Head for the Hills

By David Sly

The Adelaide Hills ticks all the boxes – from its proximity to the city and outstanding traditional, sparkling and natural wines, to its left-field venues and other drinks.

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Come to drink, but also to think. A cellar door exploration of the Adelaide Hills comes with a caveat – the best tasting experiences drift beyond your comfort zone, introducing delightful surprises in the glass, and in the wineries. Different grape varieties and diverse production methods lie at the core of the best new wines on offer.