Colombian rum distiller Dictador has released a new ultra-premium expression finished in barrels that previously held port produced by renowned Portuguese winery, Niepoort.
Hawke’s Brewing Co has been granted development approval to open a production brewery in the heart of Marrickville, Sydney’s predominant craft beer precinct.
Morris Whisky is the latest high profile entrant to the Australian whisky segment, leveraging the history of renowned fortified wine producer Morris of Rutherglen.
ASX-listed craft beverages accelerator Mighty Craft (formerly known as Founders First) has acquired Adelaide Hills Distillery, Mismatch Brewing and Hills Cider.
From Bass & Flinders Distillery on Victoria’s Mornington Peninsula, Heartbreak Pinot Noir Gin is the latest addition to the growing category of wine/gin hybrids.
Hunter Valley chardonnay exists in the shadow of the region’s semillon but it remains a force in its own right, according to Meerea Park Wines managing director Garth Eather.
Hop Nation Brewing has released the 2021 vintage of its barrel-aged Russian Imperial Stout, The Kalash, along with a second version aged in Bakery Hill whisky barrels.
Dollar Bill Brewing of Ballarat, Victoria, was awarded the prestigious title of Champion Australian Beer at the AIBA for its packaged wild ale, Gold Teeth 2021.
West Australian distillery Limeburners is mounting a challenge against the controversial whisky blending patent secured by Sydney’s Archie Rose.
Australian Cocktail Month runs from May 1-31 in Brisbane, Sydney, Melbourne and Adelaide. Founder Penny Sippe joins us on the podcast for a chat about the event.