Scene News: Food, Wine And Good Times Return To East Malvern

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FOOD, WINE AND GOOD TIMES RETURN TO EAST MALVERN

_EAST MALVERN FOOD & WINE FESTIVAL BACK FOR 3RD YEAR!_

The 3rd 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 18 NOVEMBER 2018, from 10:30am
to 5:30pm.

Last year saw over 3,000 + 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 more than 20 VICTORIAN WINE REGIONS including Bendigo, Heathcote,
Pyrenees, Yarra Valley, Rutherglen and Sutton Range the festival will also
host a craft beer and cider producer alley featuring COLDSTREAM BREWERY,
YULLI’S BREW and BAD SHEPHERD BREWING CO.

For the cocktail enthusiasts, unique distillers MR BLACKS and FOUR PILLARS
will be available along with refreshing APEROL SPRITZ partnered with a
delicious central-European inspired antipasto tasting menu by RISERVA WINE
STORE. BAR. DINING head chef Andrew Marasco at the Central Park APEROL
SPRITZ outdoor chill lounge area and bar.

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 RICHMOND OYSTERS & SEAFOOD TAPAS, NEPAL DINING, ASSAGGI ITALANI
and more.

PETER NORMAN OAM, Chairman of Presenting Sponsor EAST MALVERN COMMUNITY
BANK BRANCH OF THE BENDIGO BANK said, “The focus of Community Banks is to
enhance and support the local Community. Sponsorship of the Festival is an
example of our focus in action.”

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 CANNING FREE RANGE BUTCHERY,
GOLDFIELDS FARMHOUSE CHEESE, CIDER TONIC, RED ROCK OLIVES, IN2TEA, BOONDERO
WALNUTS, and many more.

We haven’t forgotten the kids either, with a full day of family and
children’s entertainment planned, including live music performances on the
main stage and magician master classes presented by the local MAGIC SCHOOL
OF CONFIDENCE. There will be fun for the whole family, even something for
the fur kids, treat them to some gourmet doggie morsels from the CANINE
WELLNESS TRUCK.

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. Wine tasting glasses and ticket packages are available starting at
$20.

EVENT DETAILS
WHEN: Sunday 18 November 2018, 10:30am – 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 [2]

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