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Taste Bud Tours

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GOLD Medal Winner W. Australian Tourism Awards 2014 - "SPEED GRAZING" through Perth's Valley of Taste (Swan Valley) visiting 10 of the region's most delicious locations and enjoying 25+ different tasting opportunities packed into an exciting and...more
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490 Wellington St | Perth Train Station, next to the Horseshoe Bridge, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Loris was a brilliant guide, got to see and try lots of different places in the Swan valley my favourite was coffee tasting at Yahava, would highly recommend to anybody young or old.

Thank danielp639
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a great day out with Loris learning all about the Swan Valley. She was very interesting to listen too.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Brooksy21
Loris H, Owner at Taste Bud Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

I thoroughly enjoyed your company and it’s great to know you enjoyed my many Swan Valley stories. The colorful people of the Valley deserve my admiration. Looking forward to your next Speed Grazing adventure. Cheers Loris

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great day in the valley!! Perfect mix of different places to visit. Loris was wonderful and so informative. I grew up in the valley and still learnt a lot from Loris...plus visited places I'd never been before! Definately recommend a tour with Taste Buds!!

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank LMBrooksy
Loris H, Owner at Taste Bud Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Your positive response put a smile on my face! Another firm foodie advocate for our delicious Swan Valley. Looking forward to your next Speed Grazing adventure. Cheers Loris

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I highly recommend speed grazing with Taste Bud Tours. When it comes to the Swan Valley, Loris Harding is a wealth of information. She's professional, friendly and her love of the area really shines through. She took our small group to a...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Sue S
Loris H, Owner at Taste Bud Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

I’m so impressed with your great insight into your “Speed Grazing” experience through our delicious Swan Valley. What’s more there are plenty more tasting experiences to discover Looking forward to the next time you visit ... Cheers Loris

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Enjoyed a full afternoon of a variety of tastings. Highly recommended, good value for the dollar. Loris was a terrific guide.

Thank arlingtonian99
Loris H, Owner at Taste Bud Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

What a great positive review. I love your enthusiasm for our Swan Valley which is clearly Perth’s Culinary Playground. Looking forward to you joining me again to “play” some more.... Cheers Loris

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My whole family went on the Good food, Wine and Cider tour and all thoroughly enjoyed the experience. Loris is an entertaining, knowledgeable guide and we got to taste handcrafted chocolate, ice cream, nougat, honey, bush tucker condiments, coffee, cider and organic wine! We had...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank KimVeale3
Loris H, Owner at Taste Bud Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you Kim for registering an insightful and interesting review. I thoroughly enjoyed the company of the children and happy to know they enjoyed Speed Grazing. Looking forward to you Speed Grazing again. Cheers Loris

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This 5 hour tour around the Swan Valley went by in a blur! It was over before I realised. Even though I have lived in Perth for over ten years, I never really visited the Swan Valley before and this tour showed me the best...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Eliza B
Loris H, Owner at Taste Bud Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Eliza thank you for taking the time to register an amazing review with great detail. I'm always thrilled to learn my guests have enjoyed a delicious experience with memorable moments. Looking forward to you returning perhaps for the morning tour this time. Cheers Loris.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a fabulous day on the Speed Grazing tour with Loris. She was very informative about the attractions of the Swan Valley. She was also very friendly and within minutes has remembered everyone's name on the tour. We left the city on time, the...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Loris H, Owner at Taste Bud Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you Karina for your insightful review. I'm always happy to know my guests enjoyed their Speed Grazing experience and may have uncovered venues to return to in the future. Looking forward to you Speed Grazing again soon. Cheers Loris

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great venues, small intimate group, fantastic host Loris, we had a great day and would highly recommend this tour.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Robyn H
Loris H, Owner at Taste Bud Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks Robyn for your positive review. Looking forward to you perhaps Speed Grazing again. Safe travels …. Loris

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Anyone looking to learn about the local area and try an array of delicious food and drink should definitely give speed grazing a go. Loris is incredibly knowledgeable; able to tell you about Aboriginal practices, the European history of the Swan Valley and the background...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Loris H, Owner at Taste Bud Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you so much for a very insightful review of your Speed Grazing experience. I'm always thrilled when my guests take the time to share their unique culinary experience through our delicious Swan Valley. Looking forward to you grazing with me again soon Elaine. Cheers...More

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MCD1955
3 July 2016|
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Response from Loris H | Property representative |
Depending on whether you join the morning Good Food, Wine & Cider tour or the afternoon Good Food, Wine & Beer tour the venues are totally different. Only Yahava Koffee Works features in both options. The full itinerary... More
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MCD1955
2 July 2016|
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Response from Chee S | Reviewed this property |
Hi MCD1955! We took the morning session tour. 1st venue was Yahava Koffee Works, last stop was Whistler Chocolate. Details check from tastebudtoursDotcomDotau. About 10 min per venue, food tasting in real quick =) If you... More
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coley v
21 March 2016|
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Response from Loris H | Property representative |
Hi Coley V - thank you for your question. There is no minimum age for this tour. Infants (up to 1 year old) must be covered on Public Liability Insurance so there is a minimal $10 charge per child. Children (2-13 yo) are... More
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