Wine lovers are raising a glass to Penfolds' decision to bring forward the release of its latest Grange and other premium labels.
Drink | | Thu Jun 26 21:31:00 EST 2014
Lovedale Lager wins a gong at the recent Australian International Beer Awards.
Drink | Chris Shanahan | Wed Jun 25 11:32:01 EST 2014
When pouring wine, is it correct to hold a wine bottle by its base with your thumb in the indentation? I see waiters do this but when I try it I'm not confident about my grip.
Drink | Wine agony aunt | Tue Jun 24 03:00:00 EST 2014
Toby Smith, the man who puts the Toby in Toby's Estate, is taking on the world and winning. There are now flagship Toby's Estate cafes in New York, Singapore and the Philippines (as well as Sydney,...
Drink | Callan Boys | Tue Jun 24 03:00:00 EST 2014
Plungers helped reintroduce Australians to drinking real (i.e. not instant) coffee at home.
Drink | Matt Holden | Tue Jun 24 03:00:00 EST 2014
Riverland winegrowers Bruce and Val Bassham are going the full monty. Montepulciano, that is. The montepulciano grape, whose home is the Abruzzo region in central eastern Italy, has taken...
Drink | Huon Hooke | Tue Jun 24 03:00:00 EST 2014
Are you a coffee snob?
Drink | Liam Mannix | Mon Jun 23 00:00:00 EST 2014
Try these at home, but be careful with the flaming ones.
Drink | Janelle Carrigan | Thu Jun 19 17:47:03 EST 2014
Ever paid $20 for a cocktail? Here's why.
Drink | Janelle Carrigan | Thu Jun 19 17:44:52 EST 2014
This substituting-stuff-from-the-minibar caper requires nerves of steel.
Drink | Wine agony aunt | Tue Jun 17 03:00:00 EST 2014
That we have too many cafes will be news to anyone who spent the queuing for brunch.
Drink | Matt Holden | Tue Jun 17 03:00:00 EST 2014
Do we really need to exhume Between the Sheets, Slippery Nipple, and Sex on the Beach?
Drink | Michael Harden | Tue Jun 17 03:00:00 EST 2014
Melbourne's coffee tsar, Salvatore Malatesta, bubbles with enthusiasm on the subject of coffee. He's also evangelical about how best to appreciate the plethora of different flavour profiles found in...
Drink | Carla Grossetti | Tue Jun 17 03:00:00 EST 2014
A revolutionary way of buying and selling wine has been launched by the Winemakers' Federation of Australia. Wineries will be able
Drink | Huon Hooke | Tue Jun 17 03:00:00 EST 2014
The desire to taste a distinctive beer, resulted in a queue outside Braddon's newest pub on opening day, writes Chris Shanahan.
Drink | Chris Shanahan | Mon Jun 16 14:31:49 EST 2014
Quaffers: Richard Watkins' much-loved beers are welcomed back on the market.
Drink | Chris Shanahan | Wed Jun 11 17:54:18 EST 2014
Why do half bottles of wine cost more than half as much as whole ones?
Drink | Wine agony aunt | Tue Jun 10 03:00:00 EST 2014
A low communal table is a space that is both intensely social and pleasantly private.
Drink | Matt Holden | Mon Jun 09 23:58:00 EST 2014
Debate rages about the merits of high-alcohol wine and a small group of Australian producers is ignoring the pleas for lower percentages.
Drink | Jeni Port | Mon Jun 09 11:58:00 EST 2014
The Royal Agricultural Society of Victoria has released the results of the 2014 Australian International Beer Awards.
Drink | Chris Shanahan | Wed Jun 04 16:59:04 EST 2014