Speed Grazing Hens Package
Looking for a Hens day out that’s totally unique, enjoying personalized service and a range of tasting experiences to excite the most dedicated “foodie” complimented by an equally impressive range of beverages …!
Our Speed Grazing Hens Package provides an intimate yet fully rounded Swan Valley experience catering for drinkers and non-drinkers with a healthy focus on Good Food complimented by awarded premium still, fortified, and lavender wines, plus mead, beer, alcoholic and non-alcoholic ginger beer and ciders. Our Hens Tours specialize in smaller groups of no more than ten guests providing a unique personalized visit to ten select Swan Valley family-owned and operated businesses.
Venues featured include –
Yahava Koffee Works
Here you will sample coffees from around the world, as well as refreshing iced Coffee and Chai Latte. You will then sample chocolate coated coffee beans, while witnessing the roasting, blending and grinding of the beans.
Margaret River Chocolate Company
Our Hens Tour continues with an assault on the Margaret River Chocolate Company for generous chocolate tasting.
Providore – Margaret River
In addition to the delicious chocolate, you will also explore an extensive range of providore like jams, chutneys, massage oils and other decadent products. Cheeses, meats, and other savoury treats are also available to purchase. Tasting of alcoholic chocolate liqueurs and awarded wines are also on offer.
Lavender Bar & Bistro
Next stop on the Hens Tour will be Lavender Bar & Bistro, to sample unique lavender infused scones, jam, cream and refreshing tea. You can also taste a range of lavender oils, jams, honey and unique lavender wine. There is also a sensuous gift shop to browse on this leg of the tour.
The House of Honey Sticky Spoon Café
The House of Honey proudly specialises in pure, unpasturized and unadulterated varietal honeys. Rupert the beekeeper who started keeping bees at the age of 8 only harvests honey when the bees have capped the cells allowing the honey to fully ripen and mature into an exceptional taste.
The House of Honey Meadery
Explore the extensive range of alcoholic meads on offer.
Twin Hill Wines
Our tour will visit Twin Hill Wines, owned and operated by the Kraljevich Family since 1937. Visit the rustic cellar door within the heart of the winery surrounded by family history. Sample premium still and fortified wines, local handcrafted gourmet cheeses and marinated Kalamatta and Sicilian olives.
The next stop of the Hens Tour is the Swan Valley’s famous Mondo Nougat for sampling. Here you will be able to look through the viewing window into the production of this authentic Italian style delight.
Explore unlimited free tasting of the delicious range of hand crafted confectionary, produced to a traditional family recipe. The perfect indulgence is created in their onsite kitchen by artisans, using only the finest Australian nuts, resulting in a natural confection FREE of Gluten, Lactose, Additives, Preservatives or Colouring agent
Our Hens Tour concludes with a visit to internationally awarded Ironbark Brewery boasting the largest range in the Valley, 48 at the last count!!.
Four complimentary Tasting Trays are included in the package (5 samples per tray = total of 20 samples). Guests will be able to select their own choice of icy cold beers, alcoholic/non-alcoholic ginger beers and ciders. Our “speed grazing” has slowed to a leisurely “kick back” and an opportunity to try one of Ironbark Brewery’s famous “Wood Fired Pizzas” or perhaps homemade Dips n Dampers, Salt n Pepper Squid, Nachos or crunchy Wedges with sour cream and chili before heading homeward. Brewery Snacks may be pre-ordered, or ordered on the day of the tour (own expense).
Package Inclusions and Rate:
Package Rate of $890 provides an intimate experience for a maximum of 10 guests. A $200 non-refundable booking fee required to secure the date and deductible from the final amount).
• All venue food tastings (cheeses, olives, lavender scones, honey, chocolate, nougat, nuts, providore)
• All venue beverages (alcoholic/non-alcoholic – wines, beers, ciders, mead, ginger-beer, coffees, tea)
• 4 Ironbark Brewery Tasting Trays (20 samples of your choice)
• Complimentary Bottled Spring Water throughout the tour
• Complimentary environmental shopping bags
• Taste Bud Tours VIP Reward Card for savings throughout the tour and future visits (Perth, Swan Valley & Fremantle tour operators included)
• Complimentary souvenir image service
• Complimentary pickup in Perth CBD, Burswood and Guildford. Private address pickups by arrangement – rate applies based on distance.
1:00pm Perth Tourist Bus Stand in front of the Perth Train Station on Wellington Street alongside the Horseshoe Bridge and directly opposite the Globe Bar
1:10pm Crowne Complex, Burswood (free parking)
1:30pm Guildford – opposite the Swan Valley Visitor Centre in Meadow Street, Guildford (free parking)
5:35pm Swan Valley Visitor’s Centre, Guildford
6:00pm Perth Tourist Bus Stand
Hens Tours Available
Saturday & Sunday