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 ).
Think Spirits are on a roll this year following yet another acquisition this time of the range award winning Matusalem Rums.
The Flavour Merchants' - aka the Hawthorn Brewing Company - are proud to announce the release their second beer, a full-flavoured Amber Ale. The Hawthorn Amber Ale follows the successful launch of the company's first brew Hawthorn Pale Ale with a third release still promised for later in the year.
This autumn, Martini has extended its signature range with the addition of three new sparkling wine variants and an exciting new vermouth. The overall range has also been modernised in striking new packaging to capture the eye of the increasingly style conscious consumer.
The Patron Spirits Company have decided to take on the luxury vodka market with the release of Ultimat Vodka. Produced in Poland, Ultimat uses a trio of grains (wheat, rye and potato) to create this unique luxury spirit. The wheat is utilised to create a smooth texture, the rye to yield complexity and the potato for richness.
Independent family-owned distillers, William Grant & Sons (WGS) Limited announced this week the formation of William Grant & Sons Australia Pty Ltd - a wholly owned subsidiary - to manage its portfolio of brands within the Australian market.