“We are positive that come September 2021 the industry will be well overdue for the country’s biggest annual trade event. I can’t wait to get back to Bar Week and reconnect with all our industry friends from around the country after the hell of 2020!” – David Spanton, Sydney Bar Week founder
Tag: Indie Spirits Tasting
It’s time to cast your vote in the Bartender Magazine Hottest 100 Aussie Spirits Countdown. Pick up to five brands from the list for you chance to win an Aussie spirits gift pack. Simple as that!
Since kicking off in 2015, the Indie Spirits Tasting has unearthed a bunch of Aussie craft spirits. Some of them have gone from little brand to taking a big chunk or their chosen market. One of these success stories is Four Pillars Gin.
One of the original brands to sign up to the Indie Spirits Tasting events was Applewood Distillery, which started in a little winery in the small town of Gumeracha in South Australia. A mission to swallow waste and push native ingredients has created a booming spirits business that’s all about ethics.
Over the last five years, the Indie Spirits Tasting has unearthed a bunch of little Australian brands that are grinding away, trying to stake their claim in the competitive Australian drinks market. Our first craft distillery profile for 2020 is Karu Distillery from the foot of the Blue Mountains in NSW
Karu Distillery is an independent, multi-award winning distillery that is hidden away at the mouth of the Devils Wilderness NSW.
The Indie Spirits Tasting landed in Perth for the third time last Wednesday evening, and it was a packed night at The Flour Factory — check out the gallery here.
There’s just a couple of weeks until the Indie Spirits Tasting Perth returns to the Flour Factory on Wednesday 17 July. And if you missed out on a ticket last time, don’t stress: we here at Australian Bartender Magazine have got 50 free trade entry passes to giveaway now.
On Sunday May 26, the Indie Spirits Tasting returned to Brisbane for what was to be the best Indie Spirits Tasting event we’ve ever hosted — what a cracking afternoon it was.
There are 27 exhibitors at Indie Spirits Tasting Brisbane with more than 100 spirit brands on show including loads of local brands and little known drinks.