Seppeltsfield – Santos Festival of Cycling

To celebrate the Santos Festival of Cycling, we went on a trip to Seppeltsfield Winery for some drinks and nibbles to go with the racing. At quarter past twelve, we watched the men on their bikes take off from out the front of Octeine Coffee and make their way along the track of their first…

Bremerton Wines – New Tasting Room

The award-winning and family-owned Bremerton Wines, in the Langhorne Creek wine region, has officially opened their new tasting room that sits alongside their historic 1866 barn. The $1 million investment into Bremerton Wines, established by the Willson family over 35 years ago – was built and partially designed by another local family-owned Adelaide company Kennett…

Z Wine – Australia’s Best Shiraz

This outstanding announcement of ‘BEST OF SHOW SHIRAZ’ and ‘BEST SOUTH AUSTRALIAN WINE’ comes from the 26th edition of this prestigious and highly regarded wine award, which attracted over 430 entries from 70 regions from Australia through an extensive and diverse range of premium quality Shiraz. The 2020 awards were judged by the acclaimed panel…

Adelaide Wine Markets – Grenache Fest 2020

Vin. Vino. Wine. Grape Juice. Blood of Christ. That Stuff that Stains. The 14th of November rolled around, the tables were set, the fairy lights lit and the Adelaide Wine Markets – Grenache Fest were open. Our table of five was treated to two delectable cheese boxes, some sweetly stamped italian crystal glassware and our…

Alkina Wine Estates

Alkina, a new Barossa winery, launches its unique range of wines and celebrates the opening of its Tasting Room. Alkina Managing Director, Amelia Nolan said: “We hope Alkina will become synonymous with the notion that terroir is pivotal to winemaking”. The winery has taken the approach of scientifically mapping out the geology of its estate…

Z Wine

On Tuesday Adelaide Food Central made a trip up to the Barossa to meet Janelle and her awesome team at Z Wines, a cellar door producing regional food and wine. After the hour drive we were more than ready for some Barossa Valley delicacies and of course some wine. Greeted with smiles from the happy…

Sammy’s On The Marina – Pikes Wines Dinner

What interesting times we live in at the moment. With social distancing becoming the new norm, the hospitality industry has to soldier on. Over six months since the last wine dinner, Sammy’s On The Marina have teamed up with Pikes Wines to give guests a sumptious five course degustation. We started the night with Ginger…

Longview Vineyard – 20th Vintage and New Branding

Celebrating its 20th vintage in 2020, Longview has once again made bold steps with new branding, winemaking, and a developed philosophy to coincide with this important milestone. They are now ready and eager to release it to the world. In 2009, Longview took its relatively conservative branding and elevated it with game-changing, visually arresting labels…

The General Wine Bar & Kitchen – Dine Around the World Experience

There were many reasons to celebrate today! Most importantly, the most amazing woman and celebrity cook, Helen Mouneimne, from The Greek Vegetarian, joined the team at The General Wine Bar and Kitchen. This is also the home of Zonte’s Footstep. Guests were treated to a private tasting of Zonte’s Footstep wines with winemaker Brad Rey…

Hugh Hamilton Wines – Barrel to Bottle

There is quite a lot that goes into wine making. With so many wineries producing so many wines it easy to believe that it’s an easy process. For those who have passion and put all their heart into their craft every little detail of the wine making process is delicate and deliberate. Since colonisation the…