Ardbeg Day 2014 & Auriverdes

Ardbeg Day 2014 Fi’Islay Cocktail

Ardbeg Day. That long anticipated yearly event finally arrived on the weekend with Australia being one of the first to celebrate around the globe. Debuting in Sydney in 2012 with the Islay-lympics, last year saw the archaeologically-themed Ardbog Day and 2014 brought a timely World Cup theme with football games …

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Opera Bar’s Garden of Neon for Vivid Live

Opera Bar Garden of Neon

Sydney’s Opera Bar has been transformed into a Garden of Neon for the duration of Vivid Live. Photography © by Gourmantic – Copyright: All rights reserved. Occupying a prime position facing the Harbour Bridge and the Sydney Opera House to one side, Opera Bar’s has been transformed into a lush garden …

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Great Australian Reds with Gourmet Traveller Wine

Great Australian Reds

Home Food & Wine Weekend launched on Friday 23 May at Westfield Bondi Junction with events over three days hosted by leading lifestyle magazines including Belle, Australian Gourmet Traveller and Gourmet Traveller Wine. Great Australian Reds at Home Food & Wine Weekend Renowned wine expert, Ned Goodwin MW and Judy …

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Suntory Whisky: Yamazaki, Hakushu & Hibiki

Mike Miyamoto, Suntory Whisky Global BrandAmbassador

Suntory Whisky launched a new range of whiskies into the Australian market at an elegant soirée held at Sydney’s Art Gallery of NSW with a special tasting led by Hiroyoshi (Mike) Miyamoto, Suntory Whisky Global Brand Ambassador. Photography © by Kevin Burke for Gourmantic – Copyright: All rights reserved. Like …

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The Whisky Show 2014 in Review

Whisky Show 2014

The first of the three Sydney whisky shows for 2014 was held on World Whisky Day which marked the return of the World of Whisky’s Whisky Show for the third year in a row. Three four-hour sessions were held over two consecutive days but this time, the event was moved …

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