FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
March 31, 2016
Ontario’s Lake Country, ON: Enjoy the delicious tastes of Spring during Tap into Maple Flavours of Ontario’s Lake Country from Friday, April 1st to Sunday, April 17th. This spring edition of Flavours includes both lunch and dinner options, and is one of several events participating in the Tap Into Maple route. The patrons are excited for this sought after event and are looking forward to seeing what type of menus the Chefs have created for this event.
Flavours provides an opportunity for local residents and visitors to get out and visit various restaurants around the region. It is an opportunity to try something new or to treat yourselves to some of the finest restaurants in Ontario’s Lake Country. Each restaurant is required to have at least one item on their menu that features local maple syrup. This provides an opportunity for patrons to experience a diversity of culinary delights from the participating restaurants and see the creative ways they have included the quintessential flavour of Maple Syrup into their feature item. Visit our website www.FlavoursofLakeCountry.com to view the menus the chefs have created including new alluring and delicious 3 course meals to tempt your taste buds. We work with the restaurants and encourage them to contact the local maple producers to promote and support local businesses.
Flavours is a sought after event that brings people out during a usually slower season. Call the restaurant of your choice to book your reservation in advance, many of the restaurants book up quickly for this event. The new lunch option provides menus with 2-3 courses for $10-$15, while the dinners include 3 courses for $20-$30. Please note the price does not include alcohol, taxes or gratuities. Our website has a preview of the two & three-course mouth-watering fixed price lunch and dinner menus.
A variety of Ontario’s Lake Country’s independent restaurants will be participating including: Brewery Bay – Orillia; Echo’s Dining Lounge at Bayview Wildwood – Port Stanton; Era 67 Restaurant – Orillia; Grape & Olive Wine & Martini Bar at Best Western Plus Mariposa Inn – Orillia; Lakeview Restaurant at Knights Inn Harbour Resort – Brechin; Mariposa Market – Orillia; R Cottage – Washago; Rawley Resort Restaurant – Port Severn; St. Germain’s at Casino Rama Resort – Rama; Settlers’ Ghost – Horseshoe Valley; White Lions Tea House – Orillia.
Maple Flavours of Ontario’s Lake Country is an event along the Tap into Maple Route. If you haven’t already done so pick up your passport and experience all things MAPLE on the sweetest route in Ontario’s Lake Country and Springwater. There are fantastic stay & play packages available, along with 24 Maple stops offering hands on experiences, delicious food and beverages as well the history of the production of this well-known Canadian taste. You can visit our website for more information at www.TapIntoMaple.com. If you complete at least three stops along the route you can enter to win some fantastic maple prize packages including an overnight stay at Bayview Wildwood or dinner for two at the Grape & Olive and delicious maple products and new this year a kids prize package. Check it out on the PRIZE page.
Sponsors of the Tap into Maple Flavours of Ontario’s Lake Country event are: The Dock104.1; KICX 106; Sunshine 89.1; Classical 102.9, Zoomer Radio am 740, Orillia Packet & Times & Casino Rama Resort.
Flavours of Ontario’s Lake Country gives patrons the opportunity to experience the many different and delectable flavours of foods that the local chefs can create. The chefs look forward to the challenge of creating the alluring menus and the bustle of their restaurants during this shoulder season and normally quiet time. For more information about this event including contact information for participating restaurants and to view the sample menus, visit our website at www.FlavoursOfLakeCountry.com
Make sure to call ahead to the restaurants directly for reservations. For more information on Ontario’s Lake Country visit www.OntariosLakeCountry.com
Ontario’s Lake Country is the Destination Marketing Organization for the municipalities of Orillia, Oro-Medonte, Rama, Ramara and Severn. We are Orillia & area’s four season playground. Located in the heart of Central Ontario, the area is filled with nature’s best – beautiful, sparkling lakes and rivers, spectacular forests and rolling hills, and an expansive trail system. Ontario’s Lake Country offers major Ontario resorts with premier four-season recreation and getaway experiences. A world class casino, hotel and entertainment complex are just around the corner from a charming city where visitors can discover fascinating shops, enjoy showcase theatre, superb dining, and historical sites. Ontario’s Lake Country is funded by Casino Rama and the following municipal funding partners; the City of Orillia, Oro-Medonte Township, Rama First Nation, Ramara Township and Severn Township.
Media Contact: Jennifer Whitley
Ontario’s Lake Country