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Australia’s Newest Summer Alcohol Releases

Sip through this summer! As the weather heats up, the latest concoctions from around the world and our backyard drop ...
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Weekend with Hemingway Part 23: Gimlet

There are two possible origins for the name of this cocktail: The first is that it is named after a ...
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Australia’s Best Regional Bars

You’d never guess where the best regional bars are. When it comes to a good night out, you need a ...
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Australia’s Best Tequila Bars

One tequila, two tequila, three tequila, more. Made from the heart of the blue agave plant, there’s no denying that ...
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Weekend with Hemingway Part 22: Whisk(e)y/Scotch and Soda

Whether it is whiskey, whisky or scotch depends on where it is from and also where you are from. If ...
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Australia’s Best Whisky Bars

Straight, shaken or stirred. We’ve got something for you. Whisky’s in. But when has it not been? It’s the distilled ...
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The Red Manhattan Project

I’m drinking before dinner on a Tuesday. It’s been that kind of day. Specifically, I’m drinking a Red Manhattan – ...
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A Night With The Wild, Wild, Turkey

I didn’t learn about Wild Turkey Bourbon from drinking it, I learned about it from watching movies. In the 1970s ...
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Australia’s Best Gin Bars

Gin has been the medicinal staple for the past 300 years. Mixed with tonic and you’ve got yourself a fine ...
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Australia’s Exclusive Whisky has Arrived

Are you Australian? Do you love whisky? Well, we’ve got some exciting news for you. It takes almost 20 hours, ...
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Paid Back Two-Fold By Starward Whisky

So, here’s the thing. I went to a high school that took education pretty seriously and entered into a kind ...
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Australia’s Best Rum Bars

Rum has come a long way from being synonymous with pirates. Where are the best rum bars around Australia? Well, ...
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The Whisky Diaries: The GlenDronach Distillery

Shackled with flavour, the Scottish Highlands most favourable whisky reminds us that the valley of consequences never tasted so good. ...
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Beasts of Bourbon

On a Wednesday night, I’m on Oxford Street in Sydney to taste bourbon. I’m not sure if I like bourbon ...
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Five Items You Need For Your Home Bar

It is no secret that here at Hunter and Bligh we enjoy a tipple or two, for what greater pleasure ...
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Best New Cocktail Bars Around the World

The Tales of the Cocktail Foundation have recently released the winners and finalists of their 13th annual Spirited Awards, which ...
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The World’s Most Expensive Whiskies

Have a spare $6,200,000 lying around? If you’ve got a notorious taste for sensational whisky and enjoy a lavish lifestyle, ...
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Bar Patrón Celebrates National Tequila Day

Of course there is something going on at Bar Patrón this National Tequila Day. Sydney’s favourite tequila bar will be ...
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Last Drop Distillers 1971 Blended Scotch Whisky: Review

Too much of a good thing? Not in this small package. In 1971, a whisky was introduced to barrels that ...
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Top 5 Australian Winter Spirits

Spirits aren’t for breaking. They’re for drinking. And the only way to stop winter breaking your spirit is with f̶r̶u̶i̶t̶  ...
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Dry July – What to Drink when you’re not ...

Say cheers to being alcohol free! Dry July is suddenly upon us and for many, taking a sip  step back from ...
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Best Winter Cocktail Releases: Sydney 2019

Sydney, warm up your winter! There’s no doubt that Sydney has an extensive list of bars and restaurants that serve ...
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Slane Irish Whiskey: Slane Fashioned Recipe

A modern take on the classic cocktail. Thought to be founded in the 1880’s in Kentucky, today, the much-beloved bourbon ...
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Tayim: Sydney’s Best Cocktails This Winter

We’re calling it. Tayim’s not-so-tame cocktails are Sydney’s best this winter. The hidden Middle Eastern-inspired bar and restaurant in The ...