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Jul 15th

Cocktails in a Cone

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Step aside Doughnuts and Food Carts – the next craze to hit Melbourne has arrived at Lustre Bar. Introducing Cocktails in a Cone: an adult’s sweet treat that’s devilishly divine. The crafty creations include Choc Berry, Peppermint, Hazelnut and the caffeine addict’s favourite, Affogato. The waffle cone is coated in premium chocolate so there are […]

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Jul 15th

Snack Attack!!!

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We have just changed up some items on our food menu – and thought this one worthy of its own post. The snack attack is a platter of Bourbon Bacon Popcorn, Duck Fat and Maple Syrup Roasted Peanuts and Salted Cashews – so moorish!

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Nov 9th

Are you a Negroni Devotee?

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Negroni is often touted to be the drink of the bartender.  A classic combination of Gin (in our case Tanquary 10 is our preferred mixer), Campari and Sweet Vermouth first made for Count Negroni when he demanded a different drink than the popular Americano of the day back in the 1930’s. It is not surprising […]

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Jan 21st

Red-Oke: Abomination or Inspired Creation?

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For those of you not in the know, Red-Oke is a drink that is made by mixing Red wine with Coke. For the purist this is unfathomable, akin to the act of vandalism which occurs when coke is added to a quality whisky like Laphroaig. But to those that have ventured off the path of […]

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