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Racism accusations in Horsham bottle shop war

Racism accusations in Horsham bottle shop war



Residents of Horsham have rallied to support the owners of a new Cellarbrations outlet after a rival liquor store was accused of racism.

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How the NSW CDS has failed in its fight against litter

How the NSW CDS has failed in its fight against litter



A damning report in The Australian has revealed the NSW government has exaggerated "by more than fourfold" the benefits of its container deposit scheme.

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Ratu Spiced named 2018 Rum of the Year

Ratu Spiced named 2018 Rum of the Year



Rum Co. of Fiji’s Ratu Spiced 5 Year Old Rum has been named 2018 Rum of the Year at the inaugural London Spirit Competition.

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Johnnie Walker announces AFL broadcast sponsorship

Johnnie Walker announces AFL broadcast sponsorship



Johnnie Walker has announced as Official Spirits Partner of Melbourne Football Club for the 2018 season. It will also sponsor the Seven Network’s Friday night AFL broadcast.

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Prince Edward visits Seppeltsfield winery

Prince Edward visits Seppeltsfield winery



His Royal Highness Prince Edward graced Seppeltsfield with a visit this week and tasted his birth year Tawny.

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Would you pay $60 for a bottle of Passion Pop?

Would you pay $60 for a bottle of Passion Pop?



An Aussie on holiday in Sri Lanka has revealed his hotel is selling Passion Pop for $60 a bottle!

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Pope Francis declares Pappy Van Winkle

Pope Francis declares Pappy Van Winkle 'very good bourbon'



Kentucky priest Father Jim Sichko has gifted a thrilled Pope Francis with a bottle of Pappy Van Winkle bourbon.

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Double Gold for Archie Rose Distiller’s Strength Gin

Double Gold for Archie Rose Distiller’s Strength Gin



Archie Rose is celebrating picking up a swag of awards at the 2018 San Francisco World Spirits Competition.

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Merlot, sparkling & NZ wines are kings of the UK market

Merlot, sparkling & NZ wines are kings of the UK market



Accolade Wines has released its 2018 UK Wine Report, which reveals sparkling wine, merlot and New Zealand labels are the booming categories with consumers.

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Accolade trials smaller format wine bottles

Accolade trials smaller format wine bottles



Research by Accolade Wines into changing drinking habits has revealed the standard 75cl bottle is becoming increasingly impractical.

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Hospitality industry faces margin crisis as online orders boom

Hospitality industry faces margin crisis as online orders boom



Menulog has released a report that predicts at least half of Australia's $18 billion food service market will move online. And if they're not eating out ... they're not drinking out.

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Why this major pub chain quit social media

Why this major pub chain quit social media



Pub chain Wetherspoons, which operates more than 900 venues in the UK and Ireland, has announced it is closing down all its Twitter, Instagram and Facebook accounts.

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Woolworths & BWS outage costs $1million

Woolworths & BWS outage costs $1million



A technical glitch that left around 500 Woolworths stores and their attached BWS outlets unable to trade for more than 30 minutes on Monday afternoon may have cost the company up to $1million.

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Campari Cask Tales lands at Sydney Airport

Campari Cask Tales lands at Sydney Airport



Campari Cask Tales liqueur will be available at Sydney Airport and in a select number of the world’s top mixology bars.

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Diageo invests £150m in whisky tourism

Diageo invests £150m in whisky tourism



Diageo has announced it will invest £150 million over the next three years transforming its Scotch whisky visitor experiences.

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Fears South Australian Shiraz is facing extinction

Fears South Australian Shiraz is facing extinction



A leading Barossa Valley winemaker says the region's signature grape - Shiraz - could be facing its end days.

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DISCUS joins the 2018 Drinks Industry Show

DISCUS joins the 2018 Drinks Industry Show



The Distilled Spirits Council of the United States will participate in the 2018 Drinks Industry Show as part of a dedicated American pavilion.

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Aussie wine exports to China hit $1billion

Aussie wine exports to China hit $1billion



New figures from Wine Australia show total wine exports to China had jumped by 51% in the 12 months to March 31, crossing the $1 billion threshold for the first time.

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Drinks companies invest in fusion wine boom

Drinks companies invest in fusion wine boom



Constellation Brands has created a sauvignon blanc aged in tequila barrels as cross-product innovation becomes the hot trend in wine.

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Alcohol ban for poker machine players looms

Alcohol ban for poker machine players looms



New restrictions on Tasmania gamblers mean they can no longer be served alcohol while using poker machines from May 1.

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