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August 20, 2014 |
Interview with Jared Brown, Sipsmith Gin Master Distiller

It’s not every morning you find yourself at your favourite local café talking gin, martinis and cocktails with one of the world’s most respected drinks historians, underwear model, book publisher and Master Distiller of Sipsmith Gin. In this interview, Jared Brown discusses the early years, the inspiration behind Sipsmith VJOP, the elements that make a [...]

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Interviews

July 22, 2014 |
Bartender Profile: Luke Redington

From beginnings in surveying to co-owning one of the most popular bars in Sydney, presenting Luke Redington in our Bartender Profile series. Luke Redington at Hello Sailor – Photo © Kevin Burke Tell us a little about yourself, your family and where you grew up. I come from a mixed background, father’s side is Scottish [...]

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Drinks, Interviews

July 3, 2014 |
Tullamore DEW Irish Whiskey & Interview with John Quinn

John Quinn, Global Brand Ambassador of Tullamore DEW visited Sydney recently and hosted a deconstruction blending session and tasting of the Irish Whiskey. Held at the intimate setting of the Lock’n at The Potting Shed in The Grounds Alexandria, John Quinn announced the opening of a new distillery in the town of Tullamore, bringing back [...]

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Interviews

July 1, 2014 |
Bartender Profile: Tom Bulmer

When he’s not spreading the love of rum around the country, he’s consulting around the globe. Meet Tom Bulmer, President of the Rum Club in our Bartender Profile series. Tom Bulmer at Rematch Beeyatch 2012 – Photo © by Kevin Burke Tell us a little about yourself, your family and where you grew up. I [...]

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Drinks, Interviews

June 23, 2014 |
Women in Whisky: The Girl from Glenlivet, The Ambassador & The Writer

Introduction Whisky has been traditionally the domain of men but a lot has changed in recent years. In this interview, we have the pleasure of featuring three women from Australia’s whisky industry. “Old world” whisky meets “new world” whisky over an in-depth discussion with our own whisky writer as the women share their diverse backgrounds and [...]

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Drinks, Interviews

June 17, 2014 |
Glengoyne 25 yo Whisky & Interview with Jonathan Scott

Glengoyne Single Malt Scotch Whisky has recently released a 25 yo expression into the Australian market. Visiting Australia, Jonathan Scott, Area Director Asia Pacific at Ian Macleod Distillers hosted a whisky tasting and lunch at the Glenguin Estate in the Hunter Valley. Legally established in 1833, Glengoyne is located in the Highlands at the foot [...]

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