Spring is the perfect time to enjoy the Swan Valley and September to November is full of exciting events. From A Taste of Spain to a Singapore Street Festival to Ribs and Red and Brewed Laughter plus much more, there is sure to be something for everyone.
18 different venues will host events from 10 September through to the end of November. The feature event to look out for is The Entwined Long Weekender which showcases four different events from 13 – 15 November.
Entwined in the Valley - Sunday, 15 November
Featuring delicious Swan Valley produce and award winning local wines, this seven course degustation dining experience will be prepared by local chefs Kiren Mainwaring (Co-Op Dining) and Hadleigh Troy (Restaurant Amusé) and national guest chef. Last year’s guest chef was Masterchef’s effervescent George Calombaris.
Entwined in the Valley deliciously highlights the Swan Valley’s dedication to the Humane Food initiative with seven courses of free range, organic, local food. Tickets are limited so don’t miss out on this truly gourmet, epicurean experience.
Tickets on sale soon, keep a look out on www.swan.wa.gov.au/entwined
Swan Valley Winemakers Viva Verdelho & Singapore Street Food Festival at Oakover Grounds – Sunday, 15 November
It has been said that Swan Valley Verdelho is a perfect complement to Asian flavours. Come and test this theory for yourself at the Singapore Street Food Festival at Oakover Grounds, Swan Valley. Indulge in authentic hawker-style dishes at the pop-up street food market, wine, beer and cider. Your entry fee will give you access to a day full of entertainment. There will also be food, wine and the chance to win a weekend escape in the Swan Valley. All you have to do is vote for your favourite Verdelho to enter the draw. Swan Valley winemakers will be on hand to walk you through a dedicated Verdelho tasting to help you make your decision.
For tickets and more information visit www.oakovergrounds.com.au
Ribs and Red – Friday, 13 November
Lancaster Wines “tin shed” will be hosting Ribs and Red, a mouth-watering barbeque and wine fiesta. Feed your senses with a selection of mouth-watering ribs cooked on an open barbeque, fine wines produced in the Swan Valley, live entertainment and a great atmosphere.
Tickets and more information available from www.lancasterwines.com.au
Brewed Laughter – Saturday, 14 November
Ironbark Brewery will be presenting Brewed Laughter: an evening of comedy, good food and great beer. Sit back and enjoy a unique beer tasting experience delivered by a comedian, great food and a fantastic atmosphere.
Tickets are $55 per person and available from www.vultureculture.com.au
Also watch out for
Twilight Tasting at Must Wine Bar – Thursday, 10 September
A tasting of award-winning wines from the 2015 Singapore Airlines Swan Valley Wineshow together with delicious cocktail foods from the chefs of Must Wine Bar. Meet the winemakers while you sip and savour crisp dry whites, robust reds and luscious fortifieds in the relaxed and intimate private dining room at Must Wine Bar.
For information on all events - http://swanvalleywinemakers.com.au/events/