Opinion: Chatting away with Mr. Ian Schmidt of Tin Shed Distillery

On a random Tuesday morning, I was dropped off at an industrial suburb just outside of Adelaide CBD where I spent the next four hours with Mr. Ian Schmidt, the co-founder and distiller of Tin Shed distillery, producer of Iniquity. The first thing I got shown were a couple trays of 200ml whiskies neatly arranged…

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Opinion: The Earnestness of Humble Beginnings

We are just over three years removed from Sullivans Cove’s historic win at WWA in 2014.  The next 12 months will see a great influx of casks ready to be bottled as traditional houses in Tasmania will gradually have recouped their depleted supplies and the first crop of new distilleries post-French Oak will be unveiling…

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