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BACARDÍ Addresses Sydney's Nightlife Issues in Party Talks Video Series

BACARDÍ Addresses Sydney

BACARDÍ has released the second episode of its three-part video series, Party Talks, which explores the state of Australian nightlife in Melbourne, Sydney and Brisbane, shining a light on what keeps the country’s key cultural curators going and up at night. Watch the Brisbane 'Party Talks' here. The latest episode was shot around the recent House of Bacardi party in Sydney and features insights from some ...

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Canadian Club Official Spirit of the Australian Open

Canadian Club Official Spirit of the Australian Open

Canadian Club has announced the continuation of its partnership with the Australian Open as the official spirit and exclusive dark spirit. To celebrate, the Canadian Club Racquet Club will be making it way across the country with NSW and QLD also on the map this year.Last year the activation was placed Last year the activation was placed at Birrarung Marr, the location of the Australian Open Festival. For...

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Think Spirits Launches its Own Fig Liqueur

Think Spirits Launches its Own Fig Liqueur

Family-owned Australian distributor of premium spirits and liqueurs Think Spirits has recently launched its own fresh fig liqueur, a landmark event for the company. Esprit de Figues is a brand that the Think Spirits team, lead by Managing Director Patrick Borg, created from scratch. Inspired by Borg’s Mediterranean heritage, Esprit de Figues has been crafted from his mother’s favourite fruit. Upon her mig...

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Sparkling Winemaker Natalie Fryar Launches Own Gin Brand

Sparkling Winemaker Natalie Fryar Launches Own Gin Brand

Natalie Fryar, previously sparkling winemaker for Jansz Tasmania, is now the proud owner of her own gin brand in the southern state. Setting up shop permanently in Tasmania, Fryar has partnered with co-owner and new business partner, Kim Seagram, to launch The Abel Gin Company. Fryar and Seagram are currently making the gin using their own still named Genevive out at Launceston Airport's heritage-listed H...

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Chivas Regal Launches First Blended Malt Scotch Whisky

Chivas Regal Launches First Blended Malt Scotch Whisky

Chivas Regal has released its first-ever blended malt Scotch whisky, Ultis, which honours both the Speyside region and former and current Master Blenders. The whisky is a blend of five signature single malts from five areas of Speyside in Scotland - from Tormore to Longmorn, Strathisla, Allt A'Bhainne and Braeval. Chivas' unique blending team selected the five signature malts from an inventory of some one...

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Bacardi Legacy National Finalists Announced

Bacardi Legacy National Finalists Announced

Bacardí Legacy announced its national finalists, dubbed the Three Most Promising, at the Semi-Final cocktail party held at Deus Bar + Kitchen in Sydney last night. Dave Kerr from The Beaufort & Ike’s in Victoria, Joshua O’Brien from The Bowery in Queensland and Ryan Snedden from The Lobo Plantation in New South Wales have triumphed through the initial entries, Top 50 tasting tour and the Top 8 Semi-Fi...

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Husk Distillers Releases 150th Anniversary Rum

Husk Distillers Releases 150th Anniversary Rum

Husk Distillers is releasing a limited edition rum to celebrate the 150th anniversary of its hometown of the village of Tumbulgum in NSW. 1866 Tumbulgum Rum will be launched as part of the Tweed River Festival in Tumbulgum on November 12. The first bottle of 1866 Tumbulgum Rum will be auctioned online, with proceeds donated to the Tumbulgum Community Association to continue improving and enriching village...

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Bacardi Martini Now Distributing Rutte Gin

Bacardi Martini Now Distributing Rutte Gin

Bacardi Martini Australia is now distributing Rutte Gin, as part of the integration of the Dutch family-owned company, De Kuyper Roal Distillers, into its portfolio in 2011. A range of the Holland gins will be available in 2017, including the Rutte Old Simon Genever and Rutte Celery Gin expressions. Rutte Gin’s heritage resides in the city of Dordrecht near Rotterdamn, Holland. Founded in 1872, the distil...

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Archie Rose Virgin Cane Spirit - A Nod To French Colonial Agricole Rhum

Archie Rose Virgin Cane Spirit - A Nod To French Colonial Agricole Rhum

Following the success of its hand-crafted gin, vodka, and whiskey, Sydney-based Archie Rose Distilling Co. will release its first limited edition offering inspired by traditional French Colonial agricole rhums: Virgin Cane Spirit. Rhum agricole is the French term for rum made from cane juice. “The spirit will come as something of a surprise” for people who are more familiar with common rum, says Archie Ro...

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Jack Daniel's to Host Thanksgiving in Australia

Jack Daniel

With the holiday season upon us, Jack Daniel’s has volunteered to host thanksgiving in Australia. On Tuesday, November 22 Sydneysiders are invited to attend the Three Blue Ducks in Roseberry where they will be treated to a night of Southern hospitality. Zach Parker, owner of Scott’s-Parker’s Barbeque will be there cooking up a storm. Zach was raised in Lexington Tennessee and mastered the art of barbecue ...

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