Ale and Hearty

A group of Yarra Valley friends decided to take on the world of commercial brewing. Brendan Black reports on the results. What do you do if you don’t like the taste of beers available to you? For most people, it would simply be a matter of moving on and trying something else. Read more…

Kellybrook’s New Brew

With the first brew launched earlier in the year and the complete range of three beers debuted at the Kellybrook Cider Festival, Kellybrook Winery brings you a new range of locally produced beers.  Venturing from cider to Rider Beers, there are three released beers that will be available from the Read more…

Rising Stars

The newcomer winery of the year is all about team and taste with, a lot of character thrown in to the mix. Andrew Cooke meets founder Rob Dolan. Winemaker Rob Dolan is a glass half-full kind of guy. When a forklift accident crushed his left foot 20 years ago, he Read more…

Bean Scene

The Yarra Valley has long been known locally and internationally for its high quality food and wine. Now in a quiet revolution, it’s built a reputation for a thriving and competitive coffee roasting scene.  Sheds across the Yarra Valley are sending out tantalising smells and people are responding. It’s a Read more…