ny-wine-and-culinary-center.jpgCanandaigua -- It's an eventful May at the New York Wine & Culinary Center. Check out the delicious happenings!   Rendezvous with Riesling-Friday, May 15, 2009 from 7:00-10:00pm: A center-wide celebration and tasting of New York's signature wine varietal. $55 per person general admission; $95 per person-includes general admission plus a special Finger Lakes Library Rieslings tasting class. Click here to register or call 585-394-7070. Tasting Room: Enjoy a special tasting flight of Rieslings from all over New York throughout May. $8 per five-wine flight, $5 per three-wine flight. Click here to learn more or call 585-394-7070. Taste of New York Restaurant: Delight your palate with our two- or three-course Prix Fixe Riesling Pairing Menu that includes a sample of New York Riesling with each course. Available Friday & Saturday for dinner. $39 for 2-course, $49 for 3-course. Click here to learn more or call 585-394-7070.   May Wine and Culinary Class Highlights Kitchen Quick Takes-The Basics: May 9, 16, or 23 from 2:00-3:30pm. $40 per person. Each recipe will be paired with a glass of NY Riesling. Wine Country Cuisine-Exploring Rieslings from the Finger Lakes: May 14 from 6:00-8:30pm. $70 per person. Create a four-course meal and pair each course with a different style of Riesling. Cooking with Wine: May 23 from 6:00-8:30pm. $70 per person. Learn how to pair wine with food when cooking. Riesling-the World's Best Food Pairing Wine: May 2, 16, or 30 from 3:00-4:00pm or May 25 from 1:00-2:00pm. $20 per person. Sample three varieties with food along with three styles of New York Riesling.Click here to register for the Culinary Classes listed above or call 585-394-7070. Riesling Expert: May 21 from 6:30-9:00pm. $40 per person. Taste award winners, library wines, and learn to pair Riesling with food. Click here to register for the Riesling Expert class or call 585-394-7070. Winemaker Dinner May 14, 7-9:30pm, featuring the wines of Peconic Bay Winery, $125 per person. Click here to learn more or call 585-394-7070. Coming soon...Backyard Barbeque! Thursdays from 5-8pm, under our tent, during July and August. Featuring Live Music and NYS Craft Beer. Contact Stephanie at 585-394-7070, ext. 101 to learn more. New York Wine & Culinary Center 800 South Main Street Canandaigua, NY 14424 585-394-7070 www.nywcc.com