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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…

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…

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…

15 of the best coffee spots in the ‘burbs!

By Jess from Dressed in Copper 15 of the best coffee spots in the ‘burbs 1. C.R.E.A.M CREAM, short for Coffee Rules Everything Around Me, is my favourite cafe in the seaside burbs of Brighton. It’s a blink and you’ll miss it joint, dishing out the best in all-day-breakfasts and some of the best fried […] Read more…

Get Around Crack Kitchen

By Jess from Dressed in Copper It’s as addictive as the name suggests. Crack Kitchen will leave you desperate for your next hit- a hit of gingerbread pikelets and locally roasted coffee that is. On Franklin Street, Crack Kitchen is an old bank and has been given a face lift and is now the home […] Read more…

Barristers Block – the BEST!

By Jess from Dressed in Copper The Adelaide Hills is abundant in cellar doors filled with fine wines, cosy interiors and delicious food. Barristers Block is one of them. In Woodside, Barristers Block is the perfect cellar door for those who travel in large groups, are wanting a quaint lunch or even have kids in tow. The […] Read more…

Five O’clock Somewhere

By Jess from Dressed in Copper Find yourself in the Adelaide CBD but dreaming of the vineyards in the Fleurieu Peninsula? Then you need to get yourself to McLaren Vale Winemakers’ newest residence on Gilbert Street, Five O’clock Somewhere. Five Oclock Somewhere is a cellar door, come bottle shop, stocking boutique wines by the passionate […] Read more…

Found: The best platters in SA

By Jess from Dressed in Copper It’s that time again. PPH — perfect platter hunting time. All of the girls here at Adelady LOVE a great platter. I’ve found some incredible eateries that do some super impressive platters. I found some of my faves along the Fleurieu, the East End of Adelaide and at two very […] Read more…

SA-MADE XMAS GIFT IDEAS

By Jess from Dressed in Copper I’m passionate about what’s in my backyard. Not literally (my backyard’s full of weeds and swooping birds), but I am passionate about the Fleurieu Peninsula. This part of SA is just beautiful and still takes my breath away. Another thing that I’m super passionate about is supporting local businesses, so to […] Read more…

A MILLION REASONS TO VISIT HITHER & YON

Image credit : Hither & Yon Local, sustainable, family-orientated and loving. Just a few words that spring to mind when talking about one of my favourite McLaren Vale-based winemakers and boutique cellar doors, Hither & Yon. There are a million reasons to visit, but here are just a handful: You can find this gem tucked away […] Read more…

FOUR WINDS CHOCOLATE — FOR DESSERT LOVERS ONLY

By Jess from Dressed in Copper What goes well with wine? Chocolate! And Willunga happens to have one of the sweetest new dessert bars around. Four Winds Chocolate is a dreamy little shop, with pinstriped awnings and pastel blue walls that smells of brioche and sugary delights. A pipe dream of Wendy Ashwin’s turned reality, […] Read more…

10 OF THE BEST JUICE BARS IN ADELAIDE

By Jess from Dressed in Copper Okay, I know I’m your ‘wine girl’, but sometimes you need a little detox — and juice is the next best thing to wine, right? Adelaide is full of freshly-squeezed, delicious juices that make you feel great! Here are my Top 10 in Adelaide… In no particular order…   1. […] Read more…

ANGOVE FAMILY WINEMAKERS

This weekend it’s the 23rd McLaren Vale BankSA Sea and Vines Festival. Celebrating world-class winemaking and oh so delicious food! There are so many exciting events over the next couple of days. From intimate dinners with winemakers and local chefs, to winery tours and activities for the whole family. Just because you have kids, you don’t […] Read more…