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Innovation & Experimentation For Hobart Whisky's Single Malt
Innovation & Experimentation For Hobart Whisky's Single Malt
19th Nov 2019
- Scott Fitzsimons -

Hobart Whisky is distilled at Devil’s Distillery in Moonah, about five minutes north of central Hobart. Their first introduction to the market was with Tasmanian Moonshine Company, largely seen t...

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Summer 2019 Whisky & Spirits Specials
Summer 2019 Whisky & Spirits Specials
31st Oct 2019
- Scott Fitzsimons -

THE SUMMER 2019 SUMMER SALE HAS NOW ENDEDWith summer here and some exciting new releases just around the corner, it’s time to clear a bit of the decks here at The Oak Barrel with the biggest deals o...

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We’re Giving Away A GlenDronach Single Cask This June
We’re Giving Away A GlenDronach Single Cask This June
31st May 2019
- Scott Fitzsimons -

There’s never a bad time to celebrate great whisky, so we’ll be doing that all through the month of June by giving away a rare GlenDronach 2004 single cask.All you need to do to enter is to be a memb...

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When Corowa Whisky Came To The Oak Barrel
When Corowa Whisky Came To The Oak Barrel
17th Apr 2019
- Scott Fitzsimons -

Australia is currently enjoying a modern whisky boom. The country has quite a long history with whisky, but when we talk about domestic whisky today we largely reference distilleries established...

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Berry Brothers & Rudd Blue Hanger: A World Exclusive Tasting
Berry Brothers & Rudd Blue Hanger: A World Exclusive Tasting
12th Apr 2019
- Scott Fitzsimons -

We had the great pleasure this March to host a very special tastings of some very special whiskies – a vertical of Berry Brothers & Rudd’s Blue Hanger series. As a family owned independent...

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Whiskies To Raise A Glass To Ireland
Whiskies To Raise A Glass To Ireland
9th Mar 2019
- Scott Fitzsimons -

Uisce beatha, le do thoil! It is the most exciting time in Irish whiskey for about 100 years. The resurgence is upon us, not just through new distilleries popping up, but with exi...

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Rare Cognacs From Hine At Better Than Europe Prices
Rare Cognacs From Hine At Better Than Europe Prices
7th Mar 2019
- Scott Fitzsimons -

It’s always exciting news when we’ve managed to get our hands on a couple of rare bottles from one of our favourite cognac houses, but it’s even more exciting when we’re able to offer them at gre...

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