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Barrels of Gratitude 12

What is whisky without those who bring us together and challenge us.  Today we celebrate two people who have done both of these and so much more.  Thank you Craig and Nicholas your input to our journey has been invaluable. While we have endeavoured  to include photos of those we are recognising, we haven't for [...]

By |2020-06-04T10:29:25+00:00June 4th, 2020|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Barrels of Gratitude – Our Final Week

All good things eventually come to an end…  In this final week of the ‘Barrels of Gratitude’ series, the last few 200L barrels we have filled will be named. All of us have exceptional people who touch our lives personally or professionally, who roll up their sleeves to support, open doors and challenge ideas. It [...]

By |2020-06-02T03:15:41+00:00June 2nd, 2020|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Barrels of Gratitude 11

In our 'Barrels of Gratitude' series it has been our honour to highlight people who have made an impact on our business and also on our personal whisky journey.  Today we are recognising someone who has been pivotal in the Sydney whisky scene not just for us but for many Australian whisky distillers. The wonderful [...]

By |2020-06-02T03:11:28+00:00June 2nd, 2020|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Barrels of Gratitude #10

The Barrels of Gratitude Series recognises those who have made an impact on our whisky journey. Joining the incredible individuals highlighted so far, Graham Wright and Jose Dymenstein are two amazing characters who have provided both grounding and philosophic direction in what we are trying to achieve.   Jose As an importer of quality spirits [...]

By |2020-05-22T04:17:24+00:00May 22nd, 2020|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Barrels of Gratitude #9

So Gareth got a message from across the miles... Can you come over… and bring whisky? Perth.  Perth is apparently the most isolated capital city in the world. Perth?   Just try and stop us! These barrels of gratitude are named after some incredible people in the Perth whisky scene... Nathan and Thao DeTienne It was [...]

By |2020-05-22T04:15:08+00:00May 22nd, 2020|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Barrels of Gratitude #8

Today in our 'Barrels of Gratitude' series we are celebrating friendships.  The spirit of whisky is so much more than what is bottled.  Whisky celebrates new friendships and friendships that have stood the test of time.  Today these barrels are a celebration of Peter Golotta and Aly Roberts...   Peter Golotta Design and construction.  Photography.  [...]

By |2020-05-17T06:31:54+00:00May 17th, 2020|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Barrels of Gratitude #7

In our 'Barrels of Gratitude' series we are highlighting people who have made an impact on our business and also on our personal whisky journey.  Today we are highlighting people closer to home. While doors were opening and new faces were becoming more familiar in Melbourne, at home in South Australia a nautical themed cocktail [...]

By |2020-05-11T04:02:41+00:00May 11th, 2020|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Barrels of Gratitude #6

Gareth's very first visit to Whisky & Alement involved Luke McCarthy sneaking him in upstairs where Brian Hollingworth from Black Gate was presenting his fine single malts. Whisky & Alement have possibly the most diverse collection, and knowledgeable staff  in Melbourne.  This is due to the drive and philosophy of two leading bar owners in [...]

By |2020-05-08T03:03:50+00:00May 8th, 2020|Uncategorized|0 Comments