The Almond Train, McLaren Vale

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The Almond Train is a 1920's train carriage located near The Shiraz Trail on the old Willunga line in the heart of McLaren Vale. The Almond Train has become an iconic tourist attraction in McLaren Vale delighting young and old for more than twenty five years. We conduct free daily tastings of the regions finest gourmet almonds, olive oils, dukkah, sauces, chutneys and jams. Our gourmet pantry has a wide selection of accompaniments and is a must see for the gourmet traveler.

The Almond Train offers a vast selection of flavoured almonds, gourmet foods, old fashioned lollies, local crafts, gifts, quality Australiana, souvenirs and more. We also specialise in gift baskets for all occasions - birthdays, anniversaries or corporate appreciation gifts. Why not let us send a unique gourmet gift basket for you next time you want to spoil that special someone. We are open Monday-Friday, Sunday from 10am until 4:30pm. Telephone or email your order and we will ship your order promptly. We ship worldwide.

Just a 40 minute drive south of Adelaide on South Australia's spectacular Fleurieu Peninsula, The Almond Train is a must see when visiting the McLaren Vale region. Be sure to include The Almond Train on your itinerary next time you visit the regions award winning wineries and restaurants.
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  • Awesome shop within a railway carriage. On offer is a range of gift-ware and locally produced products such as Olives, Almonds (Raw and coated), honey and confectionery.  more »
  • Great converted century only carriage to a sweets shop. Not only almonds but marmalade’s, chutneys, chocolates, honey and a myriad other cute presents it take home. Not to be confused with the...  more »
  • Great little place, Awesome little mix of assorted almonds and home and local made items. Great place to visit. A little pricey for some of the little bags of almonds but due to their high quality and freshness - it's worth it.
  • So many tasty nuts selection. the shop decoration is also very unique.

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