Tastes of Rutherglen tickets on sale

GOURMET TRAIL: Nineteen Rutherglen wineries - including Scion Wines pictured - present the annual gourmet food and wine festival, Tastes of Rutherglen, each autumn. Admission price covers both March 10 and 11.

GOURMET TRAIL: Nineteen Rutherglen wineries - including Scion Wines pictured - present the annual gourmet food and wine festival, Tastes of Rutherglen, each autumn. Admission price covers both March 10 and 11.

TICKETS are now on sale to Tastes of Rutherglen on March 10 and 11 this year.

Nineteen Rutherglen wineries present the annual gourmet food and wine festival each autumn.

There are a host of extra events throughout the weekend this year.

Valhalla Wines will offer Sip, Spin and Savour, featuring old favourites and new releases matched to tasty morsels on March 9.

Join winemaker Anton Therkildsen for a peek behind the scenes in a working winery.

Rutherglen Estates will host a A Toast to Arts event on March 10.

Festival-goers will tour the new Aboriginal Exhibitions Gallery and cellar door.

It will begin with canapes in the grapevines at Tuileries, followed by a three-course meal matched to Rutherglen Estates wines.

Bookings are essential for extra events.

A $20 festival ticket covers admission to the festival for both days. It includes entry wristband and festival glass to use at participating wineries, which allows winery entry, tastings and entertainment.