Cocktails in a Can

Crafting cocktails at home has never been so convenient. The newly formed cocktail innovation company Curatif have created two canned cocktails. Joining forces with leading craft distilleries, Four Pillars Gin and Archie Rose Distilling Co., they have developed – the Four Pillars Negroni and Archie Rose Espresso Martini. Curatif has perfected the flavours and textures,…

Drink For A Good Cause During Negroni Week

Mark your calendar as Negroni Week is set to kick off from the Monday 24 June to Sunday 30. During Negroni Week Rockpool Dining Group’s Melbourne restaurants are taking the classic cocktail to the next level. Bar & Grill, Rosetta Ristorante, Spice Temple and Saké Restaurant & Bar will offer a menu featuring their own…

How To Make An Old Fashioned

With World Whisky Day this weekend what better way to celebrate than with a classic Old Fashioned. Here’s our step by step guide. Step 1: Add a sugar cube to an Old-fashioned glass and hit it with 2 dashes of Angostura bitters. Step 2: Add a bar spoon of cold water and break down the sugar cube…

There’s A New Aperitivo Hour At Barangaroo House

To celebrate Peroni’s massive rebranding, they held an event in Sydney’s Smoke Bar at Barangaroo House where celebrities and influencers got a first glimpse of the new bottle and enjoyed specially-made Peroni cocktails. Throughout the month of May at the Barangaroo House, Peroni has created an Aperitivo Hour with a twist. Pairing a curated snack…

A Bottled American Cocktail With An Australian Twist

Starward has just released its latest bottled cocktail series, the limited edition Red Manhattan, in collaboration with Adelaide Hills Distillery. Described as a classic American cocktail reimagined with an Australian twist, the series is inspired by the signature Starward Whisky red wine barrel characteristics. The tipple is a distillery batched cocktail, made with Starward’s single…

Archie Rose Is Throwing A Summer Gin Party At Sydney’s The Rook

Sydney’s The Rook and Archie Rose are taking you back to the summer of ’85 with a six week gin garden party. The gin specialists will take over the beloved rooftop bar, with a gincredible food and cocktail menu, including lobster spaghetti with Archie Rose vodka sauce, lobster summer citrus salad with Archie Rose vinaigrette…

How To Make A Cherry Blossom Sidecar Cocktail

Heading to the Yarra Valley’s Cherry Hill Blossom Festival this weekend? Why not bring the spirit of the festival home with you by whipping up this delicious cocktail inspired by the iconic Japanese blossom! Glass: Coupette glass Ingredients: 30ml   Martell VSOP Cognac 20ml   Lillet Rosé Aperitif 10ml   Elderflower cordial 20ml   Fresh lemon juice 30ml…

How To Make Rum Punch

It’s National Rum Punch Day! explore DRINKS has the perfect recipe to get you in the ‘spirit’ (pun intended). Ideal for entertaining on those warm nights, we reckon this is one recipe you’ll be pulling out time and time again this season! Makes approx. 5 Drinks GLASS: Punch Bowl INGREDIENTS: 250ml Freshly squeezed lime juice 250g…

Eat, Drink: East Malvern Food & Wine Festival

Now in its third year, the East Malvern Food & Wine Festival will be taking over the suburb’s Central Park for a day of delicious wines, craft beers and ciders and quality local produce. Last year’s event saw over 3,000 Melbournians descend on the festival to sample more than 100 wines, craft beers and ciders…

Stay Hydrated This Dry July with Our Non-Alcoholic Cocktails

Just because it’s Dry July doesn’t mean you need to stay parched! There are plenty of non-alcoholic refreshing beverages that do the trick at keeping you hydrated and happy. No need to worry when going out with boozy friends, these drinks taste and look great too. These all feature Seedlip, an all-new, non-alcoholic spirit that…

5 Autumn Cocktails Perfect for Entertaining

Entertain your guests this season with these five deliciously warming and visually stunning cocktails. Smoky Tea Old Fashioned Glass: Old Fashioned Ingredients: 45ml Lagavulin 16 Year Old Scotch Whisky 15ml Heering Cherry liqueur 30ml Lapsang souchong tea 1 x Dash Aromatic bitters 1 x Sugar cube Method: Place sugar cube and bitters in the bottom…