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Westfield Woden Truffle Festival Market Day

Westfield Truffle Festival Market Day will be held on 22 July at Westfield Woden featuring cooking demonstrations from local chefs, wine tastings, truffle hunt demonstrations, local market stalls, food sampling and free kids’ activities.

Westfield Woden invites you to attend the annual Truffle Festival Market Day on Saturday 22 July 2017. With a mouth-watering line-up of events you are sure to enjoy a fabulous day out with Family and Friends. Join in on the fun with live cooking demonstrations from local chefs, wine tastings, local market stalls, food sampling, free kids activities and lots of giveaways!

COOKING DEMONSTRATIONS AND WINE PAIRING 

Located in Centre Court

Tickle your tastebuds with truffle-inspired live cooking demonstrations by local chefs and paired with wines from the Canberra Region. Truffle Growers will also be appearing in centre to talk about their produce and share information on the mysterious black truffle.

  • 10AM: Darren Perryman, Pialligo Estate
  • 12PM: Alainer Chanter, Foodish
  • 2PM: Susan Kemenes, Dish it Up
  • 4PM: Macelle Schuter, Poachers Pantry

MARKET STALLS 9AM – 5PM

Located in Centre Court         

  • Contentious Character
  • Wiley Trout
  • Great Southern Truffles
  • Pialligo Estate Smokehouse
  • Baked by Cath
  • Baker’s Delight
  • David Jones
  • Tails will Wag
  • Blue Frog Truffles & Turralla Truffles

KIDS ACTIVITIES 10AM – 3PM

Located on level 1 opposite Kidstuff

Get the whole family involved with free kid’s activities available from 10am – 3pm.

  • Balloon Bending & Face Painting
  • Cupcake Decorating with Kids Pantry 

SPECIAL APPEARANCES

11am – 2pm Kristen and Wilko plus the Mix 106.3 crew will be broadcasting live from Westfield Truffle Festival from 11am – 2pm.

The Mix 106.3 Cruiser will also be on site with tons of fun giveaways located on Bradley St near San Churro.

BRADLEY ST TRUFFLE FESTIVITIES

THE POP INN

Open Friday 21 July 4PM – 8PM and Saturday 22 July 12PM – 6PM

Canberra’s first pop up wine bar – The Pop Inn is a concept 18 months in the making, a place for wine lovers, and lovers of Canberra’s hidden secrets. Overcoming challenges, the Pop Inn by Wine Bar Co. has grown into a sophisticated and exciting new venture that brings life to Canberra’s beautiful and under-utilised locations. The architecturally designed and innovative offering enlivens the pop-up scene in Canberra and beyond.

The Pop Inn will pop up on Bradley St opposite San Churro from 4PM – 8PM on Friday 21 and from 12PM – 6PM on July 22.

THE ITALIAN TRAVELLER

10AM – 5PM

The Italian traveller is about bringing an authentic Italian experience to Canberra in a pop up food trailer. Sandro from The Italian Traveller will be serving up a variety of delicious hot soups to keep you warm and toasty at the Truffle Festival from 10AM – 5PM.

THE CANNOLI BROTHERS

10AM – 5PM

Cannoli. If you’ve had the pleasure of trying it then you know how delicious it can be. And two Canberran chefs, The Cannoli Brothers, are making some cannoli to a recipe perfected over the last few months to exact flavour and texture profiles to make it just right to bring to market.

Though not actual brothers, Alessandro and Andrew are Canberran friends from way back who met at Uni many years ago, and have both returned to the capital after being chefs on opposite sides of the world. With a combined 60 years’ experience as chefs, the pair have started creating their delicious Italian pastries which originated in Sicily. Traditionally, cannoli consist of tube shaped shells of fried pastry dough filled with a sweet creamy filling, often made with ricotta.

You can catch the Cannoli Brothers and see what all the fuss is about at the Westfield Woden Truffle Festival on Saturday 22 July.

JUMPING CASTLE

10AM – 3PM | Located next to San Churro

A Scooby Doo Jumping castle will be set up next to San Churro to provide some extra family fun.

For more information, visit the Westfield Woden website.

Feature image: Martin Ollman