From degustation dinners to pop up events, The Adelaide Review’s new weekly food and wine guide is the one-stop shop for upcoming gastronomic happenings.
Floating Melodies (Mujhe Rang De) on The Popeye Elder Park Dock, River Torrens Saturday, October 3 and Sunday, October 4 Immerse yourself in the rich culture of India aboard the Popeye, where your senses will be overwhelmed for an hour and a half by music, dance, food and drink. Fahad Farooque and his band will set the scene for the cruise with their musical combination of Bollywood-meets-Broadway, while Fusion Beats will offer instructions on Bollywood dancing and entertain you with an energetic performance. Ticket price includes entry onto the Popeye, the cost of the concert, as well as food and one drink. dramatix.com.au/events/1462 Spring Affair @ McLaren Vale Maxwell, Coriole and Paxton wineries Sunday, October 4 – Monday, October 5 The Maxwell, Coriole and Paxton wineries have teamed up to deliver the second installment of McLaren Vale’s Spring Affair festival, bringing the public two sunny days of live music, local food and fine wines over the October long weekend. Each winery will offer plenty of activities for kids, making this a day for all the family to enjoy. A variety of tickets are available, including package deals offering coach transport. More information is available on the Spring Affair Facebook page. facebook.com/springaffairmclarenvale Afternoon Delights @ Shottesbrooke Cellar Door Bagshaws Road, McLaren Flat Sunday, October 4 11am – 5pm Indulge in a lazy Sunday of food, wine and music at the Shottesbrooke Cellar Door. The Currant Shed, passionate about using fresh local produce from around the Fleurieu Peninsula, will be providing food on the day to accompany a selection of Shottesbrooke wines. Award-winning duo Cal Williams Jr. and Kory Horwood will be performing on the day, and kids will be kept busy with free face painting and activities. Bookings recommended – limited tickets will be available at the door unless sold out prior. shottesbrooke.com.au/#!whats-on/c66t INDOfest on North Terrace Migration Museum, SA Museum, Art Gallery of SA, State Library of SA Monday, October 5 12pm — 7pm The eighth annual INDOfest will be taking place this October long weekend, turning the North Terrace precinct into a vibrant celebration of Indonesian culture and food. The event will offer food stalls, cooking demonstrations, activities and performances from local, interstate and international acts. Special activities will be provided for children, making this a great day out for the whole family. indofest.com.au Primavera Lunch @ Primo Estate Cellar Door 50 McMurtrie Road, McLaren Vale Sunday, October 4 & Monday, October 5 12pm — 3pm Indulge in a seasonal feast at Primo Estate’s picturesque McLaren Vale Cellar Door to herald the arrival of spring in the vineyard. Sample some new Primo Estate wines paired with a selection of Italian wood oven dishes and enjoy the atmosphere of this relaxed long-table lunch. Book soon to secure your reservations. primoestate.com.au/events/Primavero-Lunch Pfeiffer Fest @ Whistler Wines 241 Seppeltsfield Road, Marananga Sunday, October 4 11am – 5pm Join the family behind Whistler Wines for a celebration of their 16th birthday in business. Indulge in a wine or coffee in the relaxed atmosphere of the winery in springtime, featuring live music by local band Very Jane and food by Delectaballs and La Chiva. An arts and craft tent will be set up for children to enjoy. Bring your own chairs and glassware. whistlerwines.com.au/october-whistler Maxwell and Delectaballs images: Jonathan van der Knaap