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Australian Home Brewing Conference comes to Canberra


Hundreds of amateur brewers will attend the Australian Home Brewing Conference, which starts in Canberra on October 16.

Drink | Natasha Rudra | Tue Oct 14 13:25:26 EST 2014

The best time to drink your morning coffee

Coffee at Two Chaps.

Every coffee drinker knows that caffeine is addictive. But how exactly does it work?

Drink | Matt Holden | Tue Oct 14 00:00:00 EST 2014

Nicolas Feuillatte Champagne is No.1 in France for good reason

Nicolas Feuillatte champagne

A champagne created in 1976 by part-time Sydney resident Nicolas Feuillatte is now the No.1 seller in France.

Drink | Huon Hooke | Mon Oct 13 00:00:00 EST 2014

Sydney's Redoak Brewery on top of the world

David Holloak.

In the space of two-and-a-half weeks, a small Sydney brewery has won three top international trophies, competing against more than 700 rigorously selected beers from around the world, and was named...

Drink | Jacqui Taffel | Wed Oct 08 00:15:00 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

Coffee habits are shaped by your genes, research finds

One cup or two? Whether you reach for another cup depends on your DNA.

Whether you reach for another cup or hold back depends on your genes, research shows.

Drink | Nicole Ostrow | Tue Oct 07 19:27:59 EST 2014

Quaffers: 3km beer pipeline in Belgium planned


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

Craft breweries a growing business in Australia

Doug Brooke of Brookes Beer in Bendigo.

Australia, it seems, is steadily being redefined, not by its iconic draughts, nor even its wines, but by its hand-made beers.

Drink | Andrew Masterson | Sun Oct 05 00:15:00 EST 2014

How to pick a pinot: a beginner's guide to pinot noir

Pinot noir.

Wine nerds geek out about the versatile varietal's unique beauty, but what exactly is the deal with pinot?

Drink | Rob Moran | Fri Oct 03 13:00:13 EST 2014

Where to celebrate Oktoberfest 2014 in Sydney


Charge your stein and tuck into a pork knuckle at these venues around Sydney.

Drink | Rob Moran | Wed Oct 01 10:00:00 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

Mugshot: Australia's first specialty pods road test

Coffee pods.

Choosing the right coffee capsules.

Drink | Matt Holden | Tue Sep 30 00:00:00 EST 2014

Oxfam launches coffee pod range

Matt Holden puts Oxfam's new capsule coffee range to the test: both for taste and environmental friendliness.

Drink | Matt Holden | Mon Sep 29 09:56:04 EST 2014

Hunter Valley Wine Show and Hunter Valley Boutique Wine Show reveal impressive 2014 vintage

Matt Burton

Thanks to perfect ripening conditions in the Hunter Valley, winemakers are declaring 2014 a year to remember.

Drink | Huon Hooke | Mon Sep 29 00:00:00 EST 2014

Three cocktails bartenders hate to make


Our top mixologists reveal their most despised concoctions, whether shaken, stirred or muddled.

Drink | Rob Moran | Thu Sep 25 09:15:00 EST 2014

Capital Wines Gundaroo Riesling wins top award at Canberra Wine Show 2014

Wine judging.

A "racy" riesling has taken out top honours at the ActewAGL Canberra Wine Show.

Drink | Natasha Rudra | Wed Sep 24 20:15:00 EST 2014

Redoak's Chateau Sour awarded Champion Bottled Beer at Sydney Royal Beer and Cider Show

Redoak master brewer David Hollyoak in Redoak Boutique Beer Cafe, Sydney.

Sydney craft brewing company wins top bottled beer award at the Sydney Royal Beer and Cider Show.

Drink | Callan Boys | Wed Sep 24 16:27:42 EST 2014

Quaffers: Craft beer bucks mainstream trend


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

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