Pullman Grand Quay launches Cuban inspired bar Hacienda (Sydney)

Adding a touch of Cuban flair to Pullman Quay Grand’s lavish atmosphere, new vista bar Hacienda made its presence known this week, welcoming 200 guests through its doors. The bar’s influences consist of botanical elements with a hint of plantation sheik and all the trimmings of Miami inspired vintage architecture, whilst taking complete advantage of Circular Quay’s famous harbour views.... Read More | Share it now!

Mr Black’s caffeinated cocktail classes impress at The Rocks Aroma Festival (Sydney)

Be prepared for a heady, hilarious and more importantly, intriguing experience when settling in for a schooling on caffeinated mixology by local cold pressed coffee liqueur gurus Mr Black. National Brand Ambassador, Malcolm Gandar knows how to spin a good yarn and has an ungodly knack for incorporating the deliciousness of Mr Black and a perfectly brewed espresso with a myriad of unlikely ingredients to create cocktails which are deceptively easy to drink and make (but fanciful enough to impress one’s friends).... Read More | Share it now!

Caffeine aficionados to flock to The Rocks Aroma Festival this weekend (Sydney)

Coffee. Nectar of the gods. Sweet, black gold. It’s not surprising that an annual festival celebrating one the finest beverages to ever have been invented does exist. Coffee aficionados prepare to unite this coming Sunday 24th July at heritage listed, iconic venue that is The Rocks in Sydney, to sample and be educated on the finest brews from around the globe at this year’s Aroma Festival.... Read More | Share it now!

Pullman Hotels open Mobius Bar and Grill in Mascot (Sydney)

The unveiling of an internationally branded five star hotel in none other than the surrounding area near Sydney Airport signifies two things. One: business is booming, represented not only in the increase of travellers through the airport, but the spurt in residential property development, eateries and cafes. Two: food options continue to improve and are worth travelling out for. The latter now merely a fact strengthened by the fine dining experience brought by Pullman Hotel’s Mobius Bar & Grill.... Read More | Share it now!

Liverpool’s Gemelle Ristorante Italiano unleashes their ultimate Butcher’s Feast (Sydney)

Located in Sydney’s greater western suburb of Liverpool Gemelle Ristorante Italiano is taking the Italian tradition of warmth and generosity to a new level with the launch of their ultimate Butcher’s Feast. The restaurant which established itself firmly in the community in the early 90’s has become known for its sophisticated take on hearty, regional italian cuisine.... Read More | Share it now!

Review: Drake Eatery’s Producers Dinner – Bondi (Sydney)

Drake Eatery’s chic yet homely decor would only be half the reason Bondi passers by would gravitate towards a place named after two things, the street Head Chef Ian Oakes’ grandma lived on and his favourite poultry. Focussed on simply prepared dishes that hero quality locally sourced and sustainable produce in a relaxed setting, it seems that on the eve of the venue’s first birthday any uncertainties this venture wasn’t going to fly (pun intended) may have been quietened for the time being.... Read More | Share it now!

Heineken embrace Australian multiculturalism with City Shapers Festival

Heineken will be celebrating global cultural, culinary, musical and art contributions which have positively helped shape and influence Australia’s diversity as part of a City Shapers Festival which will span across Melbourne, Brisbane, Sydney and Perth. Whilst all capital cities will share in the fun it seems Melbourne is set for a truly memorable experience with guests being taken to a secret location for a party of epic proportions.... Read More | Share it now!

Pier One Sydney Harbour is hosting a Chivas Regal Winter Lodge

The downstairs lobby and back bar area of luxury boutique hotel Pier One on Sydney’s harbour has been transformed into a lush winter ski lodge where guests can sink into comfortable rich furnishings, warm up by an open flame and of course sip on a Chivas whiskey based cocktail or two. Positioned to take advantage of harbour views, the venture aims to give patrons a sense of relaxed luxury and a place to chill out with friends as the sun sets and nightly events such as DJs, live performances, tastings and three minute Angel massages kick in.... Read More | Share it now!