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Melbourne Food & Wine Festival 2019

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Foodie lovers rejoice: it is time to indulge the senses
Founded in 1992, the very much loved and highly anticipated event of the year, Melbourne Food & Wine Festival, will be returning to locations and venues across Melbourne and Victoria this March. It will be a jam-packed festival of events that will awaken every foodie and wine lover's senses as they will be invited into the wonderful, glorious and gastronomic world of all things delightful and delicious.

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The Food & Wine Festival will showcase more than 200 events that fill Melbourne's labyrinthine network of restaurants, laneways, lights-turned-down basements, dizzying rooftops as well as showcases of spectacular regional Victoria.

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Some of the events will include their hallmark event Bank of Melbourne World's Longest Lunch, multicultural feasts, tastings, sampling, pop-ups, stalls, feasts, High Tea events, masterclasses, workshops, Multicultural, Food and Beverages Festivals, and much more.

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The Program will include Eat, Drink, Out of Town, Feed the Mind, Gatherings and Bring the Family Events.

Eat Events will include:

The Bank of Melbourne World's Longest Lunch and other Long Lunches, Brewery Tours and Tastings, Ethiopian Vegan Feast, Cooking Classes, Multicultural Feasts, Foodie Walking Tours, Conversations with Chefs and Cooks, Live Demonstrations, Super Garden Party, Food and Wine Picnics, Wine and Cheese Fest, Cheese's galore events, breakfast, lunch, dinner and supper events, High Tea Events, Masterclasses, Pairing Events, and more.

Click here for all Eat Events.

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Drink Events will include:

Wine, Beer and Cider, Spirits and Cocktails, Coffee and Tea, and Tastings, Pairings, Challenges, Smokehouse Festival, Sake Events, Neighbourhood Poolside Party, Food and Wine Trails, Drink Trails, Dessert and Cocktail Events, Mixology, Gin Events, Exploring Australian Wine, Spirits and Beer, Pick Your Own Prosecco, American Carpark Party, Whisky Experiences and more.

Click here for Drink Events.

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Out of Town Events will include:

Day trips, Weekender and Road Less Travelled Events across Victoria with Events including High Tea, tasting and sampling, World's Longest Lunches, Vegan and Vegetarian Events, Seafood Events, Wine, Beer, Spirits, Cocktails and Cider Events, Feasts, Multicultural Food & Wine Experiences, and more.

Click here for Out of Town Events.

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Feed the Mind Events:

These events will include Talks, Classes, Tours and Food & Art Events such as Food and Drink Perfect Matches, Brewery Tours, Cooking Classes, In Conversation with Donna Hay, Hellenic Masterclasses, The Art of Japanese Breakfast, Cellar Sessions, Walking Tours and Trails, The Art of Food, Drink and Food Experiences and more.

Click here for all Feed the Mind Events.

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Gatherings Events will include:

Multicultural Festivals and Events, Outdoor Events, Markets, Laneway and Block Parties, some Events will include Poolside Parties, Cultural Food Feasts, Food as Medicine, Foodie and Wine Picnics, World's Longest Outdoor Events, Garden Parties, Food Truck Degustation Events, Laneway Lunches, Laneway Feasts, and much more.

Click here for all Gatherings Events.

Bring the Family Events will include:

There will be Chocolate High Tea, High Teas, Picnics, Block Parties, Food Festivals, and Dandenong World Fare: A Global Street Food Party featuring live entertainment, and more.

Click here for all Family Events.

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Some Highlights at the Festival will include:

Masterclass Events:

Local and international chefs will be taking centre stage and they will be showcasing live demonstrations. There will be a Day Pass to The House of Food and Wine Masterclasses available which will give you entry to every session. Click here for details.

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The Village Feast:

The Village Feast is the ultimate country foodie and wine getaway that will bring together time-honoured Australian traditions with drinking and dining experiences. You can expect butchers, greengrocers, milk bars, cosy pubs, cafes, restaurants, pop-ups, celebrity chefs, town fairs for families and much more. Click here for all details.

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Crawl n' Bite:

This event will help you to discover some of Melbourne's gastronomic neighbourhoods as you stop in for a plate and drink at three restaurants in one night and for the first time, Crawl n Bite will be heading to Regional Victoria for three brand new crawls. Click here for all details.

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Global Dining:

This event will bring together some of the world's most creative chefs on one-off collaborations with never-be-repeated culinary mashups. You can get up close and personal with chefs as well as sampling dishes. Click here for all details.

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Restaurant Express:

This event will include two courses and a matched drink for $40 at over 70 restaurants across Victoria. Click here for all details.

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There will be other highlights and events happening throughout the festival, so be sure to jot in the dates for one culinary experience like no other!

Tickets can be purchased online for each event.

Accommodation options can be found here.

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Why? An indulgence for all the senses
When: 8-24 March 2019
Where: Various locations across Melbourne & Victoria
Cost: See website for all ticket pricing
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