Main metro festival 11 – 12 July, The Centre, Ivanhoe
TRUFFLE HEAVEN! MELBOURNE’S WINTER FOOD FESTIVAL
Melbourne’s best chef line-up on the truffle stage all day, Victoria’s best artisanal truffled food and drink. Affordable and exotic truffle tastes, mock truffle hunts with our best truffle dogs, sculpture, music, a “how to grow” workshop and more. Truffle Melbourne’s already a feature on the Australian culinary events calendar, enthusing foodies, experience seekers, truffle die-hards and the simply curious. All in a magnificent art deco heritage building, close to town.
A great day out
WEEKEND FESTIVAL PROGRAM
On 11 and 12 July The Centre Ivanhoe becomes a truffle temple– and the largest weekend truffle festival outside Europe will entertain and delight you. Three floors of truffle tastes and entertainment in a magnificent heritage art deco palace. The Chefs’ Stage, featuring demonstrations all weekend led by truffle masters Chefs Guy Grossi and Philippe Mouchel and featuring the hottest young guns – Nicky Reimer (Union Dining), Alex Drobysz (Chiara, Bar Nacionale), Dylan Roberts (Charlie Dumpling) and more. The Producers Stage, with artisanal food and drink producers sharing their stories. A book signing program to meet your favourite chefs. Mock truffle hunts featuring Australia’s best truffle dogs up close. Truffle growers from across the country and artisan food and specially commissioned truffle delights: truffle beer? Tick. Truffle Vodka, Truffled Cheese, pasta, even ice cream!
Friday 31 July – Sunday 2 August 2015
TRUFFLE HUNT CLUB’S PRIVATE TRUFFLE WEEKEND
This is one for the adventurous truffle aficionado! We have teamed up to curate Australia’s most exclusive truffle experience. Truffle Hunt Club ‘s private aircraft weekend to Tasmania’s Tamar Valley and remote Flinders Island showcases the best of Tassie’s artisan truffled food and drink. Limited to only 10 people, your weekend starts with a chauffeured transfer to Essendon jet base, with truffled canapés, champagne and some secret tastes on check in. The short private plane trip across Bass Strait delivers you to luxurious accommodation and a whole weekend of truffle delights- it’s one for the bucket list!