botanical profile: kakadu plum

Not only does the Kakadu Plum taste great, but they are unrivalled in their health benefits. Found in tropical Northern Australia, these pale green fruits – also known as Billygoat Plum, Gubinge or Kabiny Plum – have been used by local indigenous communities for thousands of years as a source of both food and medicine.  A known superfood, Kakadu Plum has the highest recorded […]

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Applewood NEW Okar Amaro

Applewood Okar – The Australian Amaro

In December 2015 Applewood took the plunge and launched what nobody else had in Australia – two different examples of Amaro (Økar and Red Økar) – a type of of bitter/herbal aperitif that’s been popular for more than a century – famous for it’s use in the Negroni or Spritz. Very quickly – Applewood knew they were onto […]

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Five Incredible Coffee Concoctions

A sixteenth century Sheikh once said “Whoever tastes coffee will forever forswear the liquor of the grape”. We think he might have said otherwise if he could have tasted the following combinations of the two: Applewood’s Espressocello Combining South Australian grapes with exclusive Mexican coffee beans, this coffee liqueur is a cocktail worthy combination of Applewood spirit and artisan coffee. Distilled […]

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