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Paella Cooking Class in the Hunter Valley

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2016 Hands on Paella Cooking Class in the Hunter Valley

Learn how to cook a Spanish Paella, tasty Spanish churros and of course Sangria at The Verandah Restaurant with owner Matt Dillow


Spanish Iberico Jamon with freshly baked Spanish bread
Spanish Paella served with Sangria
Spanish Churros with chocolate dipping sauce


Sunday 17th April
Sunday 5th June
Sunday 12th June
Sunday 19th June
Sunday 26th June
Sunday 14th August

Starts at 9:30am and finishing 12:30pm
Cost; $90 per person
Bookings Essential: please use the "contact us" button to email your booking or call 4998 7231
Private groups: Minimum of 20 people
Location: The Verandah Restaurant, Palmers Lane, Pokolbin, 2320.
Phone; 4998 7231
Website; www.verandahrestaurant.com.au

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AnnanROMA Food and Wine Festival Sunday 3rd April 2016

AnnanRoma stalls

Any time is a good time to visit the Australian Botanic Garden at Mount Annan but there will be even more reasons to visit on Sunday 3rd April 2016 when the Gardens will host the annual AnnanROMA Food and Wine Festival.

AnnanROMA - the most popular food and wine festival in the Macarthur region – returns to the Australian Botanic Garden Mount Annan on Sunday 3 April 2016.

New to the event in 2016 will be “Eat Street” – the main avenue of delicacies stretching along the central circuit of the Garden, with great entertainment playing on the day, and the stunning backdrop of the lakeside setting.

This community event showcases the best food from restaurants in the Macarthur region, as well as the freshest local produce available. Organisers work with many of the area’s expanding vineyards and breweries to showcase the best wines and beers from across Camden, Campbelltown and Wollondilly.

  • Location: Australian Botanic Garden Mount Annan, Narellan Road, Mount Annan
    Entry: Free
    Parking: On-site availability

For more information: https://www.australianbotanicgarden.com.au/What-s-On/AnnanROMA-Food-and-Wine-Festival

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Coogee Foreshore Festival - Merivale Sunday 20 March 2016 11AM - 3PM

March into Coogee

Bringing a ‘lil bit of Coney Island to Coogee, come one, come all to our fabulously fun beachside carnival!
With food aplenty from delightfully delicious Coogee Pavilion and Coogee Rooftop, as well as special appearances from mouthwatering Papi Chulo, El Loco, Mr. Wong and sushi e., have your fill of some of the tastiest fare Merivale has to offer, then wash it all down with specially crafted cocktails and Veuve Clicquot.
There’ll be sun and sea and all things scrumptious! From live music to face painting, expect lots of entertainment for kids and big kids alike. So come amuse yourself with the thrill of it all! For more information http://whatson.merivale.com.au/events/foreshore-festival

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St Ives Food & Wine Festival Sunday 6 March 2016 St Ives Village Green

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The St Ives Village Green comes alive on Sunday March 6 for the annual St Ives Food and Wine Festival. Held from 10am - 4pm, this festival will spoil you for choice with over 20 International Food Stalls, 20 spectacular Wineries and Boutique Beers, Fabulous Life Style Boutiques and lots of entertainment for the kids including face painting, animal farm and various other kids activities

For more information http://www.stivesfoodandwine.com/.

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The Sydney Morning Herald Cellar Door 26-28 February 2016


The Sydney Morning Herald Cellar Door brings the NSW wine trail to Sydney.
In the heart of the city, yet surrounded by the best regional New South Wales wine and food producers only means one thing, you’re at The Sydney Morning Herald Cellar Door. Boasting an array of food stalls and an extensive list of wineries, sip and savour the simple pleasures this state has to offer.
Hyde Park South 26-28 February 2016

Friday: 5pm – 9pm
Saturday: 11am – 6pm
Sunday: 11am – 5pm

Festival food vendors are specially selected from over 20 top Sydney restaurants to pair with the Vintner's best wines - offering delectable tasting plates for you to enjoy.

Buy your tasting glass and tokens online  http://www.sydneycellardoor.com.au/

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