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Meet The Makers: Josh Bahen from Bahen & Co Chocolate

Chocolatier Josh Bahen of Bahen & Co began as a winemaker. It’s with this attention to detail that Bahen & Co’s artisanal bean to bar chocolate formed. Based in Margaret River, Western Australia, the premium chocolate company exceeds Fair Trade practices by building long-term relationships with their farmers and paying prices that respect the farmer’s efforts. We took a moment from Josh’s busy schedule to hear a little more about what goes into making his chocolate.

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An Interview with Brash Higgins Winemaker Brad Hickey

Brad Hickey (aka Brash Higgins) is not your average winemaker. After leaving his hometown of Chicago for adventures in Paris, Portland and New York City, Brad ended up in McLaren Vale,

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Rosé Not Roses: A Last Minute Valentines Guide

Valentines day is once again upon us and we have your last minute gifts sorted! Think Rosé not rose, chocolates & movies over expensive restaurants and world-class cocktails at home instead of crowded nights in bars. Read on if you haven’t got your valentine a present yet – all tipples are delivered in 60 minutes!

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The Humble Tumbler’s Guide to Matching Food and Wine

Like all things wine (and food, for that matter), picking a perfect match for your dinner is an art, not a science. Even ‘textbook’ pairings, such as a gutsy red with stew, or a citrusy white with prawns, can have all sorts of exceptions. A lot depends on sauces, accompaniments and cooking style. So read on, friends, for all the essentials on making the most of the flavour on your table.

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Top Tips for Picking the Perfect Wine for Special Occasions

We have all been there; unsure which bottle of wine goes with what food or how to pick a drop of the good stuff that everyone will love at a picnic. Thankfully wine expert, creator of The Humble Tumbler and author of Tipsy, Clare Burder is here to save the day with a guest post about finding the perfect wine for every occasion.

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The Search Is Over: Here Are Six Perfect Holiday Gifts

You’re busy, we get it. Only a few weeks ago it felt like January and now the holiday season is here again.

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Stop and Smell the Rosé

Rosé is the sexy red head who shows up first, leaves last and entertains everyone effortlessly in the middle with their perfectly seasoned guacamole & pop hits playlist.

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Best Aussie Beers with International Flavours

These days when you hear “Australian beer”, chances are good that Fosters wont come to mind.