Tasting Notes for 24 Australian Gins 2019

Welcome to the new year! If you follow me on my Instagram or Facebook page you would have seen my…

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Judging the Perth Royal Distilled Spirits Awards 2019

Recently I had the privilege of being invited to be one of lead judges at the Perth Royal Food Awards. This…

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My Top Five Martinis for 2018

I did get about this year, and as you know, finding a good, let alone a great Martini in the…

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World Gin Day: Gin Reviews

Happy World Gin Day! The language of gin is of place, history, personalities, inspired by nature. We’re living in a…

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The 10 Must Have Gins for Home

Now, this is obviously going to be a subjective exercise, we all have our favourites, and some have deeper pockets…

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Australian Rum Distillers List

Updated 10 November 2020 Rum has a very long history in the white experience of Australia, going back to the…

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Australian Gin Makers List

LAST UPDATED 20 November 2020 Here is the definitive list of Australian Gins with links to their makers which I update…

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Centenary Martini 2013

Earlier this year I created a special cocktail to help mark Canberra’s 100th Birthday: the Centenary Martini. Also known as The…

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