IQ's Cafe & Billiards
3rd Floor, UMSU University Centre
65 Chancellors Circle
Winnipeg, MB R3T 2N2
Join us at the Fort Garry campus for the first ever The Bison Ball, an epic evening for UM alumni & friends 35 and under. This event will be packed with local craft beer stations, food & wine pairings, DJ Blitz spinning 2000s music and amazing prizes including a chance to win a pair of Westjet tickets!
Admission is only $20 and includes five food & drink pairings PLUS five prize draw tickets.
FOOD AND DRINK PAIRINGS
Hand Crafted Cocktail – Ian Moran of “Pour Decisions” & The Hub vs Chef Ludwick of The Hub
Smoked old fashioned featuring award winning “Lot 40” Canadian Whisky paired with caramelized, 5 spice pork belly with a thyme, apricot & walnut jam, served on a wonton crisp.
Craft Beer #1 – Megan Carlson vs Chef Ludwick of The Hub
Two Wolves “Great Plains Brown Ale” paired with Mac n’ Beer n’ Cheese Ball (think arrancini!)
Craft Beer #2 – Tim Hudek (UofM Alum) vs Chef Ludwick of The Hub
One Great City “Mad Scientist Eye P.A.” paired with beef sliders with chipotle aioli
Wine #1 REDs – Andre Trudel of Corby Wine & Spirits
Jacob’s Creek Double Barrel Shiraz & Campo Veijo Temperanillo paired with extra old Bothwell cheddar cheese, bittersweet dark chocolate and gooseberry sample board
Wine #2 WHITEs – Andre Trudel of Corby Wine & Spirits
Jacob’s Creek dots pinot grigio and Stoneleigh sauvignon blanc paired with soft French brie cheese, strawberry and white chocolate sample board
Dessert – Dominic Payne of Molson Coors Canada (UofM Alum) vs Chef Ludwick of The Hub
Murphy’s Irish Stout paired with stout infused brownie bites with salted caramel pretzel
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