L.A.S. Vino

The New Kid Of New World Wines

AN INFECTIOUS dash of youth and exuberance has seen Nic Peterkin of L.A.S. Vino become a breakout success in Australia’s wine scene. Fresh from being crowned Gourmet Traveller’s 2016 Young Winemaker...

Cocktails And Herbs

FEELING ill? Have a cocktail. That doesn’t sound like good advice, but it would seem to do the trick at The Library. Keong Saik Road’s secret speakeasy The Library and traditional Chinese...

Balancing The Bar

  THERE are bars, and there are bars. And what mood your bar projects makes a huge difference to its success. This is something Indra Kantono, the newbie to the bar scene...

Five X.P. — The Spirit Of Innovation

THERE is a new spirit of enterprise in Singapore, fuelled by the 21st-century consumer's thirst for adventure and innovation. And the thirst is very real in the increasingly crowded...

Going Loco Over Mexican

It has been a lively couple of years for the Loco Group. What started out as a fun little jaunt into the food scene in Tanjong Pagar turned out to...

100-Point Penfolds Wine With Dinner

Here's a chance to savour some of that rare Penfolds elixir that has hit all the buttons for wine's master marketer Robert Parker. This year's Penfolds Wine Dinner will feature...

Martell Toasts A Younger Spirit

As many luxury brands are taking a hit in tough financial times, Martell is looking to the younger generation with a fresh spirit. The Cordon Bleu Intense Heat Cask Finish...

A New Hideaway for Gin Lovers

While the hipsters continue to sip on their Tanqueray No. 10s and Hendrick’s, get ahead of the curve with some artisanal gin from Belgium at Mag’s Wine Kitchen. Already well...

Nectar Fit For The Gods

BALI is known for many pleasures, and now has an excellent spirit to toast the occasion. Bali's reputation as the Island of the gods has been given a further nudge...