Bustling with interactive cooking classes, dining events and other tastings, Stratford is packed with options that will tantalize your taste buds. If you’re looking for some fun and flavourful events to check out in the coming months, our preferred property management company, Williams and McDaniel, has researched some tasty ways for Avon Place Apartment residents to savour Stratford in February and March.
Located within Rundles Restaurant in the heart of Stratford, Rundles Cooking Classes offer unique, hands-on culinary experience with chef Neil Baxter. Chef Baxter’s classes focus on experimenting with flavours, embracing curiosity and enhancing the culinary knowledge of those in attendance. Since first starting his classes in 1984, Chef Baxter has welcomed old and new members while sharing his expertise. Weekend Cooking Classes aimed at individuals or small groups with all skill levels start the weekend of March 27th and end the weekend of May 8th. Take a look at the Weekend Cooking Classes Menus from previous years and select weekend times that fit with your schedule. Private or corporate cooking experiences with Chef Neil Baxter are also available for groups of 14-20. Located at 9 Cobourg Street, Rundles is a four-minute drive and 28-minute walk from the Avon Place Apartments.
Tea Leaves Tea Tasting Bar
Savour some delicious tea offerings at the Tea Leaves Tea Tasting Bar. Open Wednesday to Saturday 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. or by appointment, you can sample beverages at almost anytime. While the tea tasting bar can accommodate several people, it is recommended that you book in advance for groups of up to 12 people. The tasting bar often has a variety of events, seminars and classes running. Past events include Tea and Honey Tasting, Tea and Chocolate Tastings, and Rare and Precious Tea Tastings. Pre-registration is required for all of Tea Leaves’ events. Located at 433 Eric Street, this quaint tasting room is a two-minute drive and 10-minute walk from the Stratford apartments.
The Milky Whey Cheese Pairings
Every year Savour Stratford showcases local foods and exquisite culinary combinations at its tastings. All tastings take place on Saturday afternoons and pricing starts at $30.00 per person. Currently, The Milky Whey in downtown Stratford is host to a variety of these tastings. Celebrate Valentine’s Day by enjoying six pairings at the $35.00 Soft & Supple Cheese meets Fortified Libation event. The event runs on February 14th from 3:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. Pamper your palate with Spain’s ancient grape varieties paired with cheese at the Spanish Wines & Cheese Pairings on February 28th. For those interested in sampling and pairing UK Beer and Cheeses, the UK Beer and Cheese Pairings event on March 21st is for you. Tickets can be order by calling 1 (800) 561-7926 or purchased online. Book early to avoid missing out on these palate-pleasing events. The Avon Place Apartments are a four-minute drive and 27-minute walk from the cheese shop located at 118 Ontario Street.
Savour the season in Stratford by feasting your eyes and your stomachs on these mouthwatering events. Located at 359-397 Railway Avenue, Williams and McDaniel’s Avon Place Apartments offer residents a charming rental option in the city of Stratford.