Category: drinks

The Plus Ones’ Shortlist for May Events

It can be hard to get motivated to go out when the air’s this crisp, but Melbourne — you sure aren’t slowing down on the event front this month! Dig out your winter clothes, throw on a scarf and beanie,…

Gauchito Gil’s World Malbec Day 2017

Gauchito Gil is considered the Argentinian Robin Hood, and Malbecs are Argentinian red wines. Pair the two together, and you get Gauchito Gil’s World Malbec Day. Hosted by Bottle Shop Concepts, and held at the Meat Market in North Melbourne,…

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‘High Spirits’ Party – Australian Distilled Spirits Awards

The Australian spirits industry is growing by leaps and bounds. Recognising the excellence in this industry is the Australian Distilled Spirits Awards, hosted by the Royal Agricultural Society of Victoria. As it happens, when awards showcase the best spirits from…

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Johnnie Walker’s Penthouse Grand Prix Party

The Johnnie Walker Grand Prix Penthouse Party was definitely a place to be seen. Held at the Emerson, the guests walking the black carpet and posing at the media wall were being snapped. Scotch Whisky Cocktails from Johnnie Walker were…

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Melbourne Food and Wine Festival 2017 – The Flowing Bowl

Punch Bowls are back with a vengeance at The Flowing Bowl as part of the Melbourne Food and Wine festival 2017. Cocktail consultant Shaun Byrne made a splash at this sold out event in conjunction with  Enoteca Sileno. Tonight, I…

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Top 10 Events in Melbourne April 2017: Dates for your Diary

April is shaping up to be a jam packed month! Have a look at our Top 10 to see what to scribble in your diaries. Whether it’s indulging in burgers and beer at Meatstock, raving at Transgenre, or sipping on red wine…

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The Moat brings back the ‘Weekday Dinner and a Show’

Melbourne has a reputation for its hidden secrets. With endless laneways and seemingly hidden venues, it seems like every happy hour and evening on the town is ripe with surprises. This week was no different, as my friends and I…