Alacran is the young tequila brand sweeping bars and clubs all over the USA. The liquor’s smooth finish and full-flavor make it just as enjoyable over ice as it is straight from a shot glass or mixed in a cocktail.
Yes, National Rum Day really is a thing. And wouldn’t you know it? Today’s the day. So why not celebrate all things rum by mixing up an old favourite with a new twist, and switch out whiskey for Cruzan Rum in this refreshing take on an Old Fashioned.
Corkcicle, the icy beverage innovators, respect the fact that most (not all) beer tastes best when it’s stone cold. With that in mind (and just in time for summer), Corkcicle have dropped a can-cooler that will keep your VB’s deliciously chilly even in the blazing Australian sun.
Rum is undergoing a strong renaissance as aficionados seek out higher quality, premium blends that are excellent for both sipping and mixing. The latest premium rum brand out of Australia is Substation No. 41 Rum and has been officially unveiled in the rum capital of Australia – Queensland.
Flying can be a stressful ordeal for some travelers and sometimes requires a stiff drink to calm the nerves. Passengars up the front of the plane are well taken care of, but those in the main cabin need to look after themselves. Time to improvise.
Whisky aficionados are well aware of the meteoric rise of Japanese whiskys, which are taking over the world and winning awards left, right and center. Honing their craft with extreme precision, Suntory is one Japanese distiller that is leading the charge with an exceptional range of whisky, with their Hibiki a particular standout.
Modern men are becoming increasingly aware of alternatives to the grooming products that they were using in their teens and spreading their washing habit wings. And as they grow up, some companies are recognising their customers are changing and releasing new products to cater to their modern consumers. Some companies are even offering entirely new products…
Huckberry is essentially a collection of everything you’ve ever wanted in one place. Powered by a team that tirelessly combs the web for the coolest products and gear, Huckberry is an online store that is unlike anything else. Outdoor gear, camping gadgets, clothing, footwear, writing utensils, grooming products and more. If it’s worth having, you’ll find it on Huckberry.
Gin is a truly marvelous thing. Whether drinking it straight, with lemon and soda or mixed into a cocktail, there is a secret gin fanatic inside all of us. Maybe all you need to unlock it is a new drop made by your favourite craft brewers.
When entertaining friends or a special lady there are two things that immediately add a sense of class and sophistication to you and your apartment: coffee table books and cocktails. You’re not doing yourself any favours if your coffee table is stacked with dirty magazines and even dirtier plates, and you’re sure to impress your guests with your mastery of all things spirits.
The Homemade Gin Kit contains everything you need to transform a generic bottle of vodka into a unique and delicious home-blend of your very own gin. These are the essential tools needed to bring the art of creating small-batch gin out of the distillery and into your hands, including a hand-selected blend of juniper berries, botanicals, spices and aromatics.
In the mysterious Great White North, distillers have been working for a generation to create a whiskey fit for a king (or queen). And with the arrival of Crown Royal, they may have produced such a drop. All Hail the King of the Barrel!
Alaskan Rock Vodka is a Sydney based artisan vodka, handcrafted by the award-winning distillers at Lake Distillery in Tasmania. The company relies on the Latin term, “Res ipsa loquitur,” or, “The thing itself speaks”.
Staying true to its brand name, Noble Spirits has launched its first Fairtrade Rum in Australia: FAIR Rum. A great drop to pour over ice or mix in with your favourite cocktails, FAIR Rum features notes of chocolate, coffee and grilled bananas. Sounds superb, right?
Australia’s beer pallet has progressively evolved from pissed-up bogan to full-flavoured connoisseur and gone are the days of us Aussies settling for a mediocre lager. Stone & Wood have long been leading this charge with their fruity concoctions and their latest special release, the Garden Ale, is yet another well-flavoured string to add to the Byron Bay-based brewery’s already flourishing bow.
Forget the coke and fries on the way home. Bypass the Berocca and the bacon and eggs in the morning. Don’t even think about the bloody mary or hair of the dog. HeadsUp is the new hangover treatment set to change the way you party forever.