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…

Say Aloha to Lost Luau

Sydney rum lovers, get to Lost Luau this summer. Popping-up at 28 York Street from 1 December, this Hawaiian-themed pop-up bar will be serving tiki style drinks and island bites until the heat abates. Take a mini-vacation from work, and sip on tropical classic cocktails adorning pineapples, coconuts and umbrellas all afternoon or evening. Feeling hungry?…

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…

Boy oh Boy Does Project Botanicals 2017 Look Good!

Stop what you’re doing and book your ticket for Project Botanicals 2017. Trust us on this one. It’s back. It’s big. And it’s breaking everything we thought possible within our cocktail and culinary imaginations. Project Botanicals: ‘A Journey to The Edges of Food, Music & Imagination’ is a four-course degustation that will take consumers in…

Yeehaw! An Evening of Brews and Blues

Saddle up and get your dancing boots on ’cause the official Blue Moon Brews and Blues tour is making its way to a town near you. Hitting Brisbane on 12 November and Melbourne on 25 November 2017, expect an evening of American-inspired live blues, classic American fare and refreshing, cold Blue Moon Belgian White Wheat Ale….

Raise a Glass Today in Support of Australian Marriage Equality

#Toast2Love today with a pint of the special Love brew made by The Good Beer Co. and Bright Brewery and being poured in 15 venues across Melbourne, Sydney, Brisbane, Canberra and Adelaide. As the same-sex marriage postal survey draws to a close, Aussies are encouraged to raise a glass of the pale ale brewed in…

Listen to John Butler Trio in the Vines!

What’s better than listening to John Butler Trio? Perhaps, listening to John Butler Trio amongst beautiful vines with a glass of wine in hand? Well, get excited, because the all-time, Aussie favourite roots rock band just announced that they will be playing live at Leura Park Estate in Geelong, Victoria on Sunday 18 March 2018….

Hayman’s Gin Supper Club

Bringing its iconic English gin to Australian shores this month, Hayman’s Gin, produced by England’s oldest gin distilling family, has teamed up with The Lord Dudley Hotel to give Sydneysiders the Hayman’s Gin Supper Club. This unique culinary experience combines an exquisite menu with top-quality gin in an exciting food-pairing collaboration steeped in English flair….

The Biggest Beer-Fest is Back

For the 13th year in a row, Beer-Fest will return to the Australian Heritage Hotel in The Rocks, the original home of craft beer in Sydney. The two-and-a-half-day bash commencing on October 13 will showcase more than 30 breweries and feature over 120 varieties of beer and cider, enough to tantalise the palate of even…

Sydney Wine Festival

In three weekends time, 60 wineries with over 350 wines to showcase will come together for the inaugural Sydney Wine Festival at Rosehill Racecourse. Over the weekend of the 14th and 15th of October, you can sample your favourite wines including reds, whites, rosés and bubbles from wineries across NSW. There will also be 15…

Rare Rum Releases and Rum Infused Gelato at the Spirit of Bundaberg Festival

Rum lovers rejoice! This October, Australia’s biggest rum and food festival will return for its fourth year running and biggest year yet. Held at the iconic Bundaberg Rum Distillery, the Spirit of Bundaberg Festival is popular for bringing together a collection of rum-inspired food, rum cocktails, local music and showcasing the distiller’s latest releases. Get…

Show off Your French Flair at this Spring Soirée

Although you might not make it to the French countryside this spring, there’s no reason why you can’t celebrate the warmer weather in provincial style! Melbourne’s Henry & The Fox are bringing the traditional French garden party to your doorstep, with an evening out on the terrace complete with Champagne, cheese, French fare and even…