Spirits

Four Pillars Gin

Gin is booming – but flavoured gin is exploding

Australia’s thirst for gin is showing no signs of slowing down and distillers are keeping up with demand by creating original flavours from local ingredients. However,  there are now hundreds of gins for consumers to choose from and not all brands can survive in a crowded market, warn industry leaders.  The good news for retailers … Continued

January 6, 2021

Former ASDA champion launches gin from Gingin

Perth local James Young, ASDA’s Champion Distiller in 2017 and 2018 and of Old Young’s fame, has launched his ten year passion project – a gin from the little Western Australian town of Gingin. His small tin shed distillery, Old Young’s, opened in 2016 and Young has been working away with ambitions to launch a … Continued

December 15, 2020
Lark Distilling Double Tawny

Lark Distilling soars to new heights with Double Tawny

Tasmania’s Lark Distilling Co has unveiled its latest dark and fruity single malt whisky, Double Tawny.  The limited release elevates it’s signature Classic Cask single malt whisky to sensational new heights.  Head Distiller and Blender Chris Thomson created Double Tawny by taking the Tawny-dominated Classic Cask and finishing it in a single Australian Tawny cask, … Continued

December 14, 2020
The Gospel Amaro

Summertime means Amaro aperitivo time

Today The Gospel announce the launch of their Melbourne made Fresh Orange Amaro, under sub-label The Dispensary.  Inspired by classic Italian bitters recipes but with a local Melbourne twist, Fresh Orange Amaro was blended by distillery staff with the intention of being consumed on hot summer days as a spritzed aperitivo, signalling that the day is fading but the night is still … Continued

December 10, 2020

The Maestro’s Acqua Bianca

Salvatore “The Maestro” Calabrese, one of the world’s leading bartenders, will have his very own Acqua Bianca distributed by Stuart Alexander in Australia. De Kuyper Royal Distillers created Acqua Bianca in partnership with Calabrese and takes you on a journey of discovery with the revival and reimagining of a recipe from an antique bartender’s book. … Continued

December 9, 2020