The Australian Spirits Guide & Interview with Luke McCarthy

The Australian Spirits Guide

To Australian spirit enthusiasts – and this humble scribe who’s been documenting the rise of Australian spirits since the early days – the thought of travelling around Australia visiting craft distilleries and tasting their spirits seems like a dream job. That’s what Luke McCarthy, author of the soon to be …

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Short Break

Palmer & Co Summer Cocktails

Gourmantic is taking a short break  while we attend Sydney Bar Week. We’ll be back online on Friday 23 September 2016. In the meantime, follow us on Instagram for all the updates during the Bar Week events. On Tuesday 20 September, we will be live tweeting the winners from the …

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delicious. Produce Awards 2016 Winners

delicious. Produce Awards 2016 Winners

The delicious. Produce Awards were held last night at the Pier One Sydney Harbour Hotel in Walsh Bay with Carla Meurs and Ann-Marie Monda of Holy Goat Cheese from Victoria taking out Producer of The Year. A new award, In the Bottle, honouring artisan distillers and brewers was given to Peter Bignell …

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Amaro di Angostura launches in Australia

Amaro di Angostura

Named Tales of the Cocktail Spirited Awards’ Best New Spirit or Cocktail Ingredient in 2015, Amaro di Angostura has launched in Australia this week with Global Ambassador Daniyel Jones. Daniyel Jones Amaro means bitter in Italian and belongs to a category that is gaining popularity in bars and home bars. …

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