How to Make a Caribbean Bay Breeze

SPONSORED GLASS: Coupette INGREDIENTS: 50ml Ron Zacapa 23 15ml Sweet vermouth 30ml Fresh pineapple juice 5ml Grenadine METHOD: Shake all ingredients and strain into a chilled coupette glass

Say Yes to a Wine Wedding

What do you get when you invite people who love wine to dress up in wedding attire and give them an altar, confetti, over 15 delicious wines, dancing, cake and cheese? That’s right, it’s a Wine Wedding! A wine what? In a celebration of love (and wine), every year, Handpicked Wines gives everyone the chance to…

Around The Block with Clint Amos

From NRL player to Bacardi-Martini Australia sales representative, Clint Amos has shown he’s up for a challenge. Over the last few months he’s taken on his toughest challenge yet, as a contestant on the current season of the hit reality TV show, The Block. explore DRINKS caught up with Clint for a couple of cocktails recently…

How to Make a Daiquiri del Medio

SPONSORED GLASS: Coupette INGREDIENTS: 45ml Ron Zacapa 23 10ml Chartreuse Green 30ml Fresh lime juice 10ml Sugar Syrup METHOD: Shake all ingredients and strain into a chilled coupette glass

How to Make a Granny Smith Apple Tonic Cocktail

SPONSORED GLASS: Tall INGREDIENTS: 30ml MONIN Granny Smith Apple Fruit Mix 30ml Vodka 90ml Tonic water METHOD: Add ingredients to a tall glass, fill with ice and stir GARNISH: Slices of granny smith apple drink responsibly

How to Make a Zacapa Old Fashioned

SPONSORED POST GLASS: Rocks INGREDIENTS 60ml Ron Zacapa Centenario 1 Dash chocolate bitters 1 Dash orange bitters 10ml Sugar syrup METHOD: Add ingredients to a mixing glass, then add ice. Give it a good stir. Add ice to a rocks glass. Strain the liquid in the mixing glass into the rocks glass. Garnish with an…

How to Make a Walk on Water Cocktail

SPONSORED POST GLASS: High ball INGREDIENTS 45ml Johnnie Walker Gold Label 120ml Cloudy apple juice 15ml Vanilla juice 15ml Fresh lime juice METHOD: Add ingredients to a high ball glass. Add ice. Stir. Garnish. GARNISH: Lime wheel and apple slices. Drink Responsibly

How to Make a Tropical Island Breeze Cocktail

SPONSORED GLASS: Tall INGREDIENTS 30ml MONIN Tropical Island Blend 30ml Nusa Caña Rum 30ml Pineapple juice 30ml Cranberry juice 75ml Soda water 1 x Fresh passion fruit pulp METHOD: Add ingredients to a tall glass filled with ice, except the soda water. Stir and top with soda water GARNISH: Half a fresh passion fruit

Rootstock Sydney

The annual sustainable wine and food festival, Rootstock Sydney, will return to Carriageworks from 25-26 November 2017. Get straight to the source behind your food and wine this month by connecting with sustainable winemakers, chefs, farmers and artisans at Rootstock Sydney. Try their products and experience more through music, art and a series of talks…

Melbourne Alcohol Delivery in 30 Minutes with Deliveroo

The on-demand food delivery app, Deliveroo, is now also offering alcohol delivery to users in Melbourne. When you log into the app, you’ll find the new Bottle Butler section with a list of beers, ciders, wines, spirits and mixers available from bottle shops in your area. Choose from your favourite beverages, such as the Taylor…

How to Make a French 75 Cocktail

SPONSORED POST INGREDIENTS 45ml Tanqueray London Dry Gin 30ml Fresh Lemon Juice 15ml Sugar syrup 60ml Champagne METHOD: Add all ingredients into a shaker, add ice and shake. Strain into a chilled coupette glass. Top up with Champagne. GARNISH: Lemon peel twist

Watch Where You Put Your Dickel

BY SCOTT MILLER My buddy Reed and I travelled to Tennessee this fall on a drinking trip with a little fishing thrown in for good measure. I’d like to say it was a fishing trip, but my unaccountable tendency towards honesty won’t let me. It would be unseemly to glorify our attempts at fly-fishing in…