Melba’s Ultimate Hot Chocolate Recipe

May 21, 2019

Looking to create our famous Hot Chocolate from the comfort of your own home? Now you can! The Melba’s team have put together our Classic Hot Chocolate Recipe, so everyone can have a taste of Melba’s. Follow along to recreate the deliciousness captured by the Melba’s team in every cupful of Hot Chocolate.  Ingredients 350mL Milk 80g […]

Mother’s Day in the Adelaide Hills!

May 8, 2019

Looking for something to do with Mum this Mother’s Day? With only a few days left to plan, our team put their thinking caps on and came up with some musts if you’re stuck… Head for the Hills Grab a picnic, rug up and head for the Adelaide Hills. Why not check out the magnificent […]

Winter in the Adelaide Hills

May 1, 2019

Discover the wonderful Adelaide Hills this winter and indulge in some of SA’s most iconic locations. If you’re stuck for things to do, check out our teams top picks for the cooler months in our neck of the woods… Warm up in front of a quintessential pub fire There’s nothing more wintery then warming up […]

Celebrate Easter in the Adelaide Hills!

March 27, 2019

Head to the Adelaide Hills this Easter and indulge in your favourite chocolates. With so much to see and do, you won’t want to miss out… Our Melba’s Team are gearing up for the Easter long weekend, and can’t wait to welcome everyone to our factory. With family-fun set for four days, head to Melba’s […]

Celebrate Easter with the famous Chocolate Bilby

March 13, 2019

Melba’s Chocolates has a long history with the Australian Easter Bilby, and we’re always thrilled to share our part of the Chocolate Bilby’s inception… The Bilby is a shy, nocturnal marsupial, previously found across large areas of Australia. However, over the past 100 years, due to competition for food with farm livestock and the introduction […]

Celebrate Easter with your Melba’s Favourites!

March 6, 2019

Easter is a wonderful time to indulge in your favourite chocolate creations. With a wide variety at our Woodside factory, you’re spoilt for choice when it comes to Easter Egg Hunts. Discover our top picks… Chocolate Bilby There’s nothing more Australian than the Chocolate Easter Bilby! The best part is, it was here at our […]

Melba’s Fun All Year Round

February 21, 2019

When did you last take a trip to the picturesque Adelaide Hills? Located in Woodside, our factory is an iconic destination for families and couples alike. This week, we rediscover some of our favourite past times at our eclectic factory and why we love working here every day… Experiences When it comes to a chocolate […]

Festival Season kicks off!

February 14, 2019

South Australia is alive this February and March with the Adelaide Fringe, WOMADelaide and so many more fun events. The best part is, you’ll be able to experience these right here in the Adelaide Hills! Check out our top picks… Adelaide Fringe is here! Having started on the 15th February and running till the 17th March, […]

Spread the Love this February

February 6, 2019

Valentine’s Day is right around the corner, and there’s never been a better time to spoil the love of your life. Don’t stick to the usual flowers and chocolates, why not explore the offerings of the Adelaide Hills? With so much to see, do and eat, there’s never been a better time… Grab a bite […]

The History behind our Cooling Tunnel

January 31, 2019

Melba’s Chocolates is famous for producing Aussie chocolate and confectionery favourites using age-old equipment and machinery. And our delicious chocolate-coated treats are no different… Our Cooling Tunnel has an interesting history, and one that not many people would know. In the early 90’s, Graeme Foristal, our Founder, was in the market for a tunnel that […]