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Jim Beam Double Oak Bound for Australia

Jim Beam Double Oak Bound for Australia

Coca-Cola Amatil and Beam Suntory have announced a July 12 release date for the long-awaited premium expression that is Jim Beam Double Oak in Australia. By maturing its signature whisky in two American oak barrels, the world’s number one bourbon has produced a new take on Kentucky Straight Bourbon. “Throughout the decades, we have always enjoyed pushing boundaries and innovating, while also staying true ...

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SodaStream Launches Homemade Beer System

SodaStream Launches Homemade Beer System

The leading global manufacturer and distributor of sparkling water makers, SodaStream, has created a system that allows consumers to make their own beer at home. The home beer system is named Beer Bar and mixes beer concentrate with sparkling water to create a freshly carbonated beer within seconds. The first beer concentrate to launch with Beer Bar is Blondie light beer – a smooth and hop filled beer wit...

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Casella Promotes Australian Fine Wine at Global Barossa Conference

Casella Promotes Australian Fine Wine at Global Barossa Conference

Casella Family Brands is currently holding a conference in the Barossa region, with 140 delegates from 34 countries taking part. The ‘Growing Our Future Conference’ looks to showcase the regionality and diversity of Australia’s fine wines to the world’s key influencers. With the three-day conference being held in the Barossa, delegates have the opportunity to visit the exceptional vineyards of the region....

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Mud House Marks a Decade with Emirates Team New Zealand

Mud House Marks a Decade with Emirates Team New Zealand

Mud House has announced its ongoing position as the official wine supplier to Emirates Team New Zealand for the next Challenge in June 2017, marking a decade of support for the yachting team. The 2017 America’s Cup will be held in Bermuda - the oldest international sports trophy celebrating its 35 th edition. Jack Glover, Sales and Marketing Director for Mud House, said of the partnership, “The ongoing s...

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Another Successful Year for Australian Court of Master Sommeliers Graduates

Another Successful Year for Australian Court of Master Sommeliers Graduates

Once again, sommeliers from around Australia have sat the Introductory and Certified Sommelier Examinations held in Sydney on June 10th 2016, with much success. Established in 1977, the Court of Master Sommeliers is the most esteemed vocational body for the industry, hosting the programme annually in participating countries around the globe. The first Court of Master Sommelier courses were held in Austral...

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Lion to Commence Refurbishment of Byron Bay Brewing

Lion to Commence Refurbishment of Byron Bay Brewing

Lion has announced an investment in the Byron Bay Brewing Co., which includes a refurbishment of the venue that will highlight its beer and brewery aspects. Upon completion, the Byron Bay Brewing Co. will offer an exciting new experience for visitors, showcasing a delicious new menu built on local ingredients and bringing guests closer to the brewing experience than ever before. “When we announced Byron B...

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Heineken Announces Global Partnership with Formula One

Heineken Announces Global Partnership with Formula One

Heineken will become the exclusive Global Beer Partner of Formula 1 In a landmark deal, Heineken has reached an agreement to partner with Formula One Management, becoming the exclusive Global Beer Partner of Formula 1. This significant multi-year partnership will start at the newly renamed Formula 1 Gran Premio Heineken D’Italia 2016, in Monza. “Formula One is bigger than a race. It is a global event. F1...

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Interview: Sam Johnstone & Andy Mitchell on the Beyond the Black Stump Release

Interview: Sam Johnstone & Andy Mitchell on the Beyond the Black Stump Release

The Australian Beer Company is charting new territory in its exploration of domestic craft beer with the launch this month of an exciting new limited release beer brand. Combining Tall Tales and Cracking Ales , Beyond the Black Stump will bring to life the stories and characters behind some of Australia’s classic rural tales, as interpreted through the creativity and expertise of Australian Beer Company ...

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Olmeca Altos Master Distiller to Judge Second Tahona Society Cocktail Competition

Olmeca Altos Master Distiller to Judge Second Tahona Society Cocktail Competition

The Tahona Society Cocktail Competition will return for its second year next week, taking place on Tuesday 14 June at El Loco Excelsior in Surry Hills, Sydney. This year, competitors will be tasked with the challenge of creating their unique cocktail with Olmeca Altos tequila at the centre, in front of Maestro Tequilero (Master Distiller), Mr. Jesús Hernández. Bartenders will need to prove their mixology ...

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Bright Brewery Purchases Second Site

Bright Brewery Purchases Second Site

The family-owned and operated Bright Brewery in Victoria has purchased its second site in the town to build a new production facility to help increase its beer volumes. The second brewery will take over the former Bright Dairy, located on Churchill Ave, just 1.5km away from the Bright Brewery. The purchase coincides with the brewery's 10-year anniversary and a new era for the brewery as it enters into a p...

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