Good brewing is both an art and a science. In this list of our Best Of Award-winners for 2017, you’ll find not only the best beer in Australia, but the best beer in the world.

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This is the 2017 Wine of the Year

We unveil the 2017 Vintage Cellars Best Overall Wine and interview the victor’s head winemaker.

Who won winemaker, brewer and distiller of the year?

What makes an exceptional beer? Where are the most inspiring new spirits being distilled? And how do you know the difference between an ordinary wine…

What Makes a Winning Wine?

Discover the 2017 Vintage Cellars Best Of Awards, and find out what makes a winning vintage, as we talk to the winners about their winemaking secrets…

5 Wine Pairing Secrets for Dinner Party Hosts

Wine pairing can seem mysterious. But once you know a few of the secrets, it all starts to make perfect sense why a roast chicken goes better with a …

5 Trending Craft Beers

We take a look at five completely different beers that are currently exciting beer drinkers around Australia.

All For Ale

Lager may be the world's most popular style of beer, but ales are having all the fun.

A Short History of Craft Beer in Australia

The history of beer in Australia is rich, frequently fascinating and, for the interested drinker, well worth delving into. What follows are the highl…

The When and How of Beer Cellaring

You reach for that special bottle; the one you've been saving for months or years to open at just the right time. It means something to you, it's imp…

Beers with a Little Extra Spice

Most people will know that it only takes four ingredients to brew beer: water, malt, yeast and hops. Using those few components, brewers are able to …