Category: drinks

Winestyle Autumn Wine Market at The Botanical

Is there anything better than wine tasting with a side of barbecue? I certainly could not think of many things I would rather pair on a Saturday afternoon. The Botanical was the perfect place to do so as they hosted Winestyle’s…

2 Brothers Beer Hall Launch Party

Beer lovers of the South assemble! I am about to introduce you to your new local. In the quiet, unsuspecting back streets of Moorabbin resides 2 Brothers Brewery – a New York City style beer hall boasting character, 10+ beers and…

World Class Cocktail Week: Cocktail To Canapé @ Section 8

Section 8 has been a Melbourne institution for as long as I can remember. The space is incredible, its laneway parties are epic, and their DJ line-ups can’t really be beat for a casual Sunday session — some may even…

The Appleton Trail with Appleton Estate rum

Bringing a touch of Jamaica to Melbourne, Appleton Estate’s Appleton Trail is popping up at three different bars in April. What’s on offer? Rum-based cocktails, Jamaican food, and Caribbean vibes. Melbourne loves nothing more than a pop-up, so the idea…

World Class Cocktail Week: Brew Detective at Nieuw Amsterdam

Do you like tea?  Do you like drinking cocktails? Ever tried mixing them together? Nieuw Amsterdam combined our two favorite beverages at their Brew Detective event, part of Melbourne’s World Class Cocktail Week. Think of it as a tea party for grown ups—but with…

Chandon in the City comes to The Emerson’s rooftop

I like it when people undersell events. It’s an old business equation: under promise + over deliver = happy clients. I think the team implemented the equation for this experience, not that the under promise was anything to be scoffed…

VIP whisky tastings with The Whisky Co.

My ephemeral history as a whisky drinker only lasted about four hours, on a night train from Edinburgh to London. The fatal combination of generous sips straight from the uber-priced bottle of Scotch and good old motion sickness had me…