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Warm up at the Adelaide Hills' Winter Reds Weekend

Warm up in the Adelaide Hills with Winter Reds: a weekend-long celebration of South Australia’s best cool-climate wines and sumptuous food, 28-30 July

Beat the chill in the lush, leafy Adelaide Hills with Winter Reds – a weekend of incredible South Australian wine and sumptuous food at over 30 Adelaide Hills wineries and venues, hosting over 50 events.

Events range from lavish lunches and exclusive dinners to relaxed Sunday sessions with rustic food, alluring wine, live entertainment and warming fires. If you’re bringing the kids, you’ll find plenty of family-friendly venues too.

Shrug off your jacket, shake your scarf free and fire-up your appetite at some of the fantastic Winter Reds events below.

Tempted? Download the full program and find out more about the Adelaide Hills Winter Reds Weekend. 

Unico Zelo at Glen Ewin Estate – The Feast of Valhalla

What: Glen Ewin Estate will transform into Viking territory for the Feast of Valhalla. Table manners are discouraged; dig into a spit roast of epic proportions with all the trimmings, slosh delicious paired reds and indulge in a plethora of local cheeses.

Where: 43 Lower Hermitage Road, Houghton
When: Saturday 7:30pm - 11:30pm

How much: Tickets are $150pp

Unico Zelo, Adelaide Hills

Unico Zelo, Adelaide Hills.

The Lane – 50 Shaves of Truffle Long Table Degustation

What: Tempt yourself with The Lane’s 50 Shaves of Truffle – an exclusive five-course degustation exploring all things truffle paired with sumptuous produce from around the Adelaide Hills. No blindfolds required. During the weekend’s non-truffle times, The Lane will be home to chilled out tunes, a chalet bar and delicious mulled wine.
Where: 5 Ravenswood Lane, Hahndorf
When: Friday 7pm - 11.30pm
How much: Tickets are $200pp

The Lane Vineyard, Adelaide Hills

The Lane Vineyard, Adelaide Hills.

Winter Reds Degustation Dinner at Maximilian’s
What: Last year Sidewood beat the French. This year they're taking on The World! Join Sidewood's head winemaker, Darryl Catlin for a five course dinner designed by Maximilians' head chef Jamie Laing, matched with Sidewood Wines and secret international equivalents.

Where: 15 Onkaparinga Valley Rd, Verdun
When: Saturday, 7pm 
How much: $150 non members, $140 Wine Club members.

Golf at Sidewood Estate, Adelaide Hills

Golf at Maximillian's Sidewood Estate.

Deviation Road Long Table Lunch
What: Sit back, relax and take-in Deviation Road Winery’s beautiful surrounds during a gourmet set menu long table lunch. Hosted by Hamish and Kate Laurie from Comida Catering, prepare for a weekend of vintage reds, entertainment and unparalleled food and wine.
Where: 207 Scott Creek Road, Longwood
When: Sunday 11am - 5pm
How much: Tickets are $45pp

Deviation Road Wineries, Adelaide Hills

Deviation Road Winery, Adelaide Hills.

Golding Wines Smokin’ Hot Winter Reds Weekend

What: Golding Wines is the place to be during Winter Reds. Beat the chill by the blazing outdoor fire pit with mouth-watering roasted food aplenty as well as live tunes, DJ sets, kids activities, and of course, loads of award-winning Golding Wines.
Where: 52 Western Branch Road, Lobethal
When: Friday 12pm - 7pm, Saturday 10am - 6pm, Sunday 10am - 5pm
How much: Free

Golding Wines, Adelaide Hills

Golding Wines, Adelaide Hills.

Fiery Winter Cuisine at Nepenthe Wines

What: Make the trip to Nepenthe for a Winter Reds food truck picnic. Dig into mouth-watering dishes from Nepalese Temptations, the Crepe Bar, Grinders Coffee Kart and a range of Mediterranean vendors.
Where: 93 Jones Rd, Balhannah
When: Saturday 10am - 5pm
How much: Free

Nepenthe Winery, Balhannah

Nepenthe, Adelaide Hills.

Pike & Joyce Fire & Fusion

What: Ignite your senses at Pike & Joyce’s Fire & Fusion – two days of live entertainment, roaring open fires and belly-warming winter cuisine. Take-in 180-degree Adelaide Hills’ views armed with some of the region’s very best single estate wines.
Where: 730 Mawson Road, Lenswood
When: Saturday and Sunday 11am - 5pm
How much: Free

Pike and Joyce, Adelaide Hills

Pike & Joyce, Adelaide Hills.

Barristers Block – the Reds & Roasts Collective

What: Get toasty at Barristers Block’s Reds & Roasts Collective – the ultimate in winter indulgence with pork, beef and lamb spits, burgers, desserts, live music, DJs and roasty fire pits. Wash it all down with Barristers Block’s signature rich reds.
Where: 141 Onkaparinga Valley Road, Woodside
When: Saturday and Sunday 10.30am - 6pm
How much: Free

Barristers Block, Adelaide Hills

Barristers Block, Adelaide Hills.

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