**Choose your botanicals and distil your own gin at Top Shelf!**
**After parties at Kodiak Club and Boilermaker House – see the Satellite Events page for details**
**More than 20 craft brewers to pour their best brews at Top Shelf**
**Over 40 talks and presentations confirmed – learn everything about liquor**
**More than 60 spirits companies will be sampling and mixing cocktails**
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Sydney hosts new Project Botanicals
The gin focused pop up restaurant and bar from Bombay Sapphire opens soon.
Sydney and Melbourne in Top 10 World’s Best Bars
With four local bars in total taking out places on the coveted list.
Archie Rose claims international award
After cleaning up in London, the bar is also in the running locally.
Enter The Dragon Cocktail Combat
Try your hand at Australia's newest, most exciting bartender competition.
Blind Tiger: organic and sustainable gin
Sustainable resources and surprising botanicals feature in this newly launched gin.
Chivas Regal releases The Icon
The "luxury" blend includes rare whiskies and a collector's price tag.
Classic Cocktail: Bloody Mary
Where did this breakfast staple come from and just what is supposed to be in it?
The inimitable Dead Ringer opens in Sydney
Bulletin Place team create another gem of a watering-hole.
Tributes pour in for bar legend Sasha Petraske
Reaction to untimely death of the man who revolutionised the cocktail world.
Stone & Wood adds Garden Ale to its permanent range
The iconic craft brewery has expanded its core range with a sessionable beer.
Aussie-owned Scotch distillery appoints master distiller
Bladnoch Distillery has appointed Ian Macmillan as its master distiller and blender.