New York Wine & Culinary Center

800 South Main St.
Canandaigua, NY 14424
Phone: (585) 394-7070
Email: info@nywcc.com
Details
Amenities
Meeting Facilities
Events

Sample New York all in one place! Enjoy lunch or dinner in the casual dining atmosphere at the Upstairs Bistro; try a flight of NYS wine, beer, cider or spirits in the tasting room; learn to make a new culinary masterpiece in the hands-on kitchen; discover a unique gift in our gift boutique; or watch a cooking demonstration in the educational theater. There's so much to see and do at the New York Wine and Culinary Center, and it all features products from New York State!

General Amenities
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Facility Info
Meeting Rooms
  • Exhibits Space
  • Description Hands-on Kitchen can accommodate 24 guests.
  • Largest Room 1600
  • Total Sq. Ft. 4980
  • Reception Capacity 230
  • Banquet Capacity 150
  • Number of Rooms 5
  • Classroom Capacity 50
Sands Gallery
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 1600
  • Width: 40
  • Length: 40
  • Banquet Capacity: 80
  • Reception Capacity: 150
Educational Theatre
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 900
  • Width: 30
  • Length: 30
  • Classroom Capacity: 50
Private Dining Room
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 480
  • Width: 16
  • Length: 30
  • Classroom Capacity: 20
  • Banquet Capacity: 20
Garden Tent (Seasonal)
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 2000
  • Width: 40
  • Length: 50
  • Classroom Capacity: 50
  • Banquet Capacity: 50
  • Reception Capacity: 80
Hands On Kitchen
  • Classroom Capacity: 26
Aug 18, 2017

Wine and pasta are the perfect pair. Pasta textures, fillings, and sauces will significantly impact which wine pairs best - discover how in this exciting and delicious class! Join us and watch our... more

Aug 19, 2017

The ingredients for making homemade pasta are very basic–eggs and flour, yet very few of us take the time to mix and roll pasta dough. In this class, our chef instructor will take the mystery... more

Aug 20, 2017

The only thing better on a hot summer day than sweet, smoky, tangy barbeque, is barbeque paired with the perfect wine. If you agree, join us for a fun and delicious class which explores these flavors!... more

Aug 20, 2017

You can't afford to miss this full participation class on knife skills. Become the proud owner of a brand-new Mercer 8” French Chef’s knife when you sign up for this Hands-On experience! You will... more

Aug 23, 2017

Everyone has their favorite pizzeria. The crust. The sauce. The wings. We all have our reasons. Experience an immersive education as The Center's Instructor reveals the secrets behind your favorite... more

Aug 25, 2017

Explore the flavors of summer as you taste seasonal, local foods paired with their perfect match — New York wines! In this class, you will taste a lunch-sized portion of three foods that emphasize... more

Aug 27, 2017

Our Culinary Instructor will walk you through the dough making process that creates the flavor foundation for good pizza, while our Beverage Educator guides you through tasting a flight of NYS beers.... more

Aug 27, 2017

Summer is the perfect time to for salad to take the spotlight as the main event! As we move through the summer season, come join us in the kitchen to make salads featuring all the delicious, local... more

Aug 27, 2017

Join us at The Center for a great family meal! Come create a perfect Sunday dining experience under the professional guidance of our Chef Instructor. Learn strong culinary fundamentals as you slice,... more

Aug 28, 2017

The New York Wine Course, based on curriculum created by the New York Wine & Grape Foundation, is appropriate for any tasting room, sales, or marketing employee. It exposes participants to the... more

Aug 28, 2017

Throughout the warmer months, outdoor grills become a well-used appliance at our homes. We love the taste of smoky, grilled foods! Learn how to make delicious meals with various methods of grilling... more

Aug 30, 2017

Come grow with us at our fourth annual Garden Party Event! Each year since its inception, NYWCC has hosted Culinary Camps for Kids in support of its mission to educate, engage, and excite its visitors... more

Sep 2, 2017

Our Culinary Instructor will walk you through the pretzel making process that creates the flavor foundation for good pretzels, while our Beverage Educator guides you through tasting a flight of NYS... more

Sep 2, 2017

The Canandaigua Farmer’s Market is an association of approximately 30 farmers and food producers who live in the surrounding Canandaigua area. The agricultural vendors produce a variety of quality... more

Sep 2, 2017

Watch as a NYWCC Chef creates a delicious recipe from seasonal NYS ingredients. You will be served a lunch-sized portion of the creation and explore how it pairs with one NYS wine and one NYS craft... more

Sep 3, 2017

Join us at The Center for a great family meal! Come create a perfect Sunday dining experience under the professional guidance of our Chef Instructor. Learn strong culinary fundamentals as you slice,... more

Sep 3, 2017

Many menu items at restaurants involve powerful gas burners, sauté pans, and great ingredients. Sautéing is a basic technique that is used repeatedly in restaurant kitchens and is easy to do at home.... more

Sep 3, 2017

Upstate New York has a food scene all its own. From World renowned Buffalo Wings to Spiedies, New York has all of the bases covered. Join the Center's Chef Instructor as you prepare one selection of... more

Sep 3, 2017

The only thing better on a hot summer day than sweet, smoky, tangy barbeque, is barbeque paired with the perfect wine. If you agree, join us for a fun and delicious class which explores these flavors!... more

Sep 3, 2017

Explore the famous wine regions of the world in a class like no other. We will dive into these classic wine regions as we enjoy their food and wine. Each class will discover a different wine region of... more

Sep 7, 2017

Versatile, flavorful, healthy, and fast-cooking; seafood is the perfect centerpiece of any meal. It’s also deceptively simple to prepare, making it an ideal ingredient for cooks at all levels of... more

Sep 8, 2017

This class is a great way to celebrate the end of summer! Our experienced NYWCC instructor will guide you through three cocktail mixology methods, and then you'll have the opportunity to sip and savor... more

Sep 8, 2017

These classes are designed to be fun, relaxing, and an escape from the daily grind. They are a great way to learn basic cooking techniques while enjoying your family and friends in our Hands-On... more

Sep 9, 2017

These classes are designed to be fun, relaxing, and an escape from the daily grind. They are a great way to learn basic cooking techniques while enjoying your family and friends in our Hands-On... more

Sep 9, 2017

The Canandaigua Farmer’s Market is an association of approximately 30 farmers and food producers who live in the surrounding Canandaigua area. The agricultural vendors produce a variety of quality... more

Sep 9, 2017

Homemade soups are great for dinner with a light salad or sandwich. They can also be done ahead of time to be ready for those weeknight dinners on the run. In this class, you’ll sample a hearty... more

Sep 9, 2017

Watch as a NYWCC Chef creates a delicious recipe from seasonal NYS ingredients. You will be served a lunch-sized portion of the creation and explore how it pairs with two different NYS wines. Wine... more

Sep 9, 2017

Get ready for your fall parties with this wine & hors d’oeuvres class! Taste your way through three different wines sampled with hors d’oeuvres. This instructor-led tasting will prepare you for... more

Sep 10, 2017

You can't afford to miss this full participation class on knife skills. Become the proud owner of a brand-new Mercer 8” French Chef’s knife when you sign up for this Hands-On experience! You will... more

Sep 13, 2017

Join us in our Garden Tent as we celebrate Riesling Month! We're partnering with the Finger Lakes Wine Alliance to bring you an array of delectable rieslings from the Finger Lakes. On this evening,... more

Sep 14, 2017

A culinary & beverage experience like never before. This will be an intimate group that will be led through the food & wine pairing with a beverage instructor, while a Chef instructor is... more

Oct 4, 2017

As we continue into Fall, we wrap up our popular Garden Mixers with Celebrate NYS Cider! Join us in our Garden Tent to celebrate the beautiful autumn season in New York State that provides for our... more