Whitton Malt House: the state-of-the-art celebration of grain to glassDecember 29, 2020
The groundbreaking malt house that’s inspiring a whole new vision for Australian whisky making.
A behind-the-scenes tour of Archie Rose’s controversial new distilleryDecember 19, 2020
A first look at the groundbreaking distillery that’s ignited one of the most heated arguments in Australian whisky for decades.
Australian whisky and cocktails – to mix or not to mixDecember 01, 2020
Mixing whisky can be a bizarrely divisive topic. But with another hot Australian summer on the way, will we see more Australian whisky in cocktails and mixed drinks this season?
New Australian whiskies in time for ChristmasNovember 22, 2020
Clear some room in the stocking. Australian whisky makers have plenty of new releases to explore.
New release: Taylor & Smith launch their first single malt whiskiesOctober 28, 2020
Details of Taylor & Smith Distilling Co.’s first whisky release revealed.
Berry Bros. & Rudd bottle their first Australian whisky with 2016 Starward Cask No. 1867October 27, 2020
Berry Bros. & Rudd, Britain’s oldest wine and spirits merchant, release their first Australian whisky.
Sullivans Cove review – Highland Holdings and the early yearsFebruary 16, 2021
A rare (and pricey) inspection of vintage Sullivans Cove bottlings. What did the early years of Sullivans taste like? And what to expect from whiskies distilled in the ‘HH’ era.
Whisky review: first release malts from country to coastDecember 27, 2020
On tasting: The Aisling Distillery Series 1 (Tawny) and 2 (Apera) and Headlands Distilling Co. Apera Cask and Muscat Cask.
Whisky review: the Starward ProjectsDecember 14, 2020
What started as the New World Projects in 2014 has evolved into one of Australia’s most successful whisky programs.
Whisky review: first release malts and the new wheatyDecember 06, 2020
A first taste of Whipper Snapper Wheat Whiskey, a Taylor & Smith sherry cask malt, Lawrenny Ascension and a preview of Kinglake Distillery’s upcoming single malt.
Whisky review: Overeem Whisky comes full circleNovember 20, 2020
Julian White looks at Overeem Whisky old and new, including the much talked-about Floc Shots and Man of Promise Reserve.
Whisky review: Australian wine cask ryes and maltsNovember 07, 2020
On tasting: Backwoods Batch 2, The Gospel Projects Tawny Cask, 5Nines Single Cask Pinot, Spirit Thief Shene French Oak Grenache, Spirit Thief Belgrove Coastal Peated