Ahoy there! Fancy a bite to eat by the seaside, but without the bone chilling winds and hair whipping in your face? Escape the winter chill at The Marina Pier, where summer never has to end! The Cafe Crawler was invited to taste test The Wharf's extensive breakfast menu on offer amongst the amazing company of local bloggers, influencers and social media superstars.
Welcome to 'The Fringe Files': what will be an annual series recapping all of the shows I saw and reviews I wrote for the Adelaide Fringe Festival. Keep on reading to take a peek behind the curtain and get an inside look into the 2019 Fringe that was.
It's never too hot for a party when there's wine involved, and revellers certainly didn't get beat by the heat at this year's third annual Day Dance Festival held on Saturday 2 March. Nestled in the heart of McLaren Vale, Simon Hackett Wines was once again transformed into an outdoor concert complete with pumping dance floor as festival goers flocked to "wine country" to reign in the start of "Mad March".
Taking a stroll down the Main Street of the German village town of Hahndorf was truly like walking in a winter wonderland as the annual Christkindlmarkt rolled into town during the most wonderful time of the year. The carpark of C3 Church was decked with fairy lights and market stalls galore as visitors travelled from near and far to experience the joy and festive cheer that the Christmas markets bring each year.
Elder Park was lit up in all it's festive glory to celebrate the most wonderful time of the year as it played host to the 74th annual Adelaide QBE Carols by Candlelight on Saturday evening. Keep on reading for a comprehensive guide on all the food and festivities on offer at this year's Carols by Candlelight!
On Saturday 1 December, Penny's Hill Wines in McLaren Vale was turned into a wine lover's playground as it played host to Wine Machine Festival. Previously named 'Hot Dub Wine Machine' and held at Serafino Wines, Wine Machine have rebranded and made Penny's Hill their new, more spacious home this year. As it was my first time attending the festival, I decided to go big or go home by purchasing a VIP ticket and adding on the VIP Lunch Experience as well!
These upcoming balmy summer evenings call for some ice cool refreshments - and Ambra Liqueurs have just the thing with their newly-launched Limoncello Icy Pops and a Blood Orange addition to their liqueur range! Last night, Ambra Liqueurs celebrated the launch of these two exciting additions to their menu with an evening of grazing platters, cocktails and a tour of their Thebarton cellar door and distillery.
In the quaint town of Macclesfield, it's an annual tradition to celebrate all things strawberries - and they did exactly that at their Strawberry Fete on Sunday 25 November. In the words of The Beatles, Davenport Square was turned into 'Strawberry Fields Forever' for the day maas locals flocked from across the Hills to give praise to the delicious berry.
Welcome to the third installment of Food for Thought, a series of interviews with members of the local foodie scene, ranging from food bloggers to restaurant owners. In this installment, I sat down and had a chat with founder and co-owner of 50sixone, Simon Flocco, about the upcoming launch of 50sixone Henley Beach and Mia Margarita.
Handpicked Festival celebrated their fifth birthday in spectacular style on Saturday afternoon, attracting revellers from far and wide to the picturesque Lake Breeze Wines in Langhorne Creek. In celebration of my best friend Mal's 20th year around the sun, we treated her to an overnight 'Glamping' Package as well as VIP Premium 'Cellar Door' Passes to the festival! Keep on reading for a comprehensive guide on all the food, fun and festivities Handpicked had to offer!