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Latest Red Wine Tastings

Grant Burge The Holy Trinity GSM 2016 Tasting Notes
Medium-bodied & moderately tannic, this bold expression of Barossa Valley GSM is a classically renowned red blend.

Grant Burge The Holy Trinity

2016 Barossa Valley GSM
Taylor Made American Oak Malbec 2018 Tasting Notes
With a distinctly juicy flavour profile of dark plum & dry peppery spice, this Australian Malbec is both bold & smooth.

Taylor Made American Oak

2018 Clare Valley Malbec
Eden Road The Long Road Pinot Noir 2018 Tasting Notes
Light-bodied & with a moderately lengthy finish, this is a subtly oaked wine with a mildly complex & yet approachable flavour profile.

Eden Road The Long Road

2018 Tumbarumba Pinot Noir
Grant Burge Barossa Ink Cabernet Sauvignon 2018 Tasting Notes
Thanks to its medium body & moderately tannic character, this is a great start into Cabernet for those familiar with Barossa Shiraz.

Grant Burge Barossa Ink

2018 Barossa Valley Cabernet Sauvignon

Latest White Wine Tastings

Paul Mas Vignobles 2019 Pays d'Oc Marsanne Tasting Notes
With a hint of sweetness at the start, this wine finishes smooth & refreshing thanks to a balanced flavour profile of crisp white fruit.

Paul Mas Vignobles

2019 Pays d'Oc Marsanne
Zonin Ventiterre Soave 2019 Tasting Notes
Clean & wonderfully refreshing, this is a unique Italian white wine that starts off delicately sweet but finishes crisp & dry.

Zonin Ventiterre

2019 Veneto Soave
Domaine Des Grosses Pierres Sancerre 2017 Tasting Notes
Crisp & light-bodied, this French Sauvignon Blanc has a minerally finish that lasts for a moderately long period of time after drinking.

Domaine Des Grosses Pierres

2017 Loire Valley Sancerre
Domäne Wachau Terrassen Federspiel Grüner Veltliner 2018 Tasting Notes
Though initally a little bit sweet, this wine finishes dry & minerally, with crisp white fruit flavours dominating the flavour profile.

Domäne Wachau Terrassen Federspiel

2018 Wachau Valley Grüner Veltliner

Latest Rosé Wine Tastings

La Planchelière 2019 French Cabernet d'Anjou Rosé Tasting Notes
A slightly sweet style of rosé with moderate amounts of acidity, this wine is approachable & best when served cold from out of the fridge.

La Planchelière

2019 Cabernet d'Anjou French Rosé
Noble Fellows Princess Petunia 2019 Marlborough Pinot Rosé Tasting Notes
A moderately sweet style of rosé with noticeable amounts of crisp & sweet apple flavours, this wine is a definite crowd-pleaser.

Noble Fellows Princess Petunia

2019 Marlborough Pinot Rosé

Latest Sparkling Wine Tastings

Brown Brothers Premium Brut Prosecco NV Tasting Notes
Thanks to its refreshing flavour profile that's full of crisp white fruits & citrus, this is perfect for those who like light & dry sparkling wines.

Brown Brothers Premium

NV Prosecco Brut
Sieur d'Arques Crémant de Limoux Brut NV Tasting Notes
With a flavour profile dominated by fresh cut apple & zingy citrus, this is a smooth & excellent value Crémant from Southern France.

Sieur d'Arques

NV Crémant de Limoux Brut
Louis Auger Champagne Brut NV Tasting Notes
A great bottle of entry-level Champagne at a competitive price point, this wine is dry but smooth & has a slightly creamy mouthfeel.

Louis Auger

NV Champagne Brut
Freixenet Cordon Negro Brut Cava NV Tasting Notes
With a dry & refreshing flavour profile, this wine has strong flavours of citrus & crisp apple, making it best served cold.

Freixenet Cordon Negro

NV Cava Brut

Latest Fortified & Dessert Wine Tastings

Buller Premium Victorian Fine Muscat Tasting Notes
Very sweet & raisiny in taste & aroma, this full-bodied dessert wine is best served chilled from out of the fridge.

Buller Premium Fine

Victorian Muscat
Barbadillo Pedro Ximénez Sherry Tasting Notes
Incredibly syrupy & sweet in its flavour profile, this fortified wine is perfect for those after a rich wine to use as a dessert item.


Pedro Ximénez Sherry

Latest Whisky & Whiskey Tastings

Jameson Caskmates Stout Edition Irish Blended Whiskey Tasting Notes
Smooth & Zesty, this Australian Whisky is made with a blend of Bourbon & Tawny aged Whiskies, making it complex & still young.

23rd Street Distillery

Australian Whisky
Jameson Caskmates Stout Edition Irish Blended Whiskey Tasting Notes
Smooth & great for sipping or mixing, this is a unique Irish whiskey with flavours of sweet vanilla & subtly crisp pepper.

Jameson Caskmates Stout Edition

Irish Blended Whiskey
Lark Symphony Blended Malt Whisky Tasting Notes
Exceptionally smooth, this is a special release whisky that is quite sweet in taste, with flavours of vanilla & caramel.

Lark Symphony No. 1

Australian Blended Malt Whisky
Legent Kentucky Straight Bourbon Whiskey Tasting Notes
Made by Japanese & American distillers, this smooth, subtly sweet, & high alcohol whiskey is ideal for special occasions.


Kentucky Straight Bourbon Whiskey
Laphroaig 10 Year Old Single Malt Islay Scotch Whisky Tasting Notes
Intensely peated & sweet, this strong tasting yet smooth whisky is perfect for those seeking a Scotch rich in flavour.

Laphroaig 10 Year Old

Islay Single Malt Scotch Whisky

Latest Gin Tastings

Malfy Con Limone Italian Gin Tasting Notes
Light, soft, & refreshingly citric in taste, this gin is perfect for those after an approachable & yet dry gin that's a definite crowd-pleaser.

Malfy Con Limone

Italian Distilled Gin
Roku Gin Tasting Notes
Soft & rather citric in taste, this gin finishes somewhat peppery, making it perfect for refreshingly dry summer-friendly cocktails.



Latest Brandy Tastings

Martell VSOP Red Barrel Cognac Tasting Notes
Smooth & subtly sweet in taste, this Cognac is ideally used as a sipping brandy or as a gift for a first-time brandy drinker.

Martell Red Barrel

VSOP Cognac
Bardinet VSOP French Brandy Tasting Notes
With a light body & flavour profile, this is a surprisingly smooth brandy at a very competitive price point, able to be mixed or had straight.


VSOP French Brandy
St Agnes VS Brandy Tasting Notes
Sweet & raisiny in aroma, this brandy is perfect for use in cocktails or for those after a crisp-finishing brandy.

St Agnes

VS Brandy

Latest Rum Tastings

Diplomático Reserva Exclusiva Aged Rum Tasting Notes
Syrupy & sweet in taste, this aged rum should be savoured & enjoyed neat or purchased as a gift when looking to impress.

Diplomático Reserva Exclusiva

Aged Rum
Brix Spiced Rum Tasting Notes
A step away from overly-sweet rum, this Australian craft rum is refreshing thanks to its flavours of grapefruit & macadamia.

Brix Distillers

Spiced Rum
Brix Gold Rum Tasting Notes
Smooth & rich, this craft rum is made with 5 & 8 Year old bourbon barrel aged rums, giving it flavours of honey & creamy butter.

Brix Distillers

Aged Rum
Brix Trail Mix Tasting Notes
A unique award-winner, this Australian spiced cane spirit has a strong spicy kick to it & flavours of liquorice & tangy orange.

Brix Distillers

Trail Mix

Latest Vodka Tastings

Beluga Noble Russian Vodka Tasting Notes
Smooth, light, & gently crisp in its flavour profile, this vodka can be drunk neat or used in cocktails, making it good value for money.

Beluga Noble

Russian Wheat Vodka

Latest Tequila Tastings

Espolon Tequila Reposado Tasting Notes
With plenty of bold pepper spice & smoke flavour, & a gentle amount of caramel sweetness, this lightly aged tequila is ideal for cocktails.


Tequila Reposado

Latest Liqueur Tastings

Brookie's Mac. Liqueur Tasting Notes
A craft Australian liqueur made with macadamias & native wattleseeds, it has a very smooth & sweet flavour profile.

Brookies Mac.


Latest Ale Tastings

Yulli's Slick Rick Rampaging Red Ale Tasting Notes
Full-bodied & mouth-coatingly dry in taste, this is a bitter red ale with flavours of dry malt & hops, making it best with heavy dishes.

Yulli's Slick Rick Rampaging

Red Ale
Balter Brewing Co IPA Tasting Notes
A full-bodied & hoppy bitter style of ale with lots of piney hops flavour, this is perfect for those who want a typical example of IPA.

Balter Brewing Co

Gage Roads Brewing Co Single Fin Summer Ale Tasting Notes
Light-bodied & very refreshing, this crowd-friendly summer ale has subtle but noticeable fruit flavours & low bitterness.

Gage Roads Brewing Co Single Fin

Summer Ale
Willie The Boatman Cappuccino Milk Stout Tasting Notes
Light-bodied for a dark beer, this milk stout is strong in cappuccino coffee flavours & only slightly bitter, making it easy-drinking.

Willie The Boatman Cappuccino Stout

Milk Stout

Latest Lager Tastings

Heineken Original Lager Tasting Notes
A refreshing European Lager that has a crisp & metallic finish, it is best served ice cold alongside bar snacks or finger foood.

Heineken Original

Sydney Beer Co Lager Tasting Notes
A clean & crisp style of Australian Lager, this beer has a slightly metallic & bitter finish that makes it taste refreshing.

Sydney Beer Co


Latest Specialty & Hybrid Beer Tastings

4 Pines Draught Kölsch Tasting Notes
With a subtle amounts of citrus fruit & light bready malt flavours, this is a very refreshing beer that is best served ice cold.

4 Pines Draught