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52 Students Received Sommelier Certification in Sydney

The Court of Master Sommeliers Oceania recently revealed the results of its Introductory and Certified examinations held in Sydney. Fifty-two students received certification with Felix Auzou (Dear Saint Eloise) being awarded the title of The 2019 Riedel Sydney Certified Sommelier

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Heavy Drinkers Consume More Than Half of All Alcohol

Alarming new research has emerged that suggests that heavy drinkers are consuming more than half of all alcohol in Australia. Just 10 per cent of drinkers are consuming 54.4 per cent of all the alcohol consumed in Australia, according to

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Here’s How That Late Night Alcohol is Affecting Your Sleep

Many people use alcohol as way to combat insomnia, assuming that one or two glasses of wine before bed is a good fix. While alcohol will help you feel drowsy at the time, it actually has a negative impact on

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Fishbowl Cocktails to Take Your Party To The Next Level

Fishbowl cocktails are the perfect way to get the party started on a night out but what about making them for yourself at home? Here are 5 visually amazing fishbowl cocktails that also happen to taste great, that even beginners

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Try This Refreshing Watermelon Cocktail

Here’s a delicious Watermelon Mojito to make for your next brunch or lunch. It’s refreshing and appealing to the eye, and can be made in a big batch so it’s perfect for a get together. Watch the video to learn

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How Publicans are Capitalising on Our Increasing Love for Cocktails

A recent article on TheShout.com discussed the importance of offering a wide variety of cocktails to your patrons, regardless of how big or small your venue is. It’s a matter of not only sourcing the right ingredients for your cocktail

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Enjoying Gin the Traditional Way

If you’re looking for a cocktail that really showcases the quality of a good gin, here are a few good options for you to try. These delicious cocktails don’t mask the natural flavour of the gin too much but enhance

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Vegemite Flavoured Alcohol – A Hit or Miss?

A firm Australian favourite, Vegemite is now available in alcohol form from Australian distillery Archie Rose. This classic breakfast staple has been turned into a drink available for sale online and from independent bars and liquor shops as of the

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Avengers Endgame Mania Continues with 4 Iron man Cocktails

Avengers Endgame mania may be dying down but you can keep it going a little longer with these 4 cocktails inspired by the main man himself- Iron Man. These cocktails are as elegant as you would expect from the gentleman

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This is How Your Drinking Affects Your body as You Age

You may have noticed that as you get older, those hangovers seem to get worse and worse and linger longer than they did when you were in your youth. A 2016 National Drug Strategy Household Survey found men in their

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