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MELBOURNE | The Albion has risen from the ashes after the devastating fire which destroyed most of the iconic pub in 2015. Located in the heart of York Street in South Melbourne (just across from the South Melbourne Market) co-owner Mathew Darcy describes The Albion as the ultimate lifestyle venue.

fitzroy social

MELBOURNE | Fitzroy Social is housed in the old Little Creatures Beer Hall on Fitzroy and will be both familiar and unfamiliar to anyone who visited it in its old guise. It’s still a large, high ceiling warehouse space, but has been spruced up with a lot more colour and

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SYDNEY | Manly Spirits Co. is a distillery located north of Manly in Brookvale, that puts a bit of a different spin on the spirits it distills. Its whiskies, gins and vodkas are distilled using sustainable native and marine botanicals, many of which are sourced from the nearby coast. A

redwood tasting room fitzroy north

MELBOURNE | Redwood Tasting Room is a bar that showcases the beers imported and distributed by husband and wife team Brian and Anika Labadie’s craft beer distribution company Redwood Distribution. It’s a small, unpretentious spot on St George’s Road in Fitzroy North with an assortment of second hand furniture and

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MELBOURNE | Arlechin is one of the new breed of Melbourne venues that opened in 2017 with the aim of providing quality food to those wanting something more than burgers and kebabs after midnight in the CBD. It’s owned by the Grossi family, and is hidden down a laneway, Mornane

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MELBOURNE | Buck Mulligan’s is a venue that fuses two of Dublin-born owner Eamonn Hennessy’s loves – whisky and books. It’s a bar and bookstore that’s named after the first character to appear in Irish novel Ulysses, and is a unique space in this part of town. The shelves around

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NEW YORK CITY | Top Hops is a great craft beer bar in the Lower East Side that offers patrons a selection of local and international beers across its 20 taps and 700 plus bottle and can selection. Owner Tod Kenny, former financial markets worker come AB InBev sales executive decided to

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NEW YORK CITY | Proletariat is one of those blink and you’ll miss it places, located in a very narrow space in the East Village. The bar is welcoming and cozy, with a large bar dominating the space, bar seating along with a few high tables, exposed brick, wood, and warm,

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NEW YORK CITY | Milk & Hops (Astor Place) is one of three Milk & Hops venues in New York City, and is the answer to anyone who has ever asked themselves “why isn’t there a craft beer bar that takes its cheese as seriously as it takes its beer”. Ok,

torst greenpoint brooklyn

NEW YORK CITY | Tørst is one the most highly regarded craft beer bars in New York. Located on Manhattan Avenue in Greenpoint, a street better known for Polish restaurants Tørst isn’t where you’d expect to find such a bar, but it doesn’t really matter. It’s the creation of Jeppe Jarnit-Bjergso, the guy