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Bars we’ll be at this November

We are set to escape the heat (or the rain!) in some trendy hangouts around Brisbane this November. The top 3 recommended bars in Brisbane that you can find our crew hiding in are: 1. Maker Bar, Fish lane Down little fish lane located in South Bank, Brisbane, you will come to a minimal, hole…

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5 random facts about gin

Did you know gin can be a detox for the body? Check out some random things we found about gin! 1. Like Switzerland…as neutral as can be For those of you like me, who didn’t know, gin can be made from any spirit alcohol as long as it meets the spirit drink regulations as a…

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Breaking in summer with gin and botanicals

We’re getting our cocktail lists sorted as we embrace the hot Brissie sun. Are you one for a botanical elixir mixed with soda or tonic and enhanced with zesty lime or chilled cucumber? Perhaps you’re into something fancier like the herbaceous negroni or a lavish lemon Collins? We’ve shared our top 2 mouth-watering recipes you…

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5 wineries to visit in Queensland

With warm weather most of the year Queensland produces a number of incredible red and white varieties. Over the past decade Queensland’s wine industry has grown significantly, including the breathtaking Granite Belt, the beautiful estates in Toowoomba and the South Burnett region. We’ve listed 5 wineries we think are worth the visit! 1. Witches Falls…

A fresh Beer for summer at Burleigh Brewing Co

Burleigh Brewing Co’s new tropical pale ale, appropriately named Twisted Palm, made its debut this week at Johnny Ringo’s.  The Pale Ale reminds one of summer nights relaxing on the deck of an old breezy Queenslander with good friends and even better music. With hints of orange, mango, and papaya it goes down easily making…

Holey Moley beers and putt putt

Fortitude Valley’s newest and only putt putt course Holey Moley has opened its doors, and it is a hole lot of fun! There are two nine hole courses, a cocktail bar inside the iconic church that has housed many infamous bars in Brisbane.  The opening night gave Brisbane a taste of their anything-but miniature sized fun,…

Mason Wines Queensland

Queensland’s best kept secret is it’s ability to produce premium wines since 1860. The sunshine state has been growing exceptional grape varieties in the Granite Belt, Toowoomba, Mt Cotton and Mt Tamborine. In particular, the cool climate of the Granite Belt, which is situated 1000 metres above sea level, has enabled winemakers to produce top…

What does your date spot say about your date

Planning a hot date yet not sure what message you are sending? Whether you’re the planner or invitee we’ve got you covered with a list of dates and what they’ll say to that special someone! Picnic    Your date is all about quality time. Think homemade goodies, long chats and a summer breeze.  Whether it’s…

Soumah Wines comes to Tank Bar and Laneway Dining 

Brisbane’s charming laneway restaurant in the legal precinct, Tank Bar & Laneway Dining, hosted a sophisticated winemakers dinner with fabulous food and good company. With a floor to ceiling glass wine cellar on show, Tank Bar & Laneway Dining are known for pairing national and international awarded wines with Head Chef Tyrone Bramley’s modern seasonal…