor of the future Integrated Cancer Center at Maisonneuve-Rosemont Hospital.
Thanks to the benefit event, Montréal Passion Vin, more than $ 13 million has been raised to date for HMR patients.
Presented by the Société des alcools du Québec (SAQ), the 16th edition of Montréal Passion Vin, chaired by Mathieu Duguay, president of COGIR Immobilier, is receiving the support of the National Bank as a major partner-donor.
2017 Programming : montrealpassionvin.ca
*Article originally published in the RDPMAG Magazine Autumn 2017.