Johnnie Walker’s first Blue Label ‘Ghost and Rare’ release

Johnnie Walker whiskey blue glasses

For any whiskey connoisseur, there’s a thrill of excitement that comes with getting to have a sip of something truly rare. Not just, ‘top shelf at the local pub, $15 a glass’ rare, but once-in-a-lifetime rare; a whiskey that’s either made in very small quantities, comes from extremely far away, or has even stopped being […]

All about Glenfiddich 1977 whiskey, Rare Cask Collection

Most of us love a good rebel, someone who stuck it to the man and did great things besides, well, William Grant the founder of Glenfiddich whiskey, did all that and delivered deep, rich and mesmerising nectar to the hands of us mortals. His whiskey is coming to Sydney Airport’s Duty Free, an exclusive 40 […]

The Glenmore is helping to get your whiskey rocks off this Rye July

Glass of Whiskey with Ice

The Glenmore Hotel hosts its fourth annual Rye July series to celebrate all things whiskey this July. So, if you’re a whiskey-lover or are looking to become a connoisseur in spirit, the Night of Whiskies on Thursday 13 July is just what you need.  The Glenmore’s cosy middle level will be turned into a whiskey wonderland. “This […]

Cooking with different types of whiskey

Glass of Whiskey with Ice

Although certainly not anywhere near as popular as other cooking alcohols like wine or brandy, whiskey is highly underrated as an ingredient, providing an excellent flavour boost to a wide variety of dishes.   It’s the chemical properties of whiskey that make it such a good flavour enhancer, bringing out the salty freshness of seafood, […]

Johnnie Walker & Sons Diamond Jubilee Event

Just before spring sprung, Sydney hosted a soiree of epic proportions to celebrate many of the city’s inhabitants’ favourite pastime: drinking. They celebrated it with one of the only staples a gentlemanly gentleman should have in his wide array of finely aged whiskies; Johnnie Walker Diamond Scotch Whiskey; and in the presence of Johnnie Walker & […]