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All aboard the Glenfiddich Whisky Wanderer!

On a particularly cold Friday evening I ventured into the Melbourne Good Food and Wine Show on Glenfiddich’s invitation to board the Glenfiddich Whisky Wanderer, a 1972 vintage bus which has been converted into a whisky bar on wheels! Australian chef … Continue reading

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Melbourne whisky Bar: Boilermaker House

Melbourne’s whisky bar scene has been booming over the last few years, buoyed by what can only be described as a popular fascination with whisky. Whisky, and whisky bars, are now in vogue. Unlike ten or even five years ago, … 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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Bruichladdich tasting – Jim McEwan’s visit to Melbourne, Kelvin Club

On Wednesday 8 October 2014 over one hundred people gathered within the walls of the iconic Kelvin Club in Melbourne to meet a man who has been involved in the production of whisky for half a century. That man, ladies … Continue reading

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Whisky Live Melbourne 2014

Whisky Live is a whisky festival where people can taste a selection of different whiskies at the ticketed price of $99. The venue for Whisky Live Melbourne 2014 was the St Kilda Town Hall, where about 100 whiskies sat waiting for … Continue reading

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