August is whiskey month at bars and clubs around Australia so the focus will be on whiskey or whisky – whichever way you prefer to spell it. The aim is to get more people drinking whisky and one way to do this, is by educating people about the drink. Those in the hospitality industry looking […]
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Here’s a cocktail that’s pretty basic to make but the flavours are anything but. Here’s the steps to making a Japanese Highball.
If you want to get started not just drinking whisky but enjoying it, a recent article on Lifehacker.com.au can help. What whisky you drink will depend on how much you’re willing to spend. Obviously the best whisky can be pretty pricey. Experts such as Macallan’s Manager of Brand Education, Charlie Whitfield, says blended scotch is […]
If you’re one of those people who think ice ruins a drink or that whiskey is best consumed neat, you may be surprised to learn that scientists think differently. According to a study published in the journal Scientific Reports, ice can make your drink taste better. The report says the key flavour ingredient in whiskey […]
So you may be a lover of whisky but have become bored with the same old whisky cocktails all the time. Here’s a cool whisky cocktail from the Prohibition era which is an unfamiliar classic. This whisky cocktail has the depth and flavour you’d expect from a cocktail of whisky, vermouth and grenadine. Here’s how […]
Organic whisky from the American KOVAL distillery is being distributed in Australia and includes the brand’s Bourbon, Four Grain, Rye and Millet. KOVAL Bourbon is organic and naturally gluten-free, comprising mostly of corn an millet. In addition to being certified organic, all whiskies are also kosher. Recently Australians’ drinking preferences have shifted towards more high […]
If you thought you couldn’t enjoy a cocktail when you go camping, think again. Just because you can’t carrying alot of stuff, it doesn’t mean you have to sacrifice on taste. In this video you’ll get an idea of how to make popular but simple cocktails that you wouldn’t think you could enjoy around a […]
If you’re broke by this time of the year, after partying a bit too much over December and New Years, then you may be forced to celebrate Australia Day with a cheaper alcohol than you’re used to. In this video scotch experts try cheap whiskey for the first time.
As a member of the hospitality industry its important to give the customers what they want, so learning the current trends in alcohol is a good idea. According to The Australian Bureau of Statistics craft beer is one alcoholic beverage that is enjoying popularity among Australian drinkers as well as gin, Shiraz and Sauvignon blanc. […]
Who said cocktails always have to be the same old combinations? Sometimes you just want something new and fun and at those times, this is the perfect cocktail to try – A Jack and Coke Float What you need: Jack Daniels Coca-cola vanilla ice cream tall glass (or mason jar as in the pic) What […]