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Women in WA Liquor: Rebecca de Burgh - The Margaret River Distilling Co.

Women in WA Liquor: Rebecca de Burgh - The Margaret River Distilling Co.

International Women's Day is this week on March 8th so we thought we would feature three of our fave women who are currently killing the WA liquor game. First up is our distiller extraordinaire from Margs- Rebecca.

Tips from the Expert: Ray Jordan on WA's Wine History

Tips from the Expert: Ray Jordan on WA's Wine History

Take a journey back through time to the foundations of WA's many award-winning wine regions. Explore local regions including Margaret River, the Great Southern, Swan Valley and other locations' rich histories and traditions around wine with one of WA's best-known wine writers.

New Year New You: Wine Whiz

New Year New You: Wine Whiz

It’s a brand new year and time once again to reinvent yourself. Perhaps you’re more concerned this year with upping your booze game than you are cutting back on all those meat pies... This week, we explore how to become a Wine Whiz.

Losing Weight

Losing Weight

Our resident wine guru Rod Properjohn explores a growing trend in the Barossa Valley where winemakers are beginning to create lighter style Shiraz in an area traditionally renowned for the biggest and boldest. Check out his two lighter style Shiraz picks from Barossa which feature in our Summer On the Vine. 

The Only Guide You'll Need For The Big Race

The Only Guide You'll Need For The Big Race

This stallion from Reims will be carrying the polish from one of the most experienced champagne stables in the world. A race day favourite and arguably the most widely recognised of all the bottles out of the gate this Tuesday...Our resident expert punter has selected his personal picks in champagne, prosecco and other sparklers  taking to the field at Flemington for the race which stops the nation this Tuesday. Which will you back for a win?

Liquor Barons Turns 26

Liquor Barons Turns 26

Let us take you back in time to an age of beer commercials saturating TV and Bryan Adams at #1 in the charts. Bob Hawke was fighting off another attempt at the Leadership by Keating while skulling another yard of ale and the hottest day on record was hit in Perth. We're revisiting the year marking the birth of our group and exploring what our industry looked like during this truly epic era.

Craft Beer Unpacked Part 3: Your Guide to Becoming a Beer Snob

Craft Beer Unpacked Part 3: Your Guide to Becoming a Beer Snob

We’re back this week to conclude our Craft Beer Guide series by unpacking all the confusing beer lingo and jargon that gets thrown around these days. 

How To Throw a Grand Final Party When You're Not Stuffed Who Wins

How To Throw a Grand Final Party When You're Not Stuffed Who Wins

Are you as fed up with Eastern states teams always making the Grand Final as we are? With WA clubs' attendance in the AFL Grand Finals remaining absent for the most part, September isn't exactly a time for West Australian optimism. What it is time for is some help planning that GF party at your place this weekend for when you couldn't care less who takes home the flag.

Craft Beer Guide: The Beginner’s Guide to Becoming a Beer Snob Part 1

Craft Beer Guide: The Beginner’s Guide to Becoming a Beer Snob Part 1

A three part craft beer guide series exploring the craft trend. In Part 1 we break down different styles of beer from around the world.