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Latest Red Wine Tastings

Young & Co Berry Riot 2018 Grenache Tasting Notes
With its light body & fruit-forward flavour profile, this French Grenache is a soft & approachable bottle of red wine.

Young & Co Berry Riot

2018 Southern France Grenache
Kalleske Clarry's 2019 GSM Tasting Notes
With its light to medium body & soft red berry fruit flavour profile, this is an approachable red blend with subtle complexity.

Kalleske Clarry's

2019 Barossa Valley GSM
Jim Barry Jim's Garden 2018 Cabernet Sauvignon Tasting Notes
A bold red wine with gripping tannins, this Cabernet Sauvignon features prominent flavours of plump dark berries & mint.

Jim Barry Jim's Garden

2018 Coonawarra Cabernet Sauvignon
Little Ripples 2018 Shiraz Tasting Notes
This is a smooth & approachable Shiraz from New South Wales that exhibits flavours of dark juicy plum & sublty dry peppery spice.

Little Ripples

2018 New South Wales Shiraz
Frontera Carménère 2019 Tasting Notes
Light-bodied & very approachable in style, this is a dry but smooth wine with subtle hints of pepper alongside prominent dark fruits.


2019 Central Valley Carménère

Latest White Wine Tastings

Kim Crawford 2020 Marlborough Pinot Gris Tasting Notes
With a refreshing amount of acidity, & flavours of peach & pear, this is a subtly sweet style of wine that is approachable & crowd-pleasing.

Kim Crawford

2020 Marlborough Pinot Gris
Elephant In The Room Jumbo Chardonnay 2019 Tasting Notes
With moderate amounts of acidity & flavours of refreshing citrus & subtly creamy butter, this is a smooth & very approachable wine.

Elephant In The Room Jumbo Chardonnay

2019 Limestone Coast Chardonnay
Brown Brothers 2019 Victorian Moscato Tasting Notes
Sweet & lightly sparkling, this wine has distinct flavours of peach & musk, making it very approachable & great when served chilled.

Brown Brothers

2019 Victorian Moscato
Giesen 2019 Marlborough Riesling Tasting Notes
A rather sweet white wine with flavours of candied lemon & subtle honey, it would be paired best with spicy seafood or stir-fry dishes.


2019 Marlborough Riesling

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

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 & 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