Cellar Door Fest

Great Wine Capitals Discovery Space

Visit the Great Wine Capitals Discovery Space

At this year’s Cellar Door Fest, visit the Great Wine Capitals Discovery Space and experience why Adelaide, South Australia is a Great Wine Capital of the World.

The prestigious Great Wine Capitals Global Network positions South Australia alongside eight other cities whose wine regions are recognised as significant economic and cultural assets.

The Discovery Space will feature a selection of the 2017 and 2018 local Best of Wine Tourism Award winners who have been recognised for their innovation and excellence in wine tourism, including international winners Seppeltsfield and Penfolds. Over the course of the weekend, sample the wines and learn about the exciting tourism experiences on offer from:

  • Friday 2 March: Seppeltsfield and Penfolds
  • Saturday 3 March: Kalleske and Whistling Kite
  • Sunday 4 March: Skillogalee and Coriole

While you’re there, attend a free masterclass with some of South Australia’s influential women in wine, who will guide you through a tasting of their wines alongside an international variety. Limited spots are available – visit the Great Wine Capitals Discovery Space at the festival for more information and to attend the following  masterclasses:

  • Friday 2 March, 5.30pm: The Expected and the Unexpected of Barossa and Coonawarra, presented by Louise Rose (Yalumba) and Emma Raidis (Raidis Estate)
  • Saturday 3 March, 12pm, 2pm and 4pm: Let’s get High and Mighty, presented by Kathy Drogemuller (Paracombe Wines) and Christie Schulz (Turkey Flat)
  • Sunday 4 March, 12pm, 2pm and 4pm: Doctor’s Orders: Take a Sea Change, presented by Louise Mack (Aphelion Wine) and Jenny Semmler (919 Wines)

Primary Industries and Regions South Australia (PIRSA), the South Australian Wine Industry Association (SAWIA), Brand South Australia and the South Australian Tourism Commission (SATC) are the founding partners of Adelaide’s membership of the Great Wine Capitals Global Network.

PIRSA is the major sponsor of Cellar Door Fest 2018.

Take part in a FREE master class session with some of South Australia’s most influential Women in Wine.

Spots are strictly limited: visit the Great Wine Capitals Discovery Space for more info.

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