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Joseph Kromy 2013 SGR Delikat Riesling

Joseph Kromy 2013 SGR Delikat Riesling is well-suited to Australian dishes and conditions.

Drink | Fergus McGhie | Fri Jan 02 23:45:00 EST 2015

Bubbly with a twist: champagne cocktail recipes

Champagne cocktail

Simple ways to add a splash of colour or a burst of flavour to tonight's bubbly.

Drink,Celebration | Ruby Lohman | Sun Dec 28 15:46:55 EST 2014

Drink Dom Perignon to celebrate in style

It's time to celebrate the end of one year and new beginnings in the next, and you want to do it in style?

Drink | Reviewer: Fergus McGhie | Fri Dec 26 23:45:00 EST 2014

The $100 beer - Crown Ambassador is Australia's most expensive home-grown brew

SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA - DECEMBER 18:  Simon Gaudry and Ben Davies enjoy some craft beer at the Local Taphouse on December 18, 2014 in Sydney, Australia.  (Photo by Christopher Pearce/Fairfax Media)

How much are beer aficionados prepared to pay for the ultimate drop? A lot, writes Eamonn Duff.

Drink | Eamonn Duff | Sun Dec 21 00:30:00 EST 2014

Chris Shanahan's Christmas drinking picks

Chris Shanahan reviews Grosset Piccadilly Valley Chardonnay, Perrier Jouet Grand Vintage Champagne NV Brut, and Hewitson Ned and Henry Barossa Valley Shiraz 2013.

Drink | Chris Shanahan | Sat Dec 20 23:45:00 EST 2014

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

Best beers for summer

Beer

Summer is the time of year when brewers make an impassioned bid for your beer dollar.

Drink | Will Hawkes | Tue Dec 16 00:00:00 EST 2014

Summer is the season of sangria

Sangria from Pope Joan.

Delicious, fruity and refreshing, to many it's the taste of Spain.

Drink | Leanne Clancey | Tue Dec 16 00:00:00 EST 2014

Melbourne's best sangrias

Sangria is undeniably a party drink.

Delicious, fruity and refreshing, to many it's the taste of Spain. Here are six places to try it.

Drink | Leanne Clancy | Mon Dec 15 22:30:00 EST 2014

Review: Frankland Estate 2014 Isolation Ridge Riesling

 Frankland Estate 2014 Isolation Ridge Riesling, Frankland River WA.

Review of Frankland Estate 2014 Isolation Ridge Riesling, Frankland River, Western Australia.

Drink | Fergus McGhie | Mon Dec 15 12:21:08 EST 2014

Wine reviews from Chris Shanahan

Chris Shanahan's latest wine picks.

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

Review: Voyager Estate 2011 Chardonnay `Project Gin Gin'

A coastal Margaret River chardonnay is one of the best wines Fergus McGhie has tried all year.

Drink | Fergus McGhie | Fri Dec 12 23:00:00 EST 2014

Is the colour of the cup making your coffee bitter?

Cup up: Research shows many people confuse bitterness with strength.

There's more to tasting coffee than the beans alone. Even the colour of your mug can affect the flavour of the brew. So how do you taste coffee like a pro?

Drink | Ruby Lohman | Thu Dec 11 09:57:29 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

Miss Peaches has a craft long-neck range to enjoy the humble brew

Time for a long-neck beer... humble as it is.

Drink | Isabelle Comber | Tue Dec 09 14:03:00 EST 2014

The sommelier's guide to Christmas wine matching

Jane Semple

Two leading sommeliers recommend the best wines to match your Christmas fare.

Drink | | Tue Dec 09 09:43:38 EST 2014

Barhop: East End Den

It's good this is such an affable bar, otherwise its box-ticking could be quite irritating.

Drink | Michael Harden | Tue Dec 09 00:00:00 EST 2014

The Home Barista: Simone Egger's guide to coffee jargon

Mouthfeel: This term refers to how the coffee feels in the mouth – it could be oily, bubbly or silky.

You might be familiar with some of these coffee-related terms. But what is their origin, and what do they really mean?

Drink | Simone Egger | Tue Dec 09 00:00:00 EST 2014