Mark your calendar for the 2019 East Malvern food and wine festival
The 4th annual East Malvern Food & Wine Festival will return to East Malvern’s picturesque Central Park, boasting a vast range of exquisite wineries from all across Victoria on Sunday 17 November 2019, from 11am to 5:30pm.
Last year saw over 4,500 + Melbourne food and wine lovers flock to East Malvern, to enjoy over 100 wines, craft beers, and ciders, as well as a curated selection of local and regional culinary exhibitors.
Featuring a vast range of exquisite wines from 20 wineries from the Victorian wine regions of Bendigo, Heathcote, Pyrenees, Yarra Valley, Rutherglen and Sutton Range, including: Turners Crossing, Innocent Bystander, Balgownie Estate, Red Edge, Noble Red Winery, Silver Spoon Estate, Chambers Rosewood Vineyards, Linnaea Vineyards, The Farmer & The Scientist, Rob Dolan Wines, Montalto, Heathcote Winery, Trentham Estate, Wine Selectors, Bike & Barrell, Buckshot Vineyard and Mount Avoca.
The festival will also host a craft beer and cider producer alley featuring small batch producers, including Darraweit Valley Cider, K.BOOCH Alcoholic Kombucha and Bad Shepherd Brewing Co. For the cocktail enthusiasts, unique distillers Mr Blacks and Great Ocean Road Gin.
That’s not all, satisfy your hunger with a feast from local Melbourne favourite food trucks, local favourite restaurants and pop-up restaurant stalls like 48h Pizza & Gnocchi Bar, Mushiki Dumplings, Nepal Dining, The Greek Shop, The Smoke Pit and many many more.
Stuart Martyn, Chairman of Principal Partner the East Malvern Community Bank® Branch of the Bendigo Bank said, “The focus of Community Banks is to enhance people’s lives, build connections and support the local Community. The Festival is a great example that ticks all the boxes for us and I would urge everyone to share in this special event.”
With some of the best Victorian produce on offer at the festival, don’t forget to bring your shopping basket to stock up on some locally produced cheeses, gourmet condiments, bespoke Christmas puddings and other festive season fare from artisanal producers such as Cannings Free Range Butchery, Josh and Sue, In2Tea, Boondero Walnuts, Goldfields Farmhouse Cheese, Stick Balsamic, Blue Tree Honey Farm, The Meat Room, Olive Branch Preserves and much more.
There will be live music performances on the main stage across the day programmed by The House of Voice and for the kids we have magician master classes presented by the local Magic School of Confidence.
Delicious award-winning ice cream by Timboon Fine Ice Cream, celebrating Victorian producers in the heart of East Malvern.
So come on down 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!
This is a free public event. All ages welcome in the picturesque Central Park, Malvern East. Wine tasting glasses and ticket packages are available starting at $20.
PRE PURCHASE WINE TASTING TICKET + WINE GLASS PACKAGES – if you want to save some time and come to our EXPRESS LANE COLLECTION on the day from the Tasting Ticket Marquee in Central Park, Malvern East – we have put together a special online pre purchase taster package at 9 tickets + 1 branded festival taster glass for $37.50 – https://pretastepackage.eventbrite.com.au
When: Sunday 17 November 2019, 11am – 5:30pm
What: East Malvern Wine and Food Festival
Where: Central Park, Corner of Wattle Tree and Burke Roads, East Malvern
More information: www.eastmalvernfoodandwine.melbourne
Photo Creds: Original Spin