On Tuesday, 8 May, Winebar One in Surry Hills will host three hours of dynamic wine, food and beats at the first Hills Heist event. 30 Adelaide Hills wineries will descend on the new bar with around 70 wines on offer. Punters will be able taste their way through the 70km stretch of the Adelaide Hills from sparkling wine and gruner veltliner, to shiraz and pinot noir, experiencing the best of the Adelaide Hills.
The posse of winemakers, who will be in great form post vintage and ready to take on Surry Hills, include Murdoch Hill’s Michael Downer, crowned the nation’s best emerging talent at the 2017 Young Gun of Wine awards, along with Adelaide Hills’ royalty Andrew Hardy (Petaluma), Adam Wadewitz (Shaw + Smith) and Tim Knappstein (Riposte) among others. Sydneysider DJ Levins will be spinning great tunes and there will be modern European-inspired snacks on offer as winemakers roam the room pouring their best wines.
Attending wineries include:
Anderson Hill; Artwine; Barristers Block; Bird in Hand; Chain of Ponds; Deviation Road; Elderslie; Elysian Springs; Fox Gordon; Golding; Hanhdorf Hill; Henschke; Howard Vineyard; Lobethal Road; Longview; Mt Lofty Ranges; Murdoch Hill; Nepenthe; Paracombe; Penfolds; Petaluma; Riposte; Sew & Sew; Shaw + Smith; Somerled; The Lane Vineyard; The Pawn Wine Co; Tomich; Wicks Estate
Date: Tuesday, 8 May
Address: Winebar One, 119 Kippax St, Surry Hills
Price: $65, includes wine and food