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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

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Reisetbauer Blue Gin

In this post I review Reisetbauer Blue Gin from Austria. Continue reading

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The Botanist Gin

In this post I review The Botanist Gin. Continue reading

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How to Make a Great Martini (featuring The Botanist gin, Spirit of Hven Organic Vodka and Lillet Blanc)

My interest in making a good martini was sparked in what may be the most unlikely of places. It was not in some swanky cocktail bar in Melbourne or London. It was in the tropical heat of far north Queensland, … Continue reading

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Nub 464 Cameroon Torpedo Cigar (Nicaragua)

  Name: Nub 464 Cameroon Torpedo Cigar Rating:  ★★★★ Origin: Nicaragua   Cigar info: The Nub 464 Cameroon Torpedo Cigar is handmade using a Nicaraguan binder and filler, and, a wrapper from Cameroon.  The tobacco that is grown in Cameroon, … Continue reading

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