Chris Shanahan

Chris Shanahan

Wine reviewer

Chris Shanahan is a wine and beer judge, former liquor retailer and freelance writer. chrisshanahan.com

Wine reviews from Chris Shanahan

Heartland Langhorne Creek Dolcetto and Lagrein 2013 $20–$22

Drink | Chris Shanahan | Sat May 30 23:45:00 EST 2015

Quaffers: Reviews of Killer Sprocket and Holgate Brewhouse brews

Chris Shanahan's beer news, and reviews of Killer Sprocket's Hey Juniper and Holgate Brewhouse's Nut Brown Ale.

Drink | Chris Shanahan | Tue May 26 23:45:00 EST 2015

Chris Shanahan: Six wine varieties you've probably never tasted in Canberra

Chris Shanahan reveals six wine varieties, which have six different winemakers and are from five different regions for this week's wine reviews beginning May 27.

Drink | Chris Shanahan | Tue May 26 23:45:00 EST 2015

Wine reviews from Chris Shanahan - Bowen Estate, Zeppelin and Heartland

Bowen Estate Coonawarra Cabernet Sauvignon 2013 $28.49-$35

Drink | Chris Shanahan | Sat May 23 23:45:00 EST 2015

Chris Shanahan wine reviews, May 20

Chris Shanahan's wine of the week is Ross Hill Pinnacle Series Shiraz 2013.

Drink | Chris Shanahan | Tue May 19 23:45:00 EST 2015

Quaffers: Reviews of Stone Beer, Return of the Dread

Chris Shanahan's beer news, and reviews of Stone and Wood's Limited Release Stone Beer, and Little Creatures Return of the Dread Domestic Stout.

Drink | Chris Shanahan | Tue May 19 23:45:00 EST 2015

Wine reviews from Chris Shanahan

Coriole McLaren Vale Sangiovese 2013 $22–$25

Drink | Chris Shanahan | Sat May 16 23:45:00 EST 2015

Chris Shanahan: Canberra and district wine reviews, May 13

Chris Shanahan reviews a bunch of Canberra gems and his wine of the week is the Clonakilla Pinot Noir 2014.

Drink | Chris Shanahan | Tue May 12 23:45:00 EST 2015

Quaffers: Batlow's CiderFest has core element - fun

Chris Shanahan on Batlow's CiderFest and reviews of Mornington Peninsula Brewery Sorachi and Maisel's Dunkel Hefe Weissbier.

Drink | Chris Shanahan | Tue May 12 23:45:00 EST 2015

Chris Shanahan wine reviews, May 6

Chris Shanahan's wine of the week is Sevenhill Cellars Inigo Riesling 2014.

Drink | Chris Shanahan | Tue May 05 23:45:00 EST 2015

Quaffers: Reviews of Wig and Pen Velvet Cream stout, Weihenstephaner Kristall Weissbier

Chris Shanahan samples a creamy smooth stout and a fresh a zesty Bavarian-style wheat beer.

Drink | Chris Shanahan | Tue May 05 23:45:00 EST 2015

Quaffers: Wig and Pen's new brews raise the bar in Canberra

Quaffers: Reviews of Wig and Pen's latest offerings Duck a l'Orange and Backnow Extra Special Bitter.

Drink | Chris Shanahan | Tue Apr 28 23:45:00 EST 2015

Chris Shanahan wine reviews, April 29

Chris Shanahan's wine of the week is Turkey Flat Mataro 2014, Barossa Valley, South Australia.

Drink | Chris Shanahan | Tue Apr 28 23:45:00 EST 2015

Chris Shanahan: Top drops for April 26

Chris Shanahan's review of three wines for The Canberra Times' Relax magazine.

Drink | Chris Shanahan | Sat Apr 25 23:45:00 EST 2015

Chris Shanahan wine reviews, April 22

Chris Shanahan's wine of the week is Penfolds Bin 150 Marananga Shiraz 2012.

Drink | Chris Shanahan | Tue Apr 21 23:45:00 EST 2015

Quaffers reviews: Yeastie Boys, Burleigh Brewing

Chris Shanahan reviews Yeastie Boys White Noise White Ale and Burleigh Brewing 28 Pale Ale.

Drink | Chris Shanahan | Tue Apr 21 23:45:00 EST 2015

Wine reviews from Chris Shanahan

Chris Shanahan opens three bottles of wine for review.

Drink | Chris Shanahan | Sat Apr 18 23:45:00 EST 2015

Chris Shanahan wine reviews, April 15

Chris Shanahan's wine of the week is Mitchell McNicol Shiraz 2006.

Drink | Chris Shanahan | Tue Apr 14 23:45:00 EST 2015

Quaffers: Murrays Punch and Judy Ale, Cavalier Courage Blonde Ale

Cavalier Courage Blonde Ale.

Chris Shanahan reviews Murrays Punch & Judy Ale and Cavalier Courage Blonde Ale.

Drink | Chris Shanahan | Thu Apr 09 16:05:42 EST 2015

Wine reviews from Chris Shanahan

Loire Valley Sauvignon Blanc 2013 (Aldi) $7.99

Drink | Chris Shanahan | Sat Apr 04 23:45:00 EST 2015