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: 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

Chris Shanahan wine reviews October 22

Chris Shanahan wine reviews October 22 for Food and Wine.

Drink | Chris Shanahan | Tue Oct 21 23:45:00 EST 2014

Quaffers: The world's beer thirst shows no sign of abating

Quaffers: Figures reveal a growing thirst in the world's beer market, writes Chris Shanahan.

Drink | Chris Shanahan | Tue Oct 21 23:00:00 EST 2014

Quaffers: Stone and Wood's new Heart Breaker

Byron Bay's Stone and Wood brewery released its fourth ale under the Mash Collective label: Heart Breaker.

Drink | Chris Shanahan | Tue Oct 14 23:45:00 EST 2014

Chris Shanahan's wine reviews, October 8

Chris Shanahan wine reviews for Food and Wine edition of October 8.

Drink | Chris Shanahan | Tue Oct 07 23:45:00 EST 2014

Quaffers: 3km beer pipeline in Belgium planned

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A Belgian brewer plans to build a three-kilometre beer pipeline to reduce truck traffic in the mediaeval city of Bruges.

Drink | Chris Shanahan | Tue Oct 07 15:18:00 EST 2014

Chris Shanahan wine reviews October 14

Chris Shanahan's wine reviews.

Drink,National | Chris Shanahan | Mon Oct 06 13:47:48 EST 2014

Chris Shanahan wine reviews October 1

Chris Shanahan wine reviews for Food and Wine magazine, October 1, 2014

Drink | Chris Shanahan | Tue Sep 30 23:45:00 EST 2014

Quaffers: Napoleone family turns to brewing

The Yarra Valley family have added beer making to their wine and cider enterprises.

Drink | Chris Shanahan | Tue Sep 30 23:00:00 EST 2014

Quaffers: Craft beer bucks mainstream trend

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Drinkers are savouring more craft brews as consumption of mainstream beer declines.

Drink | Chris Shanahan | Tue Sep 23 23:45:00 EST 2014

Quaffers: Pikes dives into grain

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Clare Valley winemaker Pikes plans to open a brewery alongside its wine cellars in December.

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

Quaffers: Jerry Schwartz's gift of beer to Canberra

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The Sydney brewer holds his head high alongside Canberra's own craft brewers.

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

Quaffers: Craft brewers on rise

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Quaffers: There's a growing band of brewers tapping into the craft scene.

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

Zierholz may move to Kingston

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Quaffers: Brewer Christoph Zierholz hopes to move his Fyshwick brewery and bar to Kingston.

Drink | Chris Shanahan | Tue Aug 26 23:45:00 EST 2014

Quaffers: Brewers use Adelaide Botanic Garden's barley

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Quaffers: Adelaide brewers tap into Botanic Garden's limited supply of barley.

Food News | Chris Shanahan | Tue Aug 19 23:45:00 EST 2014

Quaffers: Matso's beers sampled in Broome

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A trip to Kimberley revealed welcome brews that are perfect after a long dusty drive.

Drink | Chris Shanahan | Tue Aug 12 23:45:00 EST 2014

Quaffers: Chris Shanahan beer reviews, July 30

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The Wig and Pen brewpub brewpub is set to secure a new address.

Drink | Chris Shanahan | Mon Jul 28 00:15:00 EST 2014

Quaffers: Chris Shanahan beer review

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Continuing usual practice, Coopers releases its latest extra strong vintage ale.

Drink | Chris Shanahan | Tue Jul 15 13:14:00 EST 2014

Quaffers: Chris Shanahan beer reviews

Top quality: Hawthorn Premium Pale Ale.

The US's home to perhaps the biggest, most diverse, fast-growing craft beer industry also makes some of the plainest, large-volume beers imaginable.

Drink | Chris Shanahan | Mon Jul 14 16:19:42 EST 2014

Cider challenges pre-mixed drinks

The number of Australians drinking cider has risen dramatically, writes Chris Shanahan.

Drink | Chris Shanahan | Mon Jun 30 11:52:20 EST 2014