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Pascal Agrapart: An Icon Of Champagne
Pascal Agrapart: An Icon Of Champagne
5th Dec 2018
- Joe Perry -

Champagne Agrapart is one of the leading grower producers in Champagne at the moment, a true force behind the grower Champagne movement. Pascal Agrapart is one of the most iconic growers in Cham...

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Comando G: Pushing Boundaries In Spanish Wine
Comando G: Pushing Boundaries In Spanish Wine
29th Nov 2018
- Joe Perry -

This week we are taking a look at a range of Spain’s most innovative and sought after wineries. A joint venture between two passionate winemakers, Fernando Garcia of Bodega Maranones, and Dani La...

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Cydewinders with Small Acres Cyder
Cydewinders with Small Acres Cyder
29th Nov 2018
- Rosemary Lilburne -

When you grow up drinking only the best ciders made in the traditional English way, and to your dismay your now adopted home of Australia does things their own way, you find a way to bring a lit...

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Hewitson Wines: A Back Vintage Vertical Tasting
Hewitson Wines: A Back Vintage Vertical Tasting
5th Nov 2018
- Joe Perry -

Since 1998, Hewitson has established themselves as an icon, not only of the Barossa but Australian wine as a whole. Nestled on Seppeltsfield road, Hewitson crafts classic Australian wines that expr...

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Best Of Sake 2018 Tasting
Best Of Sake 2018 Tasting
5th Nov 2018
- Daniel -

As we near the end of the year we’re inclined to look back across the year and remind ourselves of the best we’ve drunk. In the final sake event of 2018, we’ve selected our favourite sake fro...

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BenRiach Single Cask Tasting
BenRiach Single Cask Tasting
27th Oct 2018
- Scott Fitzsimons -

We’re excited to confirm that one of our final whisky tastings of the year will be a very special one – a vertical tasting of BenRiach single casks. A tasting of rare BenRiachs like this will...

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Craft Works Whisky Launch With Crafty
Craft Works Whisky Launch With Crafty
26th Oct 2018
- Scott Fitzsimons -

The Oak Barrel is very proud to work with emerging distillers and producers around the country and we’re excited to help launch the whiskies of a new distillery and bottler not only close in location,...

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Diplomatico Rum Masterclass
Diplomatico Rum Masterclass
21st Oct 2018
- Scott Fitzsimons -

Our series of exceptional spirits masterclasses continues this November as we welcome Diplomatico Rum back into our cellar room.With the new single vintage 2004 release about to arrive in the country...

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