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  • What Is Whiskey Made Of?

    15th Aug 2019

    What Is Whiskey Made Of?

    Although a subject of intense scholarly research, no one can pinpoint the origin of the spirit now known as whisky. Classical Greece invented the concept of distillation, but it’s unclear if they used…

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  • What's His Gin Flavour?

    13th Aug 2019

    What's His Gin Flavour?

    Find the perfect drink for Dad using our dedicated Gin flavour profile.Choosing the right Gin for Dad has never been easier. Typically Gin falls into three main categories shown below:Within these cat…

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  • What's His Spirit Flavour?

    13th Aug 2019

    What's His Spirit Flavour?

    Find the perfect drink for Dad using our dedicated Spirits flavour profiles. Choosing the right spirit for Dad has never been easier. Typically spirits fall into four main flavour categories show…

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  • THE ANGELS' SHARE

    7th Aug 2019

    THE ANGELS' SHARE

    One of the terms often used in distilleries is “the angels’ share”. When spirits such as whisky are slowly maturing in their casks, a small amount of spirit evaporates through the wood and into the at…

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  • THE IMPORTANCE OF OAK

    7th Aug 2019

    THE IMPORTANCE OF OAK

    Traditional distillers use oak from different locations across the globe to make casks. Oak Casks are a master Distiller’s most powerful tool because the time spent maturating in casks is what adds…

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  • The Gin Craze

    7th Aug 2019

    The Gin Craze

    Gin has seen a recent resurgence in popularity with the emergence of boutique and handcrafted gins becoming a drink of choice for many. So why the sudden resurgence? The Gin craze is being driven b…

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  • ​Rum 101

    5th Aug 2019

    ​Rum 101

    Rum is a spirit with a rich and dramatic history, dating back thousands of years to the Malay culture where they produced a wine made of sugar, referred to as brum. Rum as we know it today was fi…

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GoodDrop supports the Responsible Service of Alcohol. New South Wales: Liquor Act 2007 - It is against the law to sell or supply alcohol to, or to obtain alcohol on behalf of, a person under the age of 18 years. Victoria: Warning - Under the Liquor Control Reform Act 1998 it is an offence to supply alcohol to a person under the age of 18 years (penalty exceeds $17,000), for a person under the age of 18 years to purchase or receive liquor (penalty exceeds $700). Western Australia: WARNING. Under the Liquor Control Act 1988, it is an offence: to sell or supply liquor to a person under the age of 18 years on licensed or regulated premises; or for a person under the age of 18 years to purchase, or attempt to purchase, liquor on licensed or regulated premises. South Australia: Under Liquor Licensing Act 1997, Liquor must NOT be supplied to persons under 18. Queensland: Under the Liquor Act 1992, it is an offence to supply liquor to a person under the age of 18 years. Tasmania: Under the Liquor Licensing Act 1990 it is an offence: for liquor to be delivered to a person under the age of 18 years. Penalty: Fine not exceeding 20 penalty units. For a person under the age of 18 years to purchase liquor. Penalty, Fine not exceeding 10 penalty units. For more information visit our Legal page.