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Quality and Quantity of Organic Wine in Australia Drives Popularity

Organic wines have grown in popularity in Australia and part of this is because of the high quality and quantity of organic wines available locally. There’s been a push in the demand for organic products on the whole and wine

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These Suburbs Love Champagne- According to Cellarmasters

According to data from wine retailer Cellarmasters, people from Sydney’s affluent Mosman suburb are the biggest lovers of champagne. Residents of this shore suburb have bought more champagne than any other postcode in Australia over the past year and this

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Sommeliers Ingenious Wine Glass Invention

Sommerlier and wine educator Jessica Bell has developed plastic wine glasses that actually enhance the taste of wine rather than spoil it, like other cheap plastic glasses do. The idea came to her after visiting a venue that didn’t allow

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This Is How a Wine Cork is Made

A good wine cork is crucial to a good wine because a bad cork can actually spoil the wine. So to see how wine corks are actually made, watch this video.

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NT First Territory to Introduce Alcohol Floor Price

As of 1 October the Northern Territory has become the first Australian jurisdiction to have an alcohol floor price. Canada and Scotland recently introduced similar floor prices to reduce alcohol harm and according to public health experts, other state governments

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The Perfect Bar for Harry Potter Lovers

There’s a bar in New York City that’s a real hit with the Harry Potter fans serving magical concoctions. If you’re looking for some Halloween inspiration, look no further.

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How Alcohol Really Affects Your Skin

Wine has been hailed as the magical elixir for your health, particularly heart health but how does it affect your skin? According to a new study, wine may actually be the worst drink for your skin out of all other

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Expert Reveals Worst Wine Pairings

When it comes to food and wine pairings, most of us aren’t that well educated. But there are some experts like Australia’s first full-time wine educator Christine Ricketts who can provide some advice for those of us who are less

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How You Should Be Drinking Wine According to a Sommelier

Although wine is Australia’s second favourite tipple, after beer, it can be intimidating for some people because of all the “rules” that seem to surround it. Wine can be an investment, so knowing where to spend your money, what you

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Convenient Wine in a Can Grows in Popularity

According to David Messum, an ambassador for the upcoming Drinks Collective Show the demand for convenience is fueling the canned wine industry. In the past consumers may have turned their noses up at the idea of wine in a can

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