Tag Archives: Australia

Q&A with Manly Spirits Co, producers of Australian gin and “North Fort” Australian whisky

The Manly Spirits Co is one of Australia’s newest distilleries, having been established in April 2017.    The Manly Spirits Co is located in Sydney, Australia. The distillery produces gin and botanical vodka, and it has plans to release “North … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Twenty Third St Distillery Hybrid Whisk(e)y

In this post I review Twenty Third St Distillery Hybrid Whisk(e)y Continue reading

Posted in AMERICAN WHISKEY, Australian whisky, Blends, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Q&A with Cameron MacKenzie, Founder/Distiller at Four Pillars Gin (Yarra Valley, Australia)

The wineries in Victoria’s Yarra Yalley are known for making some of Australia’s best wine, but nestled somewhere near its picturesque vineyards is the Four Pillars gin distillery. Four Pillars was founded in 2013 by Stu, Matt and Cam, who … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Kellybrook Apple Brandy

In this post I review Kellybrook Apple Brandy Continue reading

Posted in Brandy | Tagged , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

The Big Black Cock Whiskey

In this post I review The Big Black Cock Whiskey from tropical north Queensland, Australia. Continue reading

Posted in Australian whisky, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

What the heck is “moonshine”? A look at Melbourne Moonshine, Crazy Uncle Moonshine and Bearded Lady Charred Moonshine

“Moonshine” is now a fashionable word. You may know it as hooch, bootleg, firewater, rotgut or white lightning, or as just plain old moonshine. Some dictionaries will tell you that “moonshine” is illegally made alcohol while others will explain that it … Continue reading

Posted in AMERICAN WHISKEY, Australian whisky, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Hellyers Road Tasmanian Whisky Cream Liqueur

Type: Whisky based cream liqueur  Origin: Tasmania, Australia  ABV: 17%

Posted in Australian whisky, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment