If you’re looking for a special place to go for an exquisite lunch in a beautiful setting, then take a look at The Currant Shed at McLaren Vale. This is one to keep in mind for a special day, like a birthday, anniversary, or…a Tuesday! The Currant Shed is tucked away off Ingoldby Road amongst… Read More The Currant Shed – A Special Dining Experience
We visited Coriole Winery in the McLaren Vale specifically to dine at their restaurant Gather, already knowing their great wines and how beautiful the picturesque grounds are. On a perfect summer’s day it was an absolute picture to walk towards the stone buildings surrounded by a riot of flowering colour in the gardens bordering the… Read More Gather at Coriole Winery
There are more than 70 cellar doors to visit in the McLaren Vale wine region of South Australia as well as distilleries and craft breweries so on a recent stay in the area we decided to try venues that we hadn’t visited before. These are my latest top 4 and the reasons why.
You know it’s going to be a great stay in a caravan park when it begins with winning a bottle of wine. We were staying at the McLaren Vale Lakeside Caravan Park and the husband has taken a lucky guess in a competition which saw him win a bottle of Ekhidna Wines Shiraz from one… Read More McLaren Vale Lakeside Caravan Park
The weird and wonderful d’Arenberg Cube at McLaren Vale in South Australia is currently home to the Salvador Dali exhibition. Salvador Dali lived from 1904 – 1989 and this six million dollar exhibition marks the 30th year since his passing. The pieces have come from the Dali Museum in Montmarte Paris and having the exhibition… Read More Salvador Dali Exhibition – South Australia
The recommendations keep coming for ways to spend time in McLaren Vale with today’s tip a winery I’ve visited before but not taken advantage of dining there before. Well that’s an oversight I’ve now rectified and a place I intend visiting again with so much left untasted!