Perfect Pairing: Chocolate and Wine

Here at Darriwill Farm Highton, we are unabashed chocolate fans. We like all types of cacao-covered treats from some of the best chocolate producers around the world. And, now we are all grown-up, we can add a new flavour dimension: pairing good wines with our favourite chocolates. Chocolate and… Read More

Our Favourite Kitchen Gadgets

Every home chef has their favourite kitchen gadgets and tools. We have scoured our cupboards and drawers to find our picks for the top kitchen gadgets to bring out your inner Heston or to make life in the kitchen hassle-free.   Zyliss Dial and Slice Cheese Slicer There are ordinary… Read More

Gifts to let Dad know he’s awesome

It’s time to start shopping for Father’s Day gifts which show the Dad in your life he’s the greatest. Here’s a range of the best gift ideas in store now. And don’t forget, we can also present your choice of items in a customised Father’s Day hamper or select from… Read More

No more plastic shopping bags? No worries, there are better options

Australians’ shopping habits are undergoing a major change. Many supermarkets and other retailers have already stopped handing out single-use plastic bags. For shoppers, it means having other options at hand. The plastic bag ban is a significant step forward for alleviating the impact of plastic waste, particularly in the oceans. Read More

Gift Ideas for Every Mum

The best Mother’s Day gifts are those which are chosen with thought and love. Make this year the most memorable Mother’s Day ever by giving her presents which truly reflect her lifestyle, interests and personality. For the New Mum Your very first Mother’s Day is something extra special. Make the… Read More

Herbie’s Spices comes to Darriwill Farm Highton

Spice Appreciation Class hosted by award winning culinary author Ian ‘Herbie’ Hemphill. Monday 9th October 2017 at 6:30pm, Darriwill Farm Shop Highton.  Recognise the quality and taste of herbs and spices and how to use them in everyday cooking.  Includes a glass of mulled wine or sparkling wine on arrival… Read More

Reusable cups: Helping Keep a Lid on Waste

Unsurprisingly, since ABC television broadcast the War on Waste documentary series, one of our biggest sellers in the Darriwill Farm Highton shop are reusable coffee cups. Demand for keep-able cups has been on the rise for a some years now. However, after the three-part series aired in… Read More

The Mother and Son team behind Chocolate Provedore

The Chocolate Provedore brand is a Darriwill Farm Shop favourite here in Highton. The handmade chocolate ‘barks’ and ‘pizzas’, rocky road selection, chocolate pretzels and delicious dessert sauces are definitely hard to go past. They’re also a popular choice for our gift hampers. Therefore, Darriwill Farm Highton is delighted to… Read More