Mark your diaries because the 3rd annual East Malvern Food & Wine Festival will be held again on Sunday 18 November 2018 from 10:30am to 5:30pm.
Last year saw over 3,000 + Melbourne food and wine lovers flock to picturesque Central Park, East Malvern. They spent the day savouring over 100 wines, craft beers, and ciders, as well as a curated selection of local and regional culinary exhibitors.
This year boasts a vast range of exquisite wines from 20 wineries from the Victorian wine regions of Bendigo, Heathcote, Pyrenees, Yarra Valley, Rutherglen and Sutton Range.
- Mandurang Valley Wines
- Bigibila Wines
- Linnaea Vineyards
- Turners Crossing
- Tellurian Wines
- Red Edge
- Trentham Estate
- Silver Spoon Estate
- Rob Dolan Wines
- Buckshot Vineyard
- Grape Farm Winery
- Noble Red Wines
- Heathcote Winery
- Sutherland Estate
- Ulupna Winery
- Balgownie Estate
- Sandhurst Ridge
- Bird On A Wire Wines
- Chambers Rosewood Vineyards
There will also be a craft beer and cider producer alley featuring Coldstream Brewery, Yulli’s Brew and Bad Shepherd Brewing Co.
Mr Blacks is back to satisfy your caffeine cravings. They’ll be serving up espresso martinis made with the latest offerings from small batch distiller Four Pillars.
So come and enjoy a unique and intimate experience, meet the passionate winemakers and brewers, and learn about, taste and take home their premium award-winning wines and ales.
Satisfy your hunger with a feast from local Melbourne favourite food trucks and pop-up restaurant stalls. Expect to see Richmond Oysters & Seafood Tapas, The Flying Calamari, Spanish Gourmet, Wrap It Up and more.
There will also be local favourite restaurants featured, including Nepal Dining Room, Riserva Wine Store. Bar. Dining, 48H Pizza & Gnocchi bar, Assaggi Italani and Cannings Free Range Butchery.
Dine and relax in our Central Park Aperol Spritz outdoor chill lounge and bar. Grab a central-European inspired antipasto tasting menu by Riversa Wine Store. Bar. Dining to accompany your refreshing Aperol Spritz.
Don’t forget to bring your shopping baskets and stock up with the best of Victorian produce, including locally produced cheeses, gourmet condiments, bespoke Christmas puddings and other festive season fare. You’ll be spoiled for choice with artisanal producers such as Puds for all Seasons, Goldfields Farmhouse Cheese, In2Tea, Boondero Walnuts, Uncle’s Smallgoods, Cider Tonic, Made by Katherine, A Thousand Trees, Sticky Balsamic, Red Rock Olives, Nogo Sauces, and many more.
Top it all off with delicious desserts by Buena Onda & Co and Timboon Fine Ice Cream with coffee by CABB55.
We also have a full day of family and children’s entertainment planned, including live music performances on the main stage and magician master classes presented by the local Magic School of Confidence.
Don’t forget to bring your fur kids too. Treat them to gourmet doggie morsels from the Canine Wellness Truck.
This is a free public event. Wine tasting glasses and ticket packages are available starting at $20.
Family friendly, free, all ages event in a beautiful park in Malvern East to introduce your tastebuds to the best of Victorian produce!