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February 22 is officially Margarita Day, so we’re here to shake our maracas and celebrate all things margarita! From the classic Margarita recipe to fruity and exotic variations, …

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The Beer Championships: Which Is the Best Brew for Watching Sport?

Sport on the TV and a cold beer in your hand – it’s a great combination. But which country boasts the best beer for this particular activity? And wha…

An Honest Guide to Buying Wine (Minus the Stuck-Up Stuff)

Whether it’s a cosy red in winter, a citrusy white as the weather warms up or a bottle of sparkling for the height of summer, ya gotta know what to l…

5 Winning Dessert And Drink Combos

No-one’s really sure who first said the words, “Good things come to those who wait”. But whoever it was obviously knew their stuff about food. Let’s …

The All-Time Easiest Snacks (That’ll Still Make You Seem Like a Fancy Pants)

Winning a million flybuys points is good and all (we’re rooting for you!). But when you get them… what do you actually do with them?

The Sunday Roast Road Test: What Should You Drink With A Classic Sunday Roast?

Say what you will about the winter weather, but there’s nothing as satisfying as tucking into a hearty Sunday roast on a cold day. The meat, the vegg…

5 Cocktails Inspired By The Monarchy

Some people are monarchists. Some are republican. Why can’t we all just get along? We’ll put harmony on the agenda with something everyone can agree …

5 Aussie Wine Facts That’ll Make You Seem Sophisticated

Did you know that the world’s oldest vines can be found in Australia? That some of the coolest (temperature-wise, not cred wise) vineyards can be fou…

The Mother’s Day Movie Guide (And The Wine To Match)

You should spend this Mother’s Day hanging out with your mum/grandma/aunt/surrogate mum doing what they want to do. That probably means watching a fu…

The (Sometimes) Weird History Behind Three Whisky Cocktails

Mastering famous whisky cocktails is an impressive feat, but do you know the history behind the concoction in your glass?