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Unique Winemaking Experiences In South Australia’s Barossa Valley
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Unique Winemaking Experiences In South Australia’s Barossa Valley

Home to over 80 cellar doors and 150 wineries, visitors to South Australia’s Barossa Valley have many chances to sample delicious wine. While each winemaker offers something unique, there are a few vino experiences that are particularly noteworthy. In fact, the following classes and workshops allow you to drink wine […]

Spring Festivals: Tasting Australia To Showcase The Best Of The Country’s Culinary Landscape
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Spring Festivals: Tasting Australia To Showcase The Best Of The Country’s Culinary Landscape

Taking place in Adelaide, South Australia from April 27 to May 4, 2014, Tasting Australia is the largest and most significant food and wine festival of its kind in the South Pacific region, and one of the top festivals in Australia. Showcasing the very best of its culinary landscape—food, wine, […]

Epicurious Adelaide Hills: Skordalia, Chèvre And Cool Climate Wines At Lobethal Road
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Epicurious Adelaide Hills: Skordalia, Chèvre And Cool Climate Wines At Lobethal Road

We pull in under the shade of a tree and park the car. As soon as the ignition turns off the only thing you can hear is the singing of Galahs and Crimson Rosellas. Breathing deeply, I fill my lungs with pure Adelaide Hills air and smile. The sky is […]

From Wine Taster To Winemaker In South Australia
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From Wine Taster To Winemaker In South Australia

While the Barossa Valley is full of cellar doors, artisanal cheese makers and epicurious trails, one worthwhile and interactive experience is making your own blend at Penfolds Winery. When traveling, I tend to enjoy immersive experiences where you learn by doing rather than simply looking. While Penfold’s tasting bar allows […]

In Search Of Australia’s Quintessential Dish
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In Search Of Australia’s Quintessential Dish

Greenvale pork loin, milk braised belly, caramelized apple and ramen. Snapper sashimi with miso crumble and wasabi dressing. Crispy duck with pumpkin daikon salad and five spice caramel. It’s my first night in Australia and I’m reading the menu at Taxi Dining Room in Melbourne. While everything sounds delicious, I’m […]

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10 Epicurious Experiences To Have In South Australia

Image via Qantas For travelers looking for an epicurious getaway, South Australia is home to myriad food and wine experiences. From artisanal farm shops to lush wine regions to soft tangy cheeses and fine chocolates, here is your guide to the tasty side of South Australia. Getting There If you […]

Chocolate & Wine: A Perfect Pairing In South Australia’s Adelaide Hills
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Chocolate & Wine: A Perfect Pairing In South Australia’s Adelaide Hills

“You’ll be able to tantalize your tastebuds,” explains Bethany, our tasting guide. “The fine chocolates and local wines will interact to enhance the tasting experience.” While creamy cheeses and savory meals are often paired with wine, Hahndorf Hill Winery in South Australia’s Adelaide Hills takes an innovative approach by pairing […]

Southern Ocean Lodge: Luxury Meets Sustainability On Kangaroo Island
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Southern Ocean Lodge: Luxury Meets Sustainability On Kangaroo Island

Warm bath crystals infused with Kangaroo Island’s pure Ligurian honey and kiln-dried Australian sea salt. Wild lavender milk bath with pulverized local lavender and essential oils. Hand-collected Bay Of Shoals mineral salts blended with rose otto. I’m currently laying in a claw-footed bathtub, submerged in pure cocoa butter and sweet […]

South Australia Beyond The Barossa: An Epicurious Experience In Adelaide Hills
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South Australia Beyond The Barossa: An Epicurious Experience In Adelaide Hills

“The best piece of wine advice ever given to me was to drink promiscuously,” says Jason Miller of Rich & Lingering, our tour guide for the day. “Try different styles, flavors, grapes.” We’re departing the Hilton Adelaide, which you can book by searching for Adelaide hotels online, for a day […]