Month: August 2010

TMD Judged Australia’s Most Awarded Distillery at the IWSC

Well, it has been said before, but let’s say it again – Queensland’s Tamborine Mountain Distillery (TMD) is on a roll! Australia’s most awarded distillery and liquor brand in the new millennium has again been judged as the most awarded distillery in Australia at the 2010 London International Wine and Spirits Competition (IWSC ).

All Girl Addition to the 2010 BarShow Week

Sydney BarShow Week 2010 is proud to welcome a new ‘all girl’ initiative to the official networking events in this year’s Sydney BarShow Week lineup.

Schweppes’ Finds Australia’s Top Five G&Ts

Over the last few months Schweppes have been on a quest to find Australia’s best G&T. Well their search is almost over after having whittled down a ton of amazing entries from the length and breadth of the country.

Beware of the Blog

Technology has done some wonderful things for our industry. The internet alone has allowed bartenders from Moscow to Melbourne to chat and learn from each other. But there has also been a downside in that now anyone can publish anything they want, becoming armchair critics and quasi experts on our industry overnight. Enter the cocktail blogger.

Canvas Cocktail & Wine Bar

Opened on 2 July in Woolloongabba’s trendy antique precinct, Canvas Cocktail & Wine Bar is a collaboration between young entrepreneurs Marco and Emily Nunes, Tom Sanceau and Bonnie Shearston.

Holy Dollar Success at 2010 IWSC

Following on from successes at the 2009 International Wine and Spirits Competition Stuart Gilbert, Master Distiller for Holey Dollar Rum has once again stormed the winner’s podium in 2010.