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A guide to Adelaide’s best cheese hampers

Here’s a list of some local businesses you can get behind that’ll supply you with all that local cheesy goodness during lockdown

There is no better way to unwind in the evening than with a glass of wine and a cheese board brimming with crackers and fig paste.

Luckily enough here in SA, we’ve been graced with amazing cheeseries and local hamper businesses dedicated to curating the best quality products that will seriously level-up your cheese board game.

Better still, several gourmet companies offer delivery so that you – or that special someone – can enjoy the finer things in life all from the comfort of your home, with cheese hampers delivered straight to your door.  

Here’s a list of the SA businesses you can get behind that’ll supply you with all that local cheesy goodness:

Apoteca

Located in the heart of the West End precinct Apoteca Bar & Restaurant are offering a gourmet hamper box that can be directly delivered to your door.

The ‘Gourmet Hamper Box‘ | $140
150 gram City Larder Pork Rillettes 
240 gram Casareccio Salami 
150 gram N’duja
480 gram Conservas Olasagasti Anchovies
290 gram La Catedrak De Navarra ‘Piquillo’ Peppers
1kg Arroz El Cazador ‘Valencian’ Paella Rice
375ml 2021 Primo Estate ‘First Run’ Evoo
100 gram Calvi ‘ Peperoncino Italiano’
500 gram Gragnano Pasta 
5 gram Safinter Saffron 
75 gram El Angel ‘Pimenton Del La Vera’ Smoked Sweet Paprika 

After something a little more? Bundle your hamper with a choice of:

Billliecart-Salmon ‘Brut Reserve’ NV Champagne France
Daosa ‘Natural Reserve’ NV Adelaide Hills, SA
Guerrieri Rizzardi Prosecco NV Treviso, Italy

Currently, deliveries are only available within a 10km radius of the CBD and the processing of orders can take up to 2 business days.

Call: 08 8212 9099
118 Hindley St, Adelaide SA 5000
Shop all of Apoteca’s hampers here.

The Smelly Cheese Shop

Nestled in the heart of the Adelaide Central Market, The Smelly Cheese Shop offers free click and collect on all deliveries, or $18 shipping per 2.5kg of product nationwide.

The ‘Just Add Wine’ package | $90
150 gram Skara Mezze Trio
150 gram Coriole Kalamata Olives
200 gram Comte 14 months – French semi-hard
200 gram Fromage de Meaux – French Brie
200 gram Fourme d’Ambert – French blue vein cheese
250 gram Kurrajong Kitchen – Poppy and Sesame Lavosh
120 gram The Sugar Man Chocolate

Looking for a hamper that comes in tow with a bottle of booze? Try out the SA Celebration Box that pairs a variety of cheeses like Monte Rosso and Belmondo Blue with a bottle of Murdoch Hill wine, or call up and see what magic the company can create for you.

Orders are dispatched Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday interstate, with Smelly Cheese Co. aiming to deliver the local goods to Adelaidians doorsteps within 48 hours of purchase. 

Call: 08 8410 7238
Stall 44, Adelaide Central Market, Gouger Street, SA, 5000
For all of The Smelly Cheese Shop’s bundles, click here.

Maggie Beer

The iconic Maggie Beer Farm Shop in the Barossa Valley is known for its amazing produce, so it’s no wonder that the company has devised some truly tasty hampers for us to dig in at home.

Let There Be Cheese Hamper |$95 – Maggie’s pick
200 gram Classic Camembert
200 gram Truffle Triple Cream Brie
170 gram Vintage Club Cheddar
100 gram Cabernet Paste
100 gram Quince Paste
130 gram Ploughmans Chutney
110 gram Oven Baked Crackers
AlmondCo Smokey Almonds
Yalumba Barossa Grenache Shiraz Mararo 2017

Thank God It’s Friday | $68
200 gram Classic Camembert
200 gram Truffle Triple Cream Brie
170 gram Vintage Club Cheddar
130 gram Ploughmans Chutney
100 gram Quince Paste
110 gram Oven Baked Crackers
250 gram Salted Brandy Caramel

Flat-rate fee of $15 is in place for all orders nationwide, with exceptions for Maggie Beer Food Club members who spend upwards of $80. The cut-off date for weekend orders is 6am Friday in SA. 
To explore the hamper selection at Maggie Beer’s, click here.

Kris Lloyd Artisan and Woodside Cheese

The brains behind Australia’s largest cheese event, CheeseFest, have plenty of no-fuss cheese options and locally produced relish for you to choose from.   

The Hottie with the Lotty | $140
230 gram McLaren Camembert
160 gram Harlequin Triple Cream
150 gram Mature Cheddar
110 gram Vigneron
150 gram Goat on a Hot Tin Roof
150 gram Fig, Walnut & Almond slice
250 gram Mixed plump fruit
235 gram Kris Lloyd Artisan Beetroot Relish
100 gram Kris Lloyd Artisan Crackers

After something smaller? Try the Woodside Greats hamper stocked with the signature products of Monet cheese, Edith, Charleston Jersey Brie and some Monet Crackers for $75.

Currently, cheese deliveries are only available within South Australia for a flat rate of $16.50, or you can pick up your hampers from their Woodside store.
To explore more, visit the Kris Lloyd Artisan website.

Out in the Paddock

Out in the Paddock is bringing their catering company to your front door every Wednesday and Friday, at a flat-rate $5 delivery fee for Adelaide Metro.

Iso Graze| $85 for 4 people, $60 for 2
Local selection of hard, soft, and blue cheeses
Selection of cured meats
Fresh and dried fruit
Roasted Vegetables
Lavosh and crackers

All cheesed out? Never fear, the team at Out in the Paddock is also offering homemade lasagna, as well as Bolognese and Napoletana sauces from their OITP at home range. 

Order by Sunday 4pm for a Wednesday delivery, or Wednesday 4pm for a Friday delivery. Pickup available at 41 Henley Beach Road, Henley Beach South
To see the full menu, visit the Out in the Paddock site here.

Brightside Deli

Delivery is $15 across metropolitan Adelaide. To place an order, email [email protected]

Little Night In|$85
Bruno and George or Fox Gordon wine
Assorted cheese, dips and antipasto

Big Night In |$115
X2 Bruno and George or Fox Gordon wine
Assorted cheese, dips, and antipasto Feeling fancy? Call the team at Brightside Deli and create your own ultimate grazing box with help from the experts.

Inspiration

Take a page out of Tania’s book from Amazing Grazers, the local SA company that curates beautiful take-home hampers stuffed with the very best of our state’s cheese and produce products. Just a quick scroll through their Instagram page provides you with all the handy tricks to creating an expertly crafted at-home board.

After some more inspiration? Look no further than Marissa Mullen’s That Cheese Plate Instagram page for all the tips on how to create the most idyllic picture.

And there you have it!  A list of South Australia’s most fantastic cheese hampers you can get delivered straight to your door. Enjoy!

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