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Wine Food Farmgate Trail

Find Mornington Peninsula wineries, farm produce, restaurants and more

One of life's greatest pleasures is the Mornington Peninsula - a place where you can eat, drink, forage, shop, learn, and tour. Wine Food Farmgate reveals the Mornington Peninsula’s most delicious secrets. How do you get a sensational seasonal snapshot of the Mornington Peninsula? Just follow the Mornington Peninsula Wine Food Farmgate trail, where you can eat, forage, sip, shop, learn and tour the very best of this region.

Just drive through our region, and the Peninsula's love affair with wine, fresh produce, seafood and bountiful food on the table is quickly revealed. Taste it, sip it, pick it, catch it, take it home with you. Summer brings berries and cherries, while autumn is time for apples and pears.  In winter, forage through the hinterland for seasonal produce, warm up with a meal beside a roaring fire or enjoy your favourite tipple overlooking glorious countryside. Stride out on a beach walk then reward yourself with hot soup or a woodfired pizza and a glass of red wine in a seaside village. Return in the Spring for crisp, fresh vegies and cherry blossom. 

You will find many wine, food and farmgate experiences hidden away throughout the Mornington Peninsula. You just need to know where to look. To help you discover them, we've brought the finest together to create the Mornington Peninsula Wine Food Farmgate Trail.

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Winter Fresh Produce

Warm the cockle of your heart cooking with beautiful fresh produce. Come and visit the Mornington Peninsula’s Farm Gates where you can warm up picking your own or choose from the amazingly fresh produce that we’ve picked for you!

What’s better in winter than filling your tummy with healing, healthy, yummy meals. Peninsula Fresh Organics has over 40 different lines of veggies and with specialties such as heirloom carrots, beetroots, and radishes which are just a bit different from the average veg! You'll also find organic dairy products and on tap Kombucha.

Or pop into Tully’s Corner Produce Store for market fresh fruit and veg, a continental deli, buy some beautiful meat from the gourmet butcher and while your there grab some fresh flowers to brighten your day, also stop and have a ‘Hydrate it’ juice or a ‘pick me up tonic’ from the juice bar.

While you’re out, grab a bite to eat from Gourmet Paddock in Balnarring, open for breakfast, lunch or dinner. You can plan next weeks winter menu with all the locally grown produce you’re going to purchase, Think fresh! Think healthy! Think hearty!

If you happen to have the kids with you, stop in at Benton Rise Farm, the 1910 ‘Red Rattler’ train carriage and farm petting animals will keep them amused. A weekly veggie basket special is worth the visit or if you’ve run out of time order your weekly shop online.

Feel like a Truffle hunt? Organise a day you'll always remember through MP Experience Tours who will take you to see Jenny and her dog Thomas who will lead the way at Red Hill Truffles, learn and discover all about the truffle difference!

For something more hearty Hillock Downs Produce Store is a must for hormone and antibiotic free beef and chemical free veggie's, all grown on the property, wholesome, healthy meals coming up ….yes, please!

And lastly to ward off the winter colds and fevers that you may encounter, visit Pure Peninsula Honey for all pure raw honey products or gifts visit the farm shop you can even book a free family farm talk and walk through a mock apiary now that’s an interesting adventure.

Author: Ebony MPT

Categories: Things To Do, Wine Food Farmgate, Seasonal Highlights, Winter WanderNumber of views: 4762