Adelaide Wine Markets – September 2020

It’s been a strange year, that’s for sure. Some aspects of life took a bit of a dive (cuts in the bank account, dry hands and way way less eating out) whilst others soared (heaps more time spent home cuddling the cat, perfecting banana bread). Whilst we missed the May edition of the Adelaide Wine…

Adelaide Beer & BBQ Fest – HomeBrewed

The team behind Beer & BBQ Festival will return to Adelaide this year for a summer version of their much-loved festival, titled BBF HomeBrewed. The event will offer a jam-packed line up of predominantly South Australian talent (plus a few interstate buddies), with local brewers, BBQ legends and musicians coming together to provide three huge…

Tasting Australia 2021 – Darren Robertson – Food Curator

Byron Bay based culinary icon, Darren Robertson has been appointed as Tasting Australia presented by RAA Travel Food Curator for the 2021 festival. Darren’s passion for farm-to-table cooking and his use of sustainable, ethically farmed produce are philosophies which align perfectly with the Tasting Australia ethos says Festival Director Simon Bryant. “Darren is the ideal…

OTRGive – The Show Must Go On

Things are very different today then they were 12 months ago. So, with all the things we are missing due to the current climate it is good to see even a hint of normalcy. Looking to give us at least a little of the times before COVID is OTRGive. This is an app-based program within…

Sammy’s On The Marina – Kersbrook Hill Winery Dinner

The world is going through an interesting time at the moment, and what better distraction than to go to a wine dinner. Tonight, Sammy’s On The Marina, on the Marina Pier, have teamed up with Kersbrook Hill Winery to give guests a sumptious six course degustation. We started the night with King Prawns Cocktail with…

Tower Hotel – Wish You Were Beer

With all the panic surrounding the current pandemic we are living in it’s easy to let stress and anxiety consume you but don’t forget that beer is still here to comfort you in these sleepless nights. Just getting through the door before all the other events got locked down was Wish You Were Beer at…

Adelaide Fringe 2020 – Dystopia

Presented CircAxe, Dystopia tells the tale of a war torn, post-apocalyptic Earth which has been seized by a dark warlord and is inhabited by otherworldly creatures and halflings. Dystopia seeks to offer up a dark, fantastical production which features a blistering, highly technical yet soulful style of virtuoso guitar playing, complimented by a diverse cast…

Adelaide Fringe 2020 – Aidan Jones – Taco

Aidan Jones is what I would call a larrikin comedian. His comedy is crass, in your face, and unapologetic. This style of comedy can fall flat if not in the right hands. Fortunately for Aidan Jones, known as Taco by his friends, he is holding a full house. Aidan is honest and authentic, his mother…

EPICURE + South Australian Museum

The South Australian Museum has recently undergone a re-branding. With a new logo, new exhibits and new vibe, the SA Museum looks to be a difference maker in the new decade. As well as being the well of knowledge it’s always been it also looking to update it’s appearance in both what in offers visitors…

Barossa, Our Story – Event Wrap-Up

In a truly spectacular event, well known Chefs from the Barossa joined forces with wineries and distillers to present the ultimate dining experience, Barossa, Our Story. Driven by a small army, the dinner showcased the diversity, talent and generosity of the Barossa culinary scene. The night started off with guests mingling around the bars and…