Cocktail of the month: The Vasquez

Posted by on Oct 25, 2015 in Bars

It’s a common problem. You’re sipping a cool drink, slowly unwinding at your favourite bar. All of a sudden, half the ice in your glass has melted and your drink’s lost its taste. The Vasquez, from Woolloongabba cocktail bar Canvas, won’t disappoint you.

Happiness in a glass. Happiness in a glass.

Dodge the hot weather down on Bourbon Street

Posted by on Sep 25, 2015 in Bars

If the sudden arrival of spring has left you hot and bothered, you might want a drink to cool off. New Orleans-themed Bourbon Street can certainly help you there. It’s always surprised me that so many of our new American-inspired venues focus on Southern food but not on Southern drinks (although Papa Jack’s is a …

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Survival Guide: Where to get a drink in Brisbane on Sundays

Posted by on Jul 19, 2015 in Bars

It might be busy on Friday and Saturday nights, but come Sunday, the Brisbane CBD is usually quieter than your hungover housemate. Cafes are closed, there’s an eerily small number of people around, and so many quality bars like Malt, The Gresham, and Brooklyn Standard are not open for business. But before you shrug and set your Sunday session …

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