11 great reasons to visit the Riverland this weekend
May 3, 2017
Business located all around the region will offer Riverland inspired experiences ranging from cooking workshops, pop up cellar doors, picnic packs, Riverland sliders, tasting plates, pizza’s and musical entertainment to inspire visitors and locals to tour around the region and discover everything on offer.
Heavenly Spirits- Angoves Family Winemakers
11am to 4pm
Lift your spirits by indulging in the hedonistic delights from the Riverland’s oldest distillery and Barrel Halls at the St Agnes Distillery. Delicious cocktails using both St Agnes Brandy and Blind Tiger Organic Gin will be on offer, plus our award winning wines. Tantalise your tastebuds with Bushfood Pizza by Ed & Judy Cottam while relaxing to the sounds of The Keytones.
10.30am to 5pm
Situated on the Mighty Murray River, Caudo Vineyard Cellar Door invites you to a day on the lawn to enjoy Sangria inspired cocktails. Sample Caudos famous Red and White Sangria and family owned wines. Delicious sangria cocktail jugs topped with locally grown citrus and fruit will be on offer to purchase throughout the day. Food options available: Local Tasting Platter, table top BBQ and woodfired pizzas. Please call to book and quote the code word "Sangria Sunday".
Riverland Premium Cellar Door
9am to 8.30pm
Situated on the back deck of the Murray River Queen, our regional wine cellar door was 10 delicious wines from the region’s best wine makers, or why not give the Riverland Paddle a try? Start with a dry apple cider from The Jachmann family orchard in Loxton, then the White and Red Sangria from Caudo's Winery, finished with the famous Woolshed Brewery's Hard Lemonade. Come sit on the back deck of our boat and enjoy the food and wine experience -not overlooking the Murray River, but floating on it!
A Few of Our Favourite Things
10am until 4pm
A sumptuous Riverland Tasting platter complemented with South Australian artisan cheese will be available for purchase. Either take home or take to one of our favourite river locations. Enjoy with a glass of wine, local beer, cider or a selection of Nippys' non-alcoholic beverages and laze back by the river and enjoy some slow Sunday river time.
Flavours of the Riverland Pizza
10am until 4pm
A delicious, wood fired pizza inspired by the unique flavours of the Riverland. We pick seasonal and the highest quality ingredients, using the only the freshest flavours, sourced as locally as possible. Our in-house crafted pizza dough and authentic homemade Napolitana style tomato sauce are made expertly and fresh. Enjoy it at our rural estate, overlooking our lavender farm or take-away to enjoy as you travel around the region.
Open Cellar Door
11.30 until 5pm
Pioneering producers of certified organic wines, Eric and Jenny Semmler at 919 Wines were 2013 Winestate Australian Winemaker of the Year, and 2016 Women in Wine Australian Owner/Operator of the Year. They invite you join them at their cellar door and taste the best 919 wines from a host of new and emerging varieties.
23rd Street Distillery Tasting Plate
10am until 4pm
23rd Street Distillery is proud to offer the Tasting Plate for $20 plus a complimentary tour valued at $15 with every dine-in meal.
23rd Street offers spirit tasting & sales – Cocktails – Wines and Ciders. Coffee and cakes.
Open 7 days.
McLeans Slow Roasted Pork Belly
9:00am - 12:00am
Why not be tempted by the Slow roasted McLeans Pork Belly grown locally in Taylorville just out of Waikerie, complemented with a Local Jachmanns apple cider sauce made in Loxton. The Award Winning Renmark Club overlooks the magnificent River Murray. Renmark Club is a fully licensed venue with a welcoming atmosphere. Enjoy Alfresco Dining, high quality, great value meals at our family friendly, bistro Club Cafe. And now Breakfast on Saturday, Sundays & Public Holidays 9am to 11am.
Cooking Under The Influence
Peter from Salt & Pepper Catering will produce a number of dishes, demonstrating how to best use Riverland produce and providing tastings. You will then have the opportunity to purchase these products from the Woolshed Brewery on the day. Each dish will be created or matched with a Woolshed Brewery product.
11.00 am to 8.00pm
Burgers. Beer. Need we say more? The perfect combination of delicious burgers, local brews and plenty more. Come and taste our Sunday Slider, and tasty burger of the month. Live acoustic set from 12 noon, plus the full menu will be available.
Here’s You Beer Burger Bar
Lot 2, Mill Road, Loxton
0472 688 012
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Morgan Pop-Up Cellar Door
10.00am to 4.00pm
Visit the Morgan Hertiage Riverfront Pop- Up Cellar Door and enjoy some of the best wines on offer from the Riverland West region from Burk Salter- Blanchetown, Spook Hill- Cadell and Byrne Vineyards-Morgan. Tastings and sales are available. Enjoy with local ‘Saltbush Lamb or Goat’ sausages with a choice of locally made relishes.
Morgan Information Centre
Morgan Riverfront Precinct, Morgan
0447 495 138
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