Category: drinks

Raise A Glass for World Gin Day

What were you up to on the 11th of June, also known as World Gin Day? I was lucky enough to be trying Citadelle’s new gin: Jardin d’été. The story behind the gin is especially romantic. It is inspired by…

La Cabra – Mexican With a Twist

Launching in the middle of the pandemic, La Cabra has endured their fair share of challenges, but their constant focus on quality food and friendly service have brought them through the other side of the pandemic thriving. We’ve seen La…

Rinky Dink ice skating at Rising Festival

Rising Turns Up The Heat This Winter

After a devastating false start last year due to a snap lockdown, Rising is back with a huge lineup of art, music, food and performance across Melbourne. Three years in the making, the full program is packed full of exciting and…

Become a Student of Spells and Potions at The Wizard’s Den

Calling all aspiring witches, wizards, Harry Potter fans and mixologists alike…put your potion mixing skills to the test in a fun (and tasty) way at the Wizard’s Den. Part theatre show, part escape room, part cocktail making class, The Wizard’s…

Plates of food

Fable Melbourne launches their first winter menu

It’s easy to see why Melbourne’s glorious rooftop bar Fable was such a success when it launched late this summer. Delicious food, great drinks and unmatched views of the CBD had eager city dwellers lining up to visit. With winter…

Touch Sensitive rocks Live on the Lanes at Strike

Live on the Lanes is back in a big way at Strike. Extra special guest, Touch Sensitive, made sure the entire dancefloor was shaking their pins with no-one spared! After a three-year hiatus due to everyone’s least favourite C-word, Strike…

Umbra bar Fitzroy

Umbra Vegan Bar Welcomes Superstar Chefs

Fitzroy’s Brunswick Street has been the go-to place for delicious vegan and vegetarian food for decades. In that tradition, Umbra Bar (meaning shade) has launched a cozy new late night bar and eatery boasting locally sourced food, a 100% plant based…

Rocco’s Bologna Discoteca Dishes Up Italian Food with Flair

Rocco’s Bologna Discoteca was born out of a lockdown pop-up passion project. Emilio Scalzo and Zoë Rubino collaborated with head chef Josh Fry to serve meatball subs for takeaway from their Gertrude Street bistro Poodle. In the process they created…

Connie’s Italian Diner & Rooftop Terrazza Opens in Melbourne

Authentic Italian cuisine and down-home Italian hospitality have landed on Russel Street with the launch of Connie’s Diner. Originally established in 2017 as Connie’s Pizza as part of Melbourne’s favourite rock n roll bar Heartbreaker, owners Michael and Zara Madrusan…