9 results for tag: Whiskey


The Wild Rover and their whisky club, The Whiskey Co-Op, are again putting a ‘cool’ twist on your average whisky tasting as part of World Class Cocktail Week. National Whisky Ambassador Simon McGoram and Mr Goaty Gelato are taking over upstairs at ‘The Rover’ for a tasting of artisan gelato paired (and created) with Scotch whisky. Founded by former Three Blue Ducks chef Dan Hughes, Mr Goaty was created in 2015 out of his kitchen in the Eastern Suburbs of Sydney. After testing the the first batches of gelato with his family, a unique business was born and his residency at Bondi Farmers Market has become hugely popular. Now the Mr Goaty ...

Whisky & Chocolate

The Wild Rover crew are known to have fun with their whisky. ‘WHISKY & CHOCOLATE’ on Monday 11th July will showcase their favourite hooch paired with another local small business in the neighbourhood, Lixie Chocolaterie. On the back of the hugely successful ‘WHISKY & CHEESE with The Stinking Bishops’, Johnnie Walker and Classic Malt Ambassador Sean Baxter will again be hosting the evening as he shares his passion for pairing whisky with unique craft products. Alongside Sean will be the local Surry Hills queen of chocolate, Miga from Lixie Chocolaterie. Since opening the shop eighteen months ago, Lixie Chocolaterie has been a ...

French Whisky Tasting | The Whiskey Co-Operative

The Whiskey Co-Operatives very first French Whisky tasting! It's on the rise and now you can find out why. Jeremy from Le Baron Des Spirits and Manu from Cerbaco are sharing some of their whiskies with us on Monday 30th November from 6:30pm. Brands featured will include Amorik, Breizh Whisky and Michael Couvreur - 6 expressions in total. You will have the opportunity to buy bottles on the night at a discounted price. As always, the Co-Op is a casual tasting where you can learn more about the spirit we love.

Whiskey Tasting | The Whiskey Co-Operative

Stuart Reeves from Brown Forman is hosting The Whiskey Co-Operative October tasting upstairs at The Wild Rover. Having a number of whiskies on the portfolio, Stu has picked unique range from popular Jack Daniels and Woodford Reserve distilleries. Old Forester is one you may not have heard much about. Old Forester is the only Kentucky Straight Bourbon continuously distilled and marketed before, during and after prohibition. It's a fantastic opportunity to taste the difference between these three American Whiskies. As always, the Co-Op is a casual tasting where you can learn more about the spirit we love. Tasting: Jack Daniels No. 27 ...

THE BOILERMAKER | Sydney Craft Beer Week 2015

It's no secret we love beer and whisky. LOVE IT. So we have teamed up with the like-minded folks from Batch Brewing Co and Laura Hay from The Balvenie for a beer and whisky pairing session for one night only! The Boilermaker is a beer matched with whisky and we have paired up the guys to showcase why their booze, produced on polar opposite sides of the world, go so well together.ite. If you get a taste for a boilermaker, it so happens The British Beer Invasion is happening all week - you can kick on into the evening and discover your own beer and whisky pairings. Tickets are only $40 and includes all beer and whisky pairings along with The ...

Teeling Whiskey Tasting | The Whiskey Co-Operative

Mark Halvey arrived in Sydney last month as the Brand Ambassador following the growth of the whisky brand since the distillery opened in 2015. He will take the Co-Op through the range in an intimate whiskey tasting and tell the story about how the distillery came about. For any enquiries visit The Whiskey Co-Operative page or email drinks@thewildrover.com.au  

Kilchoman Whiskey Tasting | The Whiskey Co-Operative

Peter Wills from Islay's Kilchoman Distillery will be hitting our shores late August to spread the story of Islay's newest distillery, Kilchoman. Peter will be hosting the session. Founded by his Father Anthony in 2005, the distillery was the first opened on the famed island in 124 years. Peter started from the ground up, cleaning and sweeping the floors to now leading the sales and marketing team hosting tastings all over the world. Peter will bring knowledge and a few stories to this month's tasting, some may even be funny.   The Whiskey Co-Operative monthly tastings are exclusive to members of the Co-Op. For more info on how you ...

‘Boilermaker’ presented by Bottled Lightning

The Boilermaker has long been a staple of a bartenders diet. Staking claim on a bar stool, ordering a shot of whisky, rum or spirit to go with what ever beer you're swilling suggests to most it will be a fast track early night to bed or the gutter. As the world wide craft beer and spirit industry is becoming more popular each year, pairing beer and whisky (or any liquor) is getting the appreciation it deserves. Bottled Lightning are hosted the event as 4 Pines Brewing and Diageo team up to showcase their liquid gold. For more information, visit the Bottled Lightning event page listed below. Cheers to beers!

Whisky Tasting with The Dalmore and Jura

Hosted by John Gakuru and Think Spirits, The Whiskey Co-Operative will be treated to a range of whiskies from The Dalmore and Jura ranges. Members are invited to tastings each month, if you would like to join, speak with one of the bartenders or contact us for more information.