A Taste of the Hills

The Cedars

23–24 March 2024

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For lovers of local produce

The Adelaide Hills Taste event is making its highly anticipated return, with the best Adelaide Hills food, wine and spirits alongside performances from leading local musicians.

Celebrated Adelaide Hills wineries, distilleries, breweries, cider labels and food producers will gather for the weekend at The Cedars in Hahndorf. This exciting event, now in its second year, features unlimited tastings, live music and masterclasses in food, wine and art, surrounded by breathtaking views of the Adelaide Hills.

From the cellar

Explore a wide range of exhibitors and enjoy wine, beer, cider, gin and spirits tastings. Exhibitors include Nepenthe Wines, Paracombe Wines, K1 Wines, Mr Murphy Wine Co, Berrigan Wines, Vinteloper, Uraidla Wines, Amadio Wines, ABit Fancy Spirits, HillTilly Distillery, Square1 Gin, Five Eleven Distilling, Tin Shed Distilling, Lenswood Cider Co and Hahndorf Brewing Co.

Local taste makers

From farm-fresh delights to award-winning wines, savour the rich flavours crafted by passionate producers. Sample and buy from including Red Cacao Chocolates, The Queen’s Cut Honey Co., Big G’s Jerky, Australian Native Food Co., The Origin of Taste, Taronga Almonds, Choo Roo, and Haaseford Farms Garlic.


Enjoy a great line-up of live music with Tim Bos, Ollie English, Ella & Sienna, DJ Tallie, DSA, Andy B Solo and more! Set times and stage are listed on the festival website.

Meals + more

Indulge in great gourmet food including BBQ At Yours, Woody the Wood-Oven Wagon, The Origin of Taste, SA Oysters, Grazing Boxes, Wok the Duck, Cheesy Street, and OMG Donuts.

Add-on masterclasses

Guests have the option to enjoy a unique masterclass experience priced at a low $29 plus booking fee. Come and discover what a range of wonderful Adelaide Hills businesses have to offer!

  • Nepenthe Wines and Cowell Oyster Pairing Masterclass
  • K1 Wines and Red Cacao Chocolate Pairing Masterclass
  • Paracombe Wine and Udder Delights Cheese Pairing Masterclass
  • Paint and Sip by Brushflicks n Chill and HillTilly Distillery
  • A Journey of Native Australian Food sensory experience by Native Australian Food Co.

Add-on shuttle bus

Take the stress out of driving with pre-arranged event shuttle buses and collection/drop-off points in the Adelaide CBD and Adelaide Hills.
Adelaide Hills pick-ups include Mount Barker and Hahndorf, while the city direction includes Hotel Alba and Crafers.

Or hire a bike from event partner E-Go Bike Hire or ride your own bike to and from the festival!

Event Details

Date: Saturday & Sunday | 23-24 MAR 2024
Time:12:00pm – 7:00pm
Venue:The Cedars
68 Heysen Rd
Cost:FREE for children under 12 (ticket required for numbers)
$29 (+booking free) adults and children 12+
from $45 includes shuttle bus (+booking free)

General admission tickets include free, unlimited tastings of the Adelaide Hills’ finest produce, wines, spirits, cider, and more, along with an event-branded tumbler and seven hours of festival entertainment each day.

A Taste of The Hills Festival promises an unforgettable journey into the heart of Adelaide Hills. Discover a delightful blend of culture, culinary delights and entertainment.

Event Details & Tickets

Event Address

The Cedars
68 Heysen Rd