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15 Sensational Reds for Winter

Warm your cockles with 15 of these delicious reds Winter is here which means so is the cooler weather. As much as I love the summer vibes I also love getting rugged up in knitted jumpers, sitting around a fire and dabbling in a sneaky glass of vino. Below are 15 red wines we have… Read more »

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PPH- Perfect Platter Hunting 4, the Autumn Edtion

PPH- Perfect Platter Hunting 4, the Autumn edition It’s been a long time between platter posts- let’s face it, I’ve been too busy eating cheese and not spending enough time writing about it. Now that the vineyards are changing colour and the weather begins to get cooler, its the perfect time to hunt out some… Read more »

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Cellar door exploring in the Adelaide Hills

The Adelaide Hills is one of my favourite wine regions here in South Australia. It offers absolutely everything from quaint cafes, cellar doors with breathtaking views and an award winning cheesery. Last Sunday some friends and I grabbed the knitted jumpers and headed for the hills, hitting some wineries and eating some delicious local produce…. Read more »

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Less Whining, more WINE-ing- Mrs Wigley Grenache Rose

Rosé is one of my all time favourite wines, so there’s no guessing why this baby is any different. Mrs Wigleys Grenache Rosé is well balanced, not super sweet and very easy to drink (i’m talking VERY easy). Perfect for Friday night knock offs, a mixer in a frozé or an addition to a platter-… Read more »

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Farina 00 Pasta and Wine

Fresh pasta made daily. Produce from nonnas garden. Top notch service.   You’ve got yourself Farina 00 Pasta and Wine.   Located on King William Road in Goodwood, in the space that the old Café Luna Rosso once called home. With its new name has come new management, a stunning new interior and some of… Read more »

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Less Whining, more WINE-ing: 6ft6’s Prosecco

Engagement celebrations are approaching which means bringing out the bubbles. I love a good glass of bubbly as well as the next person, especially this Prosecco from 6ft6 wines. Made by Austins & Co in Victoria, this wine label is reaching new heights- partnering up with VAMFF this year and bringing out some fresh new… Read more »

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Harry’s Deli at Wirra Wirra

Strong coffee. Impressive platters. Equally as impressive wine. Sounds like you’ve found Harrys Deli. It’s my new go to in Mclaren Vale. Nested away next to the Wirra Wirra Cellar Door, Harry’s Deli is a cafe, delicatessen and long lunch space rolled into one. The interior is a firm favourite- plenty of timber, exposed brick,… Read more »

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Fridays After Five 2016

Love a relaxed market, live music, street food and shopping local? Well you’ll find that there’s a market in the south of Adelaide that caters for all that and more every Friday night. Fridays After Five in Aldinga. Fridays After Five is a market hidden away between the Homegrain Bakery and Maxwells Grocery at Aldinga,… Read more »

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Doc Adams Wines

Looking for a family friendly cellar door? One with massive lawns and games to keep the kids happy, but still has great wines and platters to keep the bigger kids happy? Then you need to get to Mclaren Vales newest addition- Doc Adams Wines. Nestled between the vineyards in the Vale, Doc Adams Wines is… Read more »

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Penny’s Hill Cellar Door and Kitchen Door Restaurant

If you’ve heard about the McLaren Vale Wine Region, there’s a strong possibility that you would have heard of Penny’s Hill. If not, brace yourself. This place is food and wine heaven. Penny’s Hill Cellar Door and Kitchen Door Restaurant is located just out of the township of McLaren Vale, nestled between by lush vineyards… Read more »

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Less Whining, more WINE-ing- Hither & Yon’s ‘Rosato’

Wednesdays. Also known as ‘Hump day’. Get your mind out of the gutter some of you- I’m talking about middle of the week. Come Wednesday I am usually exhausted and feeling rather whiney (especially today). So I figured why not make Wednesday W I N E day instead of my usual whiney-day. Every Wednesday I’m… Read more »

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Hastwell and Lightfoot Cellar Door

Spontaneous days off with best friends call for two things. Wine and good food. And the perfect location to visit with said friend? Hastwell and Lightfoot Wines, of course! On the corner of Foggo Road in Mclaren Vale, Hastwell and Lightfoots cellar door is vibrant, comfortable and delicious. Pops of yellow greet you at the… Read more »