Whisky Lunch w/The Whisky Lassie & Chef Mark Gray

Location: Le Caveau Restaurant at Domaine de Grand Pré Winery
Date: Saturday, October 27, 2018
Time: 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Price: $65.00 - Buy Now

Following the screening of Scotch: A Golden Dream, come enjoy a lovely whisky tasting and luncheon with our very own Whiskylassie, Johanne McInnis. Four amazing whiskies paired with mouthwatering bites from Chef Mark Gray, Executive Chef and owner of The Watch that Ends the Night.
$65.00 per guest
Sponsored by Mer Et Soleil & Grand Pré Winery

Bio- Johanne McInnis

This is Johanne’s second appearance at Devour! The Food Film Fest. She is a freelance spirits writer/panelist who regularly travels and presents master classes in the U.K. and North America. Passionate, enthusiastic and entertaining, Johanne loves to share her stories and knowledge and help others on their own spirits discovery journey. @whiskylassie

Bio- Mark Gray

Mark has been working in the culinary industry since the age of 16. He started at the bottom, washing dishes at Il Mercato in Bedford, N.S. After high school he moved to Canmore, Alta., where he became sous chef at The Drake Inn and worked under Chef Michael Lyon at The Wood Steakhouse & Grill. After returning to his hometown of Halifax in 2009, Mark was briefly co-executive chef at The Hilton Garden Inn before landing work at The Brooklyn Warehouse. In May 2011, he earned his Canadian Red Seal Certification and completed the culinary arts program at the Nova Scotia Community College. A month later he became head chef at Brooklyn, which earned many “best restaurant” accolades. His second endeavour, ACE Burger Co., and Battery Park Beer Bar & Eatery were also honoured. The Nova Scotia Association for Chefs & Cooks named him Culinarian of the Year in 2014 and Chef of the Year in 2015. He won gold in the prestigious Gold Medal Plates regional competition, Halifax, in 2016 and placed fourth in the Canadian Culinary Championships in 2017. Now 30, Mark is chef/owner of the restaurant The Watch that Ends the Night, in Dartmouth, N.S. @mjamesgray

Hot tip: Make sure you catch the screening of Scotch – A Golden Dream just before this session. Tickets here.


Sponsor Mer Et Soleil, Big Erics, Grand Pré Winery

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