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Chris Shanahan wine reviews, February 4

Chris Shanahan wine reviews for Food & Wine, February 4.

Drink | Chris Shanahan | Tue Feb 03 23:45:00 EST 2015

The NSW wine all-stars

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From the Hunter Valley to Tumbarumba, Huon Hooke picks the best wines in the state.

Drink | Huon Hooke | Tue Feb 03 00:00:00 EST 2015

Wood-fired coffee roasted the old way

Coffee beans, roasted using woodfire, are again available in Melbourne.

Modern technology is spurned in favour of the senses when coffee is roasted the old way in Westgarth.

Drink | Matt Holden | Tue Feb 03 00:00:00 EST 2015

Quaffers: Wig and Pen returns at Llewellyn Hall

Photo: Monkeys

Chris Shanahan reviews Wig and Pen Thousand Monkeys Hefeweizen and Cooper's Pale Ale.

Drink | Chris Shanahan | Tue Jan 27 23:45:00 EST 2015

Chris Shanahan wine reviews, January 28: Cheers to the New Year

Delamere Naissante Pinot Noir 2012, Tamar Valley, Tasmania

Chris Shanahan wine reviews for Food & Wine, January 28.

Drink | Chris Shanahan | Tue Jan 27 23:45:00 EST 2015

The 2015 Wine Honours List

Raise a glass to Australia's winemakers.

Here's our Post-Australia Day Honours List, recognising the special contribution of our wines, and the people behind them, to our great nation.

Drink | Jeni Port | Tue Jan 27 00:00:00 EST 2015

Photo exhibition reveals a year in the life of Grange

Wine of the world: A bottle of Grange against the New York skyline.

A new book and exhibition traces the story of Australia's most reputable wine.

Drink | Mary Ward | Mon Jan 26 12:55:40 EST 2015

Chris Shanahan's wine reviews

Mt Monster Limestone Coast Shiraz 2013 $13–$16

Drink | Chris Shanahan | Sat Jan 24 23:45:00 EST 2015

BentSpoke Brewing Co is reviving a Ned Kelly era beer for Australia Day | Good Food

An ale that dates back to Ned Kelly's time has been revived in Canberra

A beer that dates back to the Ned Kelly era is being brought back to life by BentSpoke brewery in time for Australia Day.

Drink | Natasha Rudra | Fri Jan 23 17:34:24 EST 2015

Wig and Pen opens at ANU

Wig & Pen owner Lachlan McOmish has a drink at the new venue.

The Wig and Pen opened its doors officially in its new home at the Australian National University's Llewellyn Hall

Drink | Natasha Rudra | Wed Jan 21 09:26:14 EST 2015

Quaffers: Craft beer booms in the US

Chris Shanahan reviews of Prickly Moses Blueberry Hefeweizen and 2 Brothers Growler American Brown Ale.

Drink | Chris Shanahan | Tue Jan 20 23:45:00 EST 2015

Chris Shanahan wine reviews, January 21

Chris Shanahan wine reviews for Food & Wine, January 21.

Drink | Chris Shanahan | Tue Jan 20 23:45:00 EST 2015

Mugshot road-tests Vittoria's Espressotoria Capino capsule coffee machine

Vitorria coffee has ventured into the coffee capsule machine market.

Sydney-based roaster Vittoria ventures into the capsule coffee machine market.

Drink | Matt Holden | Tue Jan 20 00:00:00 EST 2015

Fernet-Branca fans bestow bitter liqueur cult status

Hanky Panky cocktail.

Want to give those jaded taste buds a thrill? Sip some Fernet-Branca.

Drink | Michael Harden | Tue Jan 20 00:00:00 EST 2015

Wine reviews from Chris Shanahan

De Bortoli Vinoque Yarra Valley Sangiovese 2013

Drink | Chris Shanahan | Sat Jan 17 23:45:00 EST 2015

Quaffers: Six String Brewing Co nails it

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Reviews of Six String Brewing Co Pale Ale and Dark Red IPA.

Drink | | Tue Jan 13 23:45:00 EST 2015

Chris Shanahan's wine reviews: summer picks for every palate

Chris Shanahan samples barbecue-friendly reds, whites and bubblies from near and far.

Drink | Chris Shanahan | Tue Jan 13 23:45:00 EST 2015

What's in a coffee name - gesha or geisha?

Coffee geeks have named beans grown in Panama the world's best coffee. But even the experts can't agree on how to spell the name.

Drink | Matt Holden | Mon Jan 12 23:30:00 EST 2015

Best rose wines for 2015

Jeni Port shares her top rose picks.

Get in the pink with Jeni Port's picks.

Drink | Jeni Port | Mon Jan 12 23:12:15 EST 2015

How to make a mojito

A Mojito from The Cuban Place.

Learn how to wow your dinner party guests with a homemade mojito.

Drink | Mary Ward | Mon Jan 12 11:03:08 EST 2015