Good Food - Chris Shanahan

Chris Shanahan

Wine reviewer

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

Quaffers: Canberra brewers get into the spirit of Christmas

BentSpoke and Zierholz have some great Christmas take-home brews.

Drink | Chris Shanahan | Tue Dec 16 23:45:00 EST 2014

Chris Shanahan wine reviews, December 17

Chris Shanahan wine reviews for Food and Wine magazine, December 17.

Drink | Chris Shanahan | Tue Dec 16 23:00:00 EST 2014

Wine reviews from Chris Shanahan

Chris Shanahan's latest wine picks.

Drink | Chris Shanahan | Sat Dec 13 23:45:00 EST 2014

Chris Shanahan wine reviews, December 10

Chris Shanahan wine reviews for Food and Wine, December 10

Drink | Chris Shanahan | Tue Dec 09 23:45:00 EST 2014

Quaffers: Chris Shanahan beer reviews; and the rise in popularity of zero-alchohol beers

Feral Brewing Co Boris Russian Imperial Stout 330ml

Sales of non-alcoholic beers sales are rising, writes Chris Shanahan.

Drink | Chris Shanahan | Tue Dec 09 23:45:00 EST 2014

Jacob's Creek brings back Barossa Pearl: wine review

Jacob's Creek resurrects its Barossa Pearl, a wine that first hit the scene in the 1950s.

Drink | Chris Shanahan | Sat Dec 06 23:45:00 EST 2014

Canberra's top 10 red wines for 2014

Splash of colour: red wine.

Wine critic Chris Shanahan picks 10 of the best Canberra red wines of 2014.

Top 10 Drink | Chris Shanahan | Tue Dec 02 23:45:00 EST 2014

Canberra wine industry produces top shiraz, riesling in 2014

Champion variety: Local winemakers won awards at this year's Canberra International Riesling Challenge.

Despite nature's harsh dealings, Canberra region's winegrowers continue to produce top-notch riesling and shiraz, writes Chris Shanahan.

Drink | Chris Shanahan | Tue Dec 02 23:45:00 EST 2014

Canberra's top 10 white wines of 2014

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Wine critic Chris Shanahan picks 10 of the best Canberra white wines of 2014.

Top 10 Drink | Chris Shanahan | Tue Dec 02 23:00:00 EST 2014

Wine reviews by Chris Shanahan

Fresh, vibrant fruit flavours, medium body and gentle tannins make Tulloch Pokolbin Dry Red Shiraz 2013 good current drinking.

Drink | Chris Shanahan | Sat Nov 29 23:45:00 EST 2014

Chris Shanahan wine reviews

Chris Shanahan wine reviews for Food and Wine, November 26.

Drink | Chris Shanahan | Tue Nov 25 23:45:00 EST 2014

Quaffers: Don't miss Great Australian Beer Festival

Great Australian Beer Festival is tipped to offer more than 200 craft beers and ciders, writes Chris Shanahan.

Drink | Chris Shanahan | Tue Nov 25 23:00:00 EST 2014

Canberra's beer, brewers and bars in 2014: Chris Shanahan reflects

Ahead of the game: Tracy Margrain and Richard Watkins of BentSpoke Brewing Co.

Canberra's embrace of the global craft-beer phenomenon tightened during 2014.

Drink | Chris Shanahan | Tue Nov 25 19:18:35 EST 2014

Chris Shanahan wine reviews November 19

Chris Shanahan's wine reviews for Food and Wine magazine for November 19.

Drink | Chris Shanahan | Tue Nov 18 23:45:00 EST 2014

Quaffers: Tapping Canberra Beer Week

Organisers of Canberra Beer Week are already planning an even bigger and more varied event next year.

Drink | Chris Shanahan | Tue Nov 18 23:45:00 EST 2014

Chris Shanahan wine reviews November 12

Chris Shanahan wine reviews for Food and Wine, The Canberra Times, November 12.

Drink | Chris Shanahan | Tue Nov 11 23:45:00 EST 2014

Quaffers: 'Gypsy' brewers at Sydney Craft Beer Week

Quaffers: Enthusiasts are flocking to Gypsy Brewer Jamboree, revealing a growing passion for craft beers.

Drink | Chris Shanahan | Tue Nov 11 23:00:00 EST 2014

Quaffers: Tooheys Old and Kent Old Brown tributes

Two old NSW ales are battling on in the world of lager and can be found on tap.

Drink | Chris Shanahan | Tue Nov 04 23:45:00 EST 2014

Chris Shanahan's wine reviews for 11th November

Chris Shanahan's wine reviews for 11th November

Drink | Chris Shanahan | Sat Nov 01 00:00:00 EST 2014

Quaffers: ACT second in Australian Amateur brewing competition

Shirt-fronting amber ale: Yeastie Boys

Victoria narrowly beat ACT at this year's Australian Amateur brewing championship at Braddon's BentSpoke.

Drink | Chris Shanahan | Wed Oct 22 14:06:46 EST 2014