January 12, 2023 / Gins
Bringing a taste of Island life to the mainland
January 12, 2023 / Gins
Making Distilling Sustainable
Given its fragile ecosystem, co-founders Christian and Anthony want to ensure Lord Howe Island Distilling Co leaves as small a footprint as possible on the island.
November 14, 2022 / Gins
Celebrating the launch of Bondi Gin Co
It’s been a long journey from inception to production, but Bondi Gin Co’s Australian Dry Gin is finally here! Straight from the mind of Gin Society founder Andrew Burge, this sensational drop is a labour of love, persistence and an unmatched desire to create something truly unique in the Australian craft gin scene.
September 6, 2022 / Gins
A true taste of insects
Want to really entrench yourself in a bug’s life? Go beyond your bottle of Green Ant Gin and taste an array of gins infused with insects from around the world.
July 12, 2022 / Cocktails
What’s the difference between gin and aquavit?
As the national liquor of most Nordic countries, we examine Scandinavia’s love affair with aquavit and place it against the more refined spirit of gin.
July 10, 2022 / Gins
Drink your way through Scandinavian gins
We might know a thing or two about drinking here in Australia, but the Nordic region has a long and storied history of imbibing beer and spirits. Let’s explore some of the highlights of Scandinavia’s drinking culture – and some of their top gins!
May 16, 2022 / Gins
Being located on a remote island means Andi Ross aka "Madame Distiller" is already more accustomed to sustainable practices than the average person. But she takes it to the next level with a comprehensive dedication what she calls “sexy sustainability”. Right at the heart of her mission is one of the most beautiful gin bottles you are ever likely to own.
May 12, 2022 / Gins
Exploring Great Barrier Island
When Andi Ross, Master Distiller behind Island Gin describes Great Barrier Island as being like a “lost world”, she means it in the best way possible. With unrivalled sights to explore and a sizeable distance from mainland New Zealand, it really is like stepping into a dreamscape.
May 3, 2022 / Gins
10 must-try NZ Gins
From seaside city of Taranaki to the ski fields of Cardrona, New Zealand is home to many a craft distillery producing spirits of the highest calibre. We round up 10 noteworthy gins.
November 17, 2021 / Events
Hobart GIN Festival – GIN-UARY
Do you love gin? Do you love Tasmania? Then get down to this year’s Gin-uary festival 8-9 January 2022, in Hobart. Sample gins from over 25 distillers, meet the makers, snack on some delicious local produce and enjoy the Gin-uary bar slinging cocktails and G&Ts.