26195914_1551412448271531_2519398065652529271_nSince 2012, Phillip has been writing and reviewing about Australian craft spirits in an informed and independent way that has earned the respect of the emerging industry.

Through this website, he has profiled craft spirits from around the world, and maintained the definitive list of Australian craft distillers that attracts over 100,000 people a month to the website.

He also showcases new products via his social media channels daily via Facebookand Instagram to a global audience of nearly 10,000 as of July 2018.

Phillip also hosts popular masterclasses and spirits appreciation events, and is engaged for events for both national institutions and corporate clients in addition to private soirees and hosting major events such as World Gin Day degustation events and balls.  He is also an Associate member of the Australian Distillers Association.

He has also been commissioned to create bespoke recipes for special occasions, or for distillers looking for a cocktail that brings out the best in their spirit. He’s regularly invited to comment in the media on the craft spirit scene and cocktail culture generally.

With his background in tourism and hospitality management, he also provides in-house training on customer service and craft spirits.

He provides discrete advice to distillers, both established and emerging, on new releases including market research and development of new product flavour profiles.

Phillip can be engaged for the following services:

  • Staging and hosting special events
  • Guest speaking on cocktail culture, the Martini and craft spirits
  • Hospitality training
  • Independent reviews
  • Media appearances
  • Marketing
  • Craft spirits development and branding consulting
  • Bespoke recipes.

Please contact Phillip at discuss how he can assist you.