Darebin Homemade Food And Wine Festival

 

The festival is being held from 1st June to 8th June. View/download the full program.

Click on any event title for a description of that event, on the ‘expand all’ button top right to show all the event descriptions, or on any ‘ticket’ button to purchase tickets.

Jun
1
Sat
Preserving fruit with Kat Lavers @ Private address
Jun 1 @ 10:00 – 11:30

View Kat Lavers’ permaculture garden and explore her walk-in pantry used to store preserves throughout the year. Kat will discuss tips and tricks for preserving with a focus on fruit.

This event is part of the Darebin Homemade Food And Wine Festival. View/download the full program.

Ratatouille (film) @ Reservoir Community & Learning Centre (Function Room)
Jun 1 @ 12:00 – 14:00

This Disney Pixar animation follows a rat named Remy whose dream of becoming a great chef sets into motion a hilarious and exciting chain of events that turns the culinary world of Paris upside down. For all the junior chefs out there! Dir. Brad Bird, USA, 2007 (PG). Mild animated violence.

This event is part of the Darebin Homemade Food And Wine Festival. View/download the full program.

Home winemaking in the garage @ Private address
Jun 1 @ 13:00 – 14:00

Ever wondered how Italians make wine at home? Tour of Vince’s garage, where Vince will talk you through his craft, honed over 55 years of winemaking, while showing you the crushing machine, wine press, fermentation tanks and other equipment that his uses. Shiraz and Cabernet that are his specialities.

This event is part of the Darebin Homemade Food And Wine Festival. View/download the full program.

Our Blood is Wine (film) @ Reservoir Community & Learning Centre (Function Room)
Jun 1 @ 15:00 – 17:00

Filmmaker Emily Railsback and sommelier Jeremy Quinn provide intimate access to rural family life in the Republic of Georgia as they explore the rebirth of 8,000-year-old winemaking traditions almost lost during the period of Soviet rule. Dir. Emily Railsback, USA, 2018 (CTC). Not rated, recommended for mature audiences.

This event is part of the Darebin Homemade Food And Wine Festival. View/download the full program.

The Lunchbox (film) @ Reservoir Community & Learning Centre (Function Room)
Jun 1 @ 17:30 – 19:30

In Mumbai’s famously efficient lunchbox delivery system, a meal made by an unhappy young housewife mistakenly lands in the hands of irritable widower. After realising the mix up, the strangers begin to communicate through a series of letters, revealing a little more of themselves each time. Dir. Ritesh Batra, India, 2013 (PG). Mild themes.

This event is part of the Darebin Homemade Food And Wine Festival. View/download the full program.

Jun
2
Sun
Melbourne Food Hub open day @ Melbourne Innovation Centre
Jun 2 @ 09:00 – 15:00

Experience the diverse food enterprises at Alphington Farmers Market and explore how community organisations and social enterprises based at Melbourne Food Hub are working together to grow, share, buy, make and recycle healthy, fair food.

This event is part of the Darebin Homemade Food And Wine Festival. View/download the full program.

Jun
3
Mon
Local legends – Gary Campanella, Danny Cappellani and Mario Fantin – raspberry winemaking @ Darebin Arts Centre (Kitchen)
Jun 3 @ 18:30 – 20:30

Join Gary, Danny and Mario from Eltham & District Winemakers Guild as they take you on a step-by-step journey through the age old process of winemaking, covering fermentation, racking, adjustments and bottling techniques. Plenty of tips and tricks for creating raspberry wine. The workshop will include the opportunity to sample finished wines and a mini raspberry winemaking kit to take home.

This event is part of the Darebin Homemade Food And Wine Festival. View/download the full program.

Jun
4
Tue
Local legends – Luul Aligas – tastes from a Somali kitchen @ Darebin Arts Centre (Kitchen)
Jun 4 @ 18:30 – 20:30

For Luul Aligas, cooking has always been about generosity and sharing with her community. In this workshop you will learn how to make sambusas – a stuffed pastry that is a common appetiser in Somali cuisine – plus an accompanying chilli sauce. All food will be vegetarian and Luul’s chilli sauce will be available for purchase.

This event is part of the Darebin Homemade Food And Wine Festival. View/download the full program.

Learn to make baklava @ Preston Library
Jun 4 @ 18:45 – 19:45

Arzu Yilmaz will demonstrate how to make traditional Turkish baklava. Includes tastings and a copy of Arzu’s recipe.

Bookings essential.

This event is part of the Darebin Homemade Food And Wine Festival. View/download the full program.

Jun
5
Wed
Local legends – Ben McMenamin – cook for the planet @ Darebin Arts Centre (Kitchen)
Jun 5 @ 18:30 – 20:00

Ben McMenamin, founder of The Social Food Project, will discuss the EAT-Lancet Planetary Health Diet – a science-based plan to re-shape global food systems and change the way that we eat for both our health and our planet. You will learn how to make meals based on EAT’s weekly menu plan.

This event is part of the Darebin Homemade Food And Wine Festival. View/download the full program.

Jun
7
Fri
Preston Market tasting tour @ Darebin Intercultural Centre
Jun 7 @ 09:30 – 11:30

Eat your way around Preston Market! Discover the history of the market while chatting to traders who will share their foodie tips.

This event is part of the Darebin Homemade Food And Wine Festival. View/download the full program.

Jun
8
Sat
Preston Market tasting tour @ Darebin Intercultural Centre
Jun 8 @ 09:30 – 11:30

Eat your way around Preston Market! Discover the history of the market while chatting to traders who will share their foodie tips.

This event is part of the Darebin Homemade Food And Wine Festival. View/download the full program.

Homemade marketplace @ Northcote Town Hall
Jun 8 @ 12:00 – 16:00

This market will showcase craft beer brewers, alongside wine and spirits curated by Thornbury’s Carwyn Cellars. Enjoy coffee and music while you wander around the marketplace, which will feature a carefully selected range of boutique food and produce stalls.

This event is part of the Darebin Homemade Food And Wine Festival. View/download the full program.

Meet the makers @ Northcote Town Hall
Jun 8 @ 13:00 – 16:00

Chat with Darebin’s local home wine and beer makers, sample the results of years of expertise and vote for your favourite.

This event is part of the Darebin Homemade Food And Wine Festival. View/download the full program.

 Leave a Reply

(required)

(required)