The annual celebration of North East food and wine at Tastes of Rutherglen across the Labour Day long weekend is offering added incentive and discounts for locals.
Anyone living in Albury Wodonga, or approximately 50km of Rutherglen can access 25% off tickets when purchasing online ($15).
The weekend’s progressive annual feast features 19 Rutherglen wineries with something to taste, sip and savour behind every cellar door. Tastes of Rutherglen is considered the ultimate gourmet adventure offering food and wine enthusiasts the chance to discover perfect pairings of the region’s stand-out wines with local produce.
Wine-lovers with a thirst for knowledge will also be delighted by the wide variety of learning opportunities throughout the weekend including behind-the-scene winery tours, back-vintage tastings, Rutherglen Muscat mixology classes, cheese and chocolate pairings, wine-blending and bottling, and varietal masterclasses.
Festivities will carry on into the night with twilight dinners, special cocktails, pop-up bars and live music at several of the region’s wineries. With breathtaking surroundings and carefully curated menus, these authentic experiences are exclusive and not to be missed.
Tastes of Rutherglen is this weekend 9 & 10 March. The discount for locals can be accessed by using the code TASTEFIVE when purchasing tickets online (with proof of residency required upon ticket collection)
Full event details: https://www.tastesofrutherglen.com.au/