Orange Food and Wine


Orange’s events calendar is filled with fantastic food and wine festivals throughout the year. Taste the district’s best local produce during F.O.O.D Week in April, and sample its finest drops at the Orange Wine Festival in October and November. The region celebrates its rich apple growing history during the Apple Festival in May.

  • Wine Week, Orange
  • Wine Week, Orange


Stockman's Ridge Winery

Taste the cool-climate wines that Orange is renowned for by downloading a cellar door map and visiting the regions top wineries such as Angullong, De Salis, Phillip Shaw and Ross Hill. Local heroes in white wine varieties include chardonnay, with a growing following for the regions sauvignon blanc and riesling. In red varieties, the maturing vines deliver a soft shiraz as well as exceptional merlot and cabernet sauvignon.

Local Produce

Wine Week, Orange

The Orange Farmers Market is held on the second Saturday of each month and showcases the best in local produce including artisan bread, cheeses and gourmet preserves. Locally-grown and handmade produce can also be found in the towns providores and stores including A Slice of Orange and The Agrestic Grocer. Pick luscious berries in season at Huntley Berry Farm, or visit Mandagery Creek Venison for a farm tour and cooking demonstration.

Orange Restaurants

Wine Week, Orange

Orange is home to several outstanding restaurants. Lolli Redini and Racine at La Colline have both won awards for their stylish contemporary menus. Enjoy a meal overlooking the slopes of the Towac Valley at Sisters Rock Restaurant located at the top of Borrodell Vineyard, or head to Union Bank Wine Bar for casual dining. In Millthorpe, visit the award-winning Tonic restaurant, or pick from the seasonal menu at the Old Mill Cafe and Restaurant.

Canowindra’s 100 Mile Dinner

Orange F.O.O.D Week

During F.O.O.D Week, the hot air ballooning capital of the world, Canowindra, hosts the 100 Mile Dinner, a communal feast of exceptional regional produce and wines, all sourced from within a 100 mile radius of the town. Long tables are set up along the town’s main street and locals and visitors come together for a great night of food, fun and new friends.

Orange F.O.O.D Week
Orange F.O.O.D Week - Interview Compile

Orange F.O.O.D Week - Interview Compile

  1. A Slice of Orange

    A Slice of Orange

    Drop in to A Slice of Orange for a Bills Beans coffee, and take a gourmet piece of the country home with you. Regional providore A Slice of Orange stocks the largest range of locally grown and handmade...

  2. Angullong Wines

    Angullong Wines

    Angullong is a family owned wine company from the premium high altitude cool climate wine region of Orange in the Central West of New South Wales located about 350 kilometres west of Sydney. The Angullong vineyards...

  3. Bloodwood Estate

    Bloodwood Estate

    The first wine grapes in the Orange district were planted on Bloodwood in the spring of 1983. Since then, Bloodwood has enjoyed continuing critical and wine show success. The vineyard is located on the mid slopes of a...

  4. Bonny Glen Fruits

    Bonny Glen Fruits

    Bonny Glen Fruits are growers, packers and shippers of apples and cherries. The orchards are located at Nashdale and Towac Valley.The apple packhouse located on the 'Caernarvon' Orchard (Canoblas Road)...

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