Archive of ‘WINE’ category

A foodie’s guide to the Willunga Farmers Market

By Jess from Dressed in Copper Looking for the freshest Fleurieu produce, good coffee, a buzzing atmosphere and cute dogs galore? Then you need to visit the Willunga Farmers Market. Only a 40 minute drive from Adelaide, the Willunga Farmers Market is held every Saturday – rain, hail or shine, and stocks the best produce going around. […] Read more…

20 things to see & do on the Fleurieu Peninsula

By Jess from Dressed in Copper It’s one of my favourite regions in South Australia. I may be a tad biased because its where I call home, but to be honest, I wouldn’t want to live anywhere else. The Fleurieu boasts stunning coastlines, incredible food producers, plenty of activities for families and wine-wine-wine! Below is 20 […] Read more…

32 last minute places in Adelaide to take Mum this Mother’s Day

By the Adelady Team Does anyone else feel like they threw out the post-Valentine’s Day roses, blinked a couple of times, and then WHAM BAM THANK YOU M’AM, found themselves in the middle of May with Mother’s Day only 4 sleeps away? Same. So, if you’re scrambling for some last minute Mother’s Day inspo then […] Read more…

5 of the best wineries in McLaren Vale (in our eyes)

By Kim Lamb Original post on Eat Play Love Travel Today is my 30th birthday. Huzzah! As you do, I’m currently in the midst of celebrating this milestone by throwing a three-week-long 30th birthday festival, which includes multiple events, and lots of eating and drinking. Anyone who knows me knows my 30th birthday festival wouldn’t be complete without a winery […] Read more…

Steal our Riverland Itinerary

By Millie Looker Ahh the Riverland — there’s a reason why it’s one of the most popular holiday destinations in SA, and that’s because it’s got it all! Adventure, extreme sports, incredible views and a great vibe. Another thing that it has? Wine. And we mean like, a LOT of wine. So much wine in […] Read more…

BEST Greek food EVER at Eleni’s at Mallee Estate

By Millie Looker I’m about to make a VERY big call. Have you heard of Mallee Estate — you know, the beautiful cellar door and vineyard just outside of Renmark? They’ve recently opened their new restaurant, Eleni’s, and… here it goes… It is the best Greek food I’ve ever eaten in South Australia. BOOM. Now, […] Read more…

ALL THE BEST REASONS TO VISIT SIDEWOOD AT MAXIMILIANS

By Millie Looker The Adelaide Hills has 57363957* wineries to choose from, so it’s super important for a cellar door to have a point of difference. Well, Sidewood at Maximilians has so many points of difference we’ve dedicated a whole article to them! Everyone in Adelaide seems to have a memory from this gorgeous estate, […] Read more…

Adelady Fleurieu Peninsula Itinerary

By Millie Looker Fleurieu is fun to say, and even more fun to explore! This incredibly beautiful part of our state is jam-packed full of history, family, food, wine, ocean views, and soooo much more! Since the Fleurieu Peninsula is half vineyard views and half seaside vibes there’s plenty to choose from. We started our […] Read more…

Where to find the best wine in South Australia’s Riverland

By Millie Looker When you think of the Riverland, there are few obvious things that come to mind — face planting while learning to waterski, cruising in a houseboat and going into full fangirl mode when the Murray Princess comes past, taking 14,687 pics of the sunrise bouncing off of the orange cliffs, wild long […] Read more…

Inside the new d’Arenberg Cube + lunch at Mitolo Wines

By Kim Lamb Original post on Eat Play Love Travel d’Arenberg Cube WHERE :: 58 Osborn Road, McLaren Vale, South Australia CONTACT :: (08) 8329 4888 WEBSITE :: darenberg.com.au Image Credit :: d’Arenberg Described as Willy Wonka’s Wine Factory, it’s no surprise I was chomping at the bit to check out the new d’Arenberg Cube while in Adelaide […] Read more…

Pizzateca: One of the best dining experiences in Adelaide

By Jess from Dressed in Copper :: 319 Chalk Hill Road, McLaren Vale :: FACEBOOK :: INSTAGRAM Good vibes, really-really good Italian fare and Limoncello shots on departure. Say ciao to Pizzateca! Tucked away on Chalk Hill Road, Pizzateca is an Italian food lovers HEAVEN. It’s surrounded by vineyards and plenty of lawn area for a football and for the little ones […] Read more…

Aperol Hour at Bistro Blackwood

By Jess from Dressed in Copper :: 285 Rundle Street, Adelaide. :: FACEBOOK :: INSTAGRAM If you’re looking for somewhere for Friday night knock offs, or just want to get the night started a little bit earlier then you need to get acquainted with Bistro Blackwood. Their new digs on Rundle Street are the place to be on […] Read more…

DECADENT DINING: AU PEAR

By Jess from Dressed in Copper Au Pear :: 192 Main Road, Willunga ::  [email protected] :: WEBSITE Fine dining, incredible food and an all round amazing dining experience. I’m talking about Au Pear. Birthday celebrations were the perfect excuse to visit this gorgeous restaurant in Willunga. Au Pear is surrounded by pear trees, lush gardens and rows of vines. […] Read more…

Fruchoc Rocky Road

By Jess from Dressed in Copper If you’re a sucker for this SA choccy icon then you are going to LOVE this rocky road. Full of Fruchocs, lollies, nuts and marshmallows, it’s a chunky and sweet delight. This recipe can also be easily modified – just take out what you don’t like and add something else. […] Read more…

5 SA Cellar Doors You MUST Visit This Spring

Guest Blog by Reyes What’s not to love about springtime; the evenings become longer, the mornings lighter, the sun begins to warm your bones and the promise of summer lingers in the air. Spring brings with it a transition phase; blooms of vibrant colour bursting into life, while people, pets and wildlife shake off the remnants […] Read more…

10 reasons to immerse yourself in the heart of Hahndorf

By Em Worthington Eat and drink. Stay and play. No matter the mood or what the weather, that sounds like our idea of absolute heaven! Just 20 minutes up the freeway in whimsical and ever-changing Hahndorf, the experiential destination of Hahndorf Accommodation Group and The Haus Restaurant has something to suit every taste. If you’re after world-class food that […] Read more…

BAROSSA GOURMET WEEKEND: Everything you need to know

By Miss Barossa Barossa Gourmet Weekend Did some say ‘festival of eating and drinking’? Barossa Gourmet Weekend kicks off this weekend and with over 44 events to choose from there’s definitely something for everyone … the hardest part is trying to work out which events to attend. This year there’s a big focus on celebrating […] Read more…

Brighton cafe alert: The Seller Door

By Jess from Dressed in Copper The Seller Door  :: 73 Jetty Rd, Brighton :: 0430 292 845 :: WEBSITE Beetroot hot chocolates, raw treats and the best in South Australian produce. Say hello to The Seller Door. On busy Jetty Road at Brighton, The Seller Door is a hub for all things local produce, healthy (and a little bit naughty), platters […] Read more…

Hop-on Hop-Off Wine Tours with Trailhopper

By Jess from Dressed in Copper To our dearest wine-loving Adeladies, let me tell you about something I think you’ll love… Trailhopper Hop-On Hop-Off Wine Tours! Operating in the Adelaide Hills, Barossa Valley and McLaren Vale, Trailhopper is a cost effective and easy way to cellar-door-hop around your favourite wine regions for a fraction of the price […] Read more…

Holidaying in Adelaide – everything you MUST do while you’re here!

By Kim Lamb Original post on Eat Play Love Travel Regular Adelady lovers will know that I grew up in Adelaide but now live on the Eastern seaboard. (Yes, I’m one of those people – Adeladies, please don’t peg me with tomatoes). When my fellow New South Welshians find out that I’m from Adelaide, I’m […] Read more…

Mr Goodbar – The coolest place you never knew existed

Looking for an inner-city bar for your next function? Let us introduce you to Mr Goodbar, one of Adelaide’s best kept secrets! Whether it’s a birthday, engagement party, corporate or social gathering, Mr. Goodbar is multi-functional and super cute. This hidden gem tucked away just off Rundle Street exudes coolness. With its 1950s soul-inspired interior […] Read more…

SA weekend getaway accommodation ideas

 By Hayley Pearson We’ve spent the last eight months travelling around our beautiful state, bed-hopping (in a non-sexual kind of way), to find some of our fave SA weekend accommodation picks. Here’s what we found: RENMARK :: 6 Star, The Frames Luxury Accommodation Website :: luxuryaccommodationsouthaustralia.com.au Our review :: 10-reasons-to-visit-the-frames-luxury-accommodation Or Wilkedene Woolshed Brewery Houseboats Website :: aboverenmark.com.au/micro_brewery CLARE […] Read more…

WIN DRINKS AND A CHEESE PLATTER AT MR GOODBAR!

WIN drinks and a cheese platter for you & 3 friends at @MrGoodbar on Union Street – valued at $200! To enter on Instagram, TAG your bestie and FOLLOW @MrGoodbarADL and @_Adelady to be in the running! You can also enter via our Facebook, by letting us know who should share this amazing prize with and you should head over and show @MrGoodbarAdelaide some love. […] Read more…

Where are SA’s best platters?

By Jess from Dressed in Copper 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 change colour and the weather begins to get cooler, it’s the perfect time to hunt out some fabulous cellar doors […] Read more…

Hairstyles for the racing season!

Guest Blog By Leah Brunoli – CEO/Managing Director/Bridal Coordinator of Adelaide-based hair and beauty empire Fresh Hair & Body. The Best Hair & Makeup Looks for Racing Season Image credit:  http://www.facebook.com/meaghancoles.nowandthenphotography — at Morphettville Racecourse. Autumn racing is well and truly creeping up on us, with Adelaide Cup been and gone in early March (we like […] Read more…

10 reasons to visit Langhorne Creek

By Hayley Pearson  Just 50 minutes up the Freeway in Viv the Volvo and you’ll find yourself in stunning wine country —  Langhorne Creek. Look around and you could be anywhere in the world, but you’re not, you’re just around the corner. If you’ve never been, why the hell not? It’s awesome!  So, whack on […] Read more…

The cutest BNB in Langhorne Creek

By Hayley Pearson As cute as a bug’s ear, this Bed and Breakfast cottage is located in the heart of one of Australia’s best kept secrets, Langhorne Creek! Lake Breeze‘s “Creek Cottage”, has two very homely and spacious living and sitting areas plus a kitchen with everything you need, including a delicious breakfast! With two […] Read more…

Self-Saucing Chocolate Pomegranate Tortino Recipe

By Head Chef of Chapel Hill Wines, Chris Imgraben Self-Saucing Chocolate Pomegranate Tortino Recipe Ingredients (Serves 10)  300g Dark Couverture Chocolate 150g Plain Flour 300g Butter 150g Sugar 8 Eggs 50g Vincotto   Method Preheat the oven to 165°C. Lightly grease with butter individual ramekin dishes, 8cm in diameter. Melt the butter and chocolate in […] Read more…

The Ultimate Barossa Vintage Festival Guide

By Miss Barossa Image credit: barossa.com The Ultimate Barossa Vintage Festival Guide Now that Easter is done and dusted, and you don’t ever want to see another Easter egg again, it’s time to turn your attention to the beautiful Barossa. There’s no better time than to head to the Barossa as the Barossa Vintage Festival kicks off […] Read more…

WHAT’S ON IN ADELAIDE THIS APRIL

By Laura Bakhtiarian :: @Picesofme___ Image credit: barossavintagefestival.com.au/ 1. EVENT :: The Great Wine Voyage WHEN :: April 30th WHERE :: Adelaide East and West End COST :: $65 WEBSITE :: http://www.tastingaustralia.com.au   2. EVENT :: Santana live in Botanic Park WHEN :: Sunday 9 April 2017 WHERE :: Botanic Park, Plane Tree Drive, Adelaide COST :: from $105.15 WEBSITE :: http://www.santanalive.com/HOME.html   3. EVENT […] Read more…

Where to buy Adelady Sparkling!

We’ve teamed up with the beautiful Bent Creek Vineyards in McLaren Vale to make the most delicious South Australian Sparkling Pinot Noir. “A vibrant blush pink with a fine persistent bead, accompanied by aromas of Strawberry, Cranberry and subtle floral tones. The palate presents crisp and bright with strawberry / cranberry fruit with a nice […] Read more…

Drink Driving: Don’t get caught this Mad March

By Naomi Hill :: Websters Lawyers Mad March is a brilliant time in Adelaide. There’s something for everyone: The Adelaide Fringe, the Adelaide Festival, WOMADelaide, the Clipsal 500, Writers Week, the Adelaide Cup. There are food trucks and makeshift bars all over and every year without fail, there’s a party atmosphere. It’s the perfect opportunity to relax […] Read more…

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