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Why 2019 is Your Year to Start Loving Wine

According to an article on, 2019 is the perfect year to start enjoying wine, without breaking the bank. Experts say the discovery category in wine is expanding and that’s a good thing for the curious drinker. According to Master

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Venues Investigated for Suspected Supply of Alcohol to Minors

A bar in Clifton in Queensland is facing fines of up to $10,000 under the Liquor Licensing Act after allegedly providing an underage boy with alcohol. Police received tip-offs that the Clifton establishment was supplying alcohol to minors and increased

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Best Australian Wine Award Goes to $7 Bottle

Australia’s best wine award has gone to a $7 bottle of white wine under $20 at the Winestate Wine of the Year Awards in Adelaide. It’s the second time in 3 years that the wine took the award. The panel

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Locations Featured on Violent Venues List Declines

The NSW Government has released it’s latest half-yearly violent venues list and thankfully we’ve seen a decline in the number of venues listed. Liquor & Gaming NSW Deputy Secretary Paul Newson, said the results show that levels of alcohol-related violence

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Elon Musk Wants To Release a ‘Tesquila’ – Tesla Tequila Range

Would you try Tesquila – Elon Musk’s tequila, which just may be a thing. Elon Musk has filed for a trademark for “Tesquila” – a Tesla branded tequila prompting rumours that he may be developing the product. The application was

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Game of Thrones Whisky Range Released

Game of Thrones has released 8 bottles of single malt scotch whisky, each coming from a famous Scottish distillery. If you’re a GOT fan, you’ll love the whisky with each one paired with a House of Westeros or the Night’s

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Get Ready for Christmas with This Mulled Wine How-to Guide

Mulled wine is popular in Europe over the holidays but hasn’t been so well received in Australia, probably given that we celebrate Christmas in summer. Although this drink is typically enjoyed in winter when it can warm you up, if

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Drinks You Think Are More Hydrating Than Water But Aren’t

We all know the importance of staying hydrating, but some people think other drinks are more hydrating than others. But swapping water for other beverages such as sports drinks is not more hydrating or effective in maintaining the body’s fluid

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Moderate Drinking Could Be Key to Longer Life

According to a new study, drinking a couple of beers or glasses of wine may actually extend your life. The University of California study examined data from 1700 people who were in their 90s by 2003. Researchers examined people who

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Study Reveals More Than 1 Drink A Day Risky to Your Health

New research which analysed more than half a million drinkers worldwide suggests alcohol consumption should be limited to below 100g or just under 10 standard Australian drinks over a 7 day period. The research found that consumption of alcohol lowered

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