Bars

NOLA Smokehouse and Bar

NOLA Smokehouse and Bar Barangaroo

Inspired by New Orleans, NOLA Smokehouse and Bar in Barangaroo is the second venue by the owners of The Swinging Cat. The lavish fitout…

House of Correction Melbourne

House of Correction Melbourne

Get set to enter the House of Correction as it opens this week in Melbourne. House of Correction may seem like an odd name…

Top 10 New Sydney Bars 2016

Top 10 New Sydney Bars 2016

As 2016 comes to an end we take a look at the top 10 new Sydney bars that have made a statement during the…

Cocktails

Spirits

Château du Tariquet Blanche Armagnac

Château du Tariquet Blanche Armagnac

Armagnac is known to be a dark spirit but much like American moonshine, white dog and even Calvados, an unaged version is making waves…

Australian Distillery Directory

Australian Distillery Directory

The Australian Distillery Directory is a listing of Australian distilleries in each state. Compared to its international counterpart, craft distilling in Australia is a…

Black Top Cocktail Coffee

Black Top Cocktail Coffee

Black Top Cocktail Coffee brings a concentrated non-alcoholic cold-brew coffee for use in bars and in Espresso Martinis. Black Top Cocktail Coffee was created…

People

Essential Guides

Essential Guide to Irish Whiskey

Essential Guide to Irish Whiskey

Irish whiskey is currently undergoing a resurgence with new distilleries opening and existing distilleries expanding their portfolios with different cask finishes and blends. In…

Essential Guide to Cachaça

Essential Guide to Cachaça

Best known around the world for the Caipirinha, here is the essential guide to Cachaça, the spirit of Brazil. What is Cachaça Cachaça (pronounced…

Korean Traditional Alcohol

Essential Guide to Korean Traditional Alcohol

There’s more to Korean traditional alcohol than soju, considered the world’s most heavily consumed liquor. What is Korean Traditional Alcohol Sul, or Korean traditional…

How to / DIY Projects

How to Make Falernum

How to Make Falernum

A quintessential ingredient in Tiki drinks, falernum is a spiced, sweet and citrusy syrup or liqueur used to flavour rum-based tropical cocktails. What is…

How to Make Oleo Saccharum

How to Make Oleo Saccharum

Commonly used as a cocktail ingredient in the 19th century, Oleo Saccharum, which translates to “oil sugar” is making a return in cocktails. Oleo…

News

New Bars April 2017

New Bars April 2017

Our monthly round-up for April 2017 of new and upcoming bars including bar news. Perth gets all tiki on a rooftop with Tiki as…

Latest Posts

Paper Plane Cocktail

Paper Plane Cocktail Recipe

The Paper Plane cocktail was invented by Sam Ross of Attaboy (who also created the modern classic Penicillin cocktail). The recipe for the Paper…