THE FRUITFUL PURSUIT

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TOP SHELF
Sunday Lunch Series [Vanguardist Wines]  

Introducing TOP SHELF, our highly coveted Sunday long lunch series, exploring benchmark wines from the greatest regions in the world, poured direct...

The Maker & Me 2022 Winter Series
Tuesdays 6—8PM [The Olivia, ADL]  

The Maker & Me returns in 2022, to its cosy loungeroom surrounds at The Olivia on Hutt Street, Adelaide. Enjoy two hours of lounge tales with the w...

Wine Playground ADL 2020
A Photo Recap  

Enjoy over 150 beaming photos from Wine Playground ADL 2020, hosted by one of Adelaide's most historic pubs, The Stag Public House.

Take a Moment Before Diving
2020 Shobbrook 'Poolside' Syrah  

Tom Shobbrook’s 'Poolside' cracked the lens of Australian Shiraz in 2015. While still definably 100% Barossa Valley, Poolside is the most luminous...

Swan Valley Wines
A Feature Interview with Paul Hoffman  

History, as it pertains to the relentless pursuit of narrative and authenticity in wine, is something you just can’t fake. By Australian standards,...

Sundown Zero One
A Photo Recap  

Happiest of days. The first in our Sundown series; a more intimate event concept. Perched high upon a rooftop on a Sunday in spring, above the corn...

HEARTWARMER
Fridays 6–8PM [The Olivia Hotel, ADL]  

Every Friday night 'til the end of August, we'll be huddled by the fireplace to enjoy tastings with the winemaker themselves, served with plenty of...

Wine Playground ADL 2021
Sunday 3 October [Good Gilbert, ADL]  

It's playtime, Adelaide. One big carpark. Eighteen winemakers. Two importers. Over 50 wines. Open Air Forums with Katie Spain. Music by DJ Mehdi. S...

The Maker & Me 2021 Spring Series
Tuesdays 6—8PM [The Olivia, ADL]  

The Maker & Me rolls on through spring at Hutt Street's dandiest new neighbourhood bar, The Olivia. Enjoy two hours of lounge tales with the winema...

Poppelvej's 'Missing Letters' Release
February, 2021 [CityMag, Adelaide]  

Hailing from Copenhagen but located in Sellicks Beach, Poppelvej is broadening palates in South Australia with three energetic, summer-ready skin-c...

**CANCELLED** WEIRD STRANGE + BRAVE 2
Saturday 5 June [Ferg's Stepney, ADL]  

Another wonderfully weird wine experience curated for Adelaide's most inquisitive palates. This is going to be an absolute belter of a Saturday, br...

FRESH BLOOD ADL 2022
Sunday 12 June [The Olivia Hotel]  

It's been a while since we've had the neighbours over for a drink. Tasty new drops poured by twelve of Victoria's most exciting new winemakers.