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James Atkinson

James Atkinson is creator of the Drinks Adventures podcast and a previous editor of Australian Brews News and drinks industry publication TheShout. A Certified Cicerone® and 2017 winner of the Australian International Beer Awards media prize, James regularly contributes to other publications including Halliday, Good Food, QantasLink Spirit and more.

The Australiano, a perfect tipple for election night.

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Five cocktails for election night

Reward your survival of an arduous election campaign with a stiff drink.

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Scotch or Irish - what's your dram of choice?

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Return of a whiskey powerhouse

Back from the brink, one country is powering to new prominence.

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Gin and tonic.

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Ten tasty Aussie gins to try

Local produce is at the centre of a fascinating new gin craze.

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