Get To: Rutherglen Estates’ The Art of Harvest Dinner This May

Fancy a weekend getaway in north-eastern Victoria’s famous wine region, experiencing delicious wine and food and amazing art? Well now is your chance. Rutherglen Estates Wines is holding it The Art of Harvest Dinner on Friday 11 May. As part of the High Country Harvest Food & Wine Festival, The Art of Harvest Dinner is a…

Toast to St Patrick’s Day

St Patrick’s Day – a religious tribute to Ireland’s most famous saint or an excuse to drink until you turn green? Well, they are not mutually exclusive. Having done the overseas thing seemingly many years ago, I was always a bit surprised to find that the day meant more to Americans – who certainly celebrated…

Go Explore: Melbourne Food and Wine Festival

SPONSORED Calling all food and drink lovers: with just under a month to go, we’ve skimmed the 300-long program of events, corralled our friends in the know and picked our top five events not to miss at this year’s Melbourne Food and Wine Festival. Prepare to wine and dine amongst famous chefs and country winemakers…

Go Explore: Grampians Grape Escape

Head to the Grape Escape in one of Australia’s most scenic wine regions this May. The Grampians in Victoria will host the popular food and wine festival for the 27th year on Saturday 5 and Sunday 6 May. Meet the makers, graze through dozens of food trucks and wine stalls, get involved in master classes…

Three NYE Cocktails Sure to Bring the Party

NYE is nearly upon us, which means there will be more than a few of you out there experiencing the last minute party rush! Keen to serve something a little different this year? Try one of our three easy to make cocktails. We promise they’ll make your party, and not just the fireworks, go off…

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…