Winemaker's Lunch


June 14, 2019

The Whitehorn Bistro is excited to host a special Winemaker's Lunch featuring Wines of Canada! Join us on Friday June 14th for an unforgettable afternoon of delicious food & wine, which is also a sneak peek before the summer opening of the best patio in the Rockies!

Enjoy a four course lunch, carefully crafted by Chef de Cuisine, David Acero with special wine pairings from 3 top Canadian wineries, presented by Caylee Kretschmer. Both Caylee and David will walk through the descriptions of both wine & food while your eat & drink during this social lunch!

  • Friday, June 14, 2019.
  • 11:30am: Please load the Sightseeing Gondola.
  • 12:00pm: Lunch begins at Whitehorn Bistro.
  • Your ticket includes a sightseeing gondola ride, four course lunch at Whitehorn Bistro, sample wine pairings to go with each course & tasting notes explained by Caylee & David.
  • Please note: the restaurant is not open to the public until Saturday June 15th, 2019.
Ticket Sales Have Closed

If you purchased tickets online please show your purchase receipt and ID when you arrive at Guest Services. Tickets are non-refundable. If you can no longer attend, please feel free to sell your ticket to someone else. The lunch will be subject to cancellation if we do not fill the minimum seat requirements, and only at that time a refund will be issued.

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About The Wine Ambassador

Caylee joined Mission Hill Family Estate in autumn of 2018 as the Market Development Manager. Living in Londo, UK for the past 5 years, her decision to make the move back to Canada was a simple one. Her passion for Canadian wine and bringing it to a world stage was far too compelling. While studying for her Business Degree, Caylee pursued her wine education with the WSET Diploma. Now with over 10 years' experience in the premium wine industry in both Canada and the UK, Caylee brings a wealth of knowledge to the market having worked with some of the top wines in the world. She has built her skillset having worked in multiple areas of the industry. This includes the top distributor in Canada as a Fine Wine Manager, one of the top Champagne houses managing key sponsorships including Wimbledon Tennis, and as the Export Manager working in over 20 markets globally building the new category: English Sparkling Wine. Caylee is thrilled to be part of the team at Mission Hill Family Estate to help showcase that Canadian Wines can stand alongside the best in the world.

She will be sharing wines from Mission Hill Family Estate, CedarCreek Estate Winery and Hidden Bench Estate.

About Whitehorn Bistro

Located at 6700 feet the Whitehorn Bistro proudly offers a contemporary menu with alpine featured items and local products. Each of the fine offerings can be enjoyed inside the dining room, or out on the patio which boasts one of the most incredible panoramic mountain views anywhere.

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