From sun-dappled wineries to the dustiest cellar doors, The Peninsula Picnic will include wine from six of the leading winemakers and vineyards across the Mornington Peninsula. Delight in a decadent glass of wine – or two – and feast on fresh and tasty local produce whilst relaxing with live music from The Waifs, Paul Dempsey, Pierce Brothers, Tinpan Orange and Hayden Calnin.
The most extensive food, wine and music gathering ever created on the Mornington Peninsula, The Peninsula Picnic is the perfect regional getaway or home-grown retreat to discover hidden gems from the region’s famous wineries, gourmet restaurants and passionate food producers, all set to the serene soundtrack of some of Australia’s finest live music acts.
Sample the award-winning wines from Circe – with one of the country’s top Pinot Noirs, their selection will leave you in no doubt as to why this proudly Australian wine features on menus from New York to London. From their stunning surrounds of rolling hills overlooking the ocean, Montalto wines are a favourite for connoisseurs, whilst the family vineyard Crittenden Estate provides intimate and carefully curated wines. Merricks General Wine Store, a renowned fixture of the Mornington Peninsula, will showcase their three esteemed wine labels: Ballieu Estate, Elgee Park and Quealy. Prancing Horse will be presenting their unique wine made using their own organic and biodynamic practices, whilst T’Gallant will be showcasing their Australian twist on well known European winemaking styles.
The Peninsula Picnic – A Food, Wine & Music Gathering
Sunday March 29, 2015
Mornington Peninsula, Victoria