In an interview with Vogue UK, Lady Gaga specified that proceeds from her collaboration with Dom Perignon will go to her charity, the Born This Way Foundation. Gaga founded the organization in 2011 with her mother; BTWF “supports the mental health of young people and works with them to create a kinder and braver world,” their website […]
ABBEY VINEYARD ICONS | PARKER COONAWARRA ESTATE First Growth Cabernet Sauvignon 2016 “A cabernet with a lengthy history of excellence. It is from a single vineyard planted in ’85. The vines are fully mature, and the blackcurrant fruit revels in the generous proportion of new French oak allocated to it every year.”96 Points, James Halliday Wine […]
Navigating the world of alcohol can be very confusing. Here’s a beginner’s guide to bourbon, Scotch and more Whisky, a distilled alcoholic beverage made from fermented grain mash (barley, corn, rye or wheat) is typically aged in charred oak casks, giving it its distinctive brown colour. But unlike beer there is a lot of seriousness […]
2018 Mort’s Block Riesling is a classic Clare Valley Riesling, with fruit from our Morrison vineyard on the opposite hillside at Leasingham providing additional depth and complexity. The Mort’s Block vineyard was planted by Mort Mitchell, Founder Kevin Mitchells father in 1969, it pays homage to Mort and is a celebration of his hard work and dedication after […]
Treasury Wine Estates has announced a multi-year partnership between the 19 Crimes label and Snoop Dogg. Snoop Dogg kicks off the partnership with 19 Crimes first California wine – Snoop Cali Red – which will be in stores for summer in the US. TWE said the line expansion “will cast a contemporary lens on 19 […]
The new Stories range from the Balvenie tells tales of feats of human creativity, all set in the distillery at Dufftown. Interactive Whisky The highlight of this series, aside form the wonderful malts, are the stories told alongside them. With recorded conversations, whisky lovers can hear stories told from the very men who make Balvenie malts. […]
The best tequilas in the world have been revealed at the 2019 World Tequila Awards, with six categories covered, comprising Añejo, Blanco, Extra Añejo, Flavoured, Joven Abocado and Reposado. The awards are part of the World Drinks Awards, which aims to select “the very best in all internationally recognised styles of drinks”. This year’s World […]
We take a look at some really interesting bottle arrivals from MyBottleShop.com including bottles from Glenmorangie, Glendronach, Jack Daniel’s, Bruichladdich (all Whiskies) and some Christmas time gins from Prohibition Distillery in South Australia and Four Pillars in Victoria.