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August 26, 2014 |
Top 10 Australian Craft Spirits

The Australian craft spirit industry is undergoing a revolution. Whether it’s whisky from Queensland, sloe gin from Tasmania or rum from Western Australia, interest in local brands is growing among consumers with several bars stocking and promoting quality local craft spirits. Here at Gourmantic, we have always been big fans of the local craft industry, [...]

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Drinks

August 25, 2014 |
The Lost Distillery: Auchnagie, Stratheden & Gerston Whisky

The Lost Distillery is a name that evokes the romance of times past with a dose of nostalgia for the olden times. In the last 100 years, several distilleries have closed down in Scotland due to several reasons including world wars, loss of demand and resources. In 1925, 124 Scottish distilleries were in existence whereas [...]

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Drinks

August 14, 2014 |
Sullivans Cove Whisky Masterclass

When your whisky wins the World’s Best Single Malt Whisky at the 2014 World Whiskies Awards, you can expect to pack a full house at an industry wine event. Sullivans Cove Whisky Speaking at a masterclass held at the annual 3 Winos event, Sullivans Cove Marketing Manager, Bert Cason had a captive audience, everyone eagerly [...]

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Drinks, Reviews

August 11, 2014 |
Jacob’s Creek Double Barrel Shiraz & Cabernet Sauvignon

We often drink whisky that has been finished in wine barrels, be it port, Madeira or Sauterne casks. Jacob’s Creek has turned the practice on its head, finishing its Jacob’s Creek Double Barrel wines in casks that have previously held whisky. Jacob’s Creek Double Barrel The range consists of Jacob’s Creek Double Barrel Barossa Shiraz [...]

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Drinks, Events, Food

August 6, 2014 |
The 3 Winos

The 3 Winos – Combined Wines, Winestock and World Wine Estates – held their annual trade showcase presenting their vast range of local and international wines and champagnes. The event took place at the Four Seasons Hotel in Sydney with day-long tastings, a masterclass and a wine clinic. Photography © by Gourmantic – Copyright: All [...]

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Drinks

July 30, 2014 |
Balvenie 14 YO Caribbean Cask

The Balvenie 14 YO Caribbean Cask launched in Sydney to the beat of a steel kettle drum at The Cuban Place / Parke Davis in the CBD. Photography © by Kevin Burke for Gourmantic – Copyright: All rights reserved. The new expression was presented by James Buntin, Balvenie Ambassador at the intimate event. Bottled at [...]

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