The Starward Distillery is located in Melbourne. Melbourne is the Australian gourmet capital and has delicacies to offer for the one or other whisky lover. The varied weather elicits both characteristic aromas and delicious flavours from the distillate. Every single ingredient comes from the surrounding area and is purchased within an hour's drive. The Australian variation on the classic cocktail, inspired by the juicy aromas of red wine barrels. Using the high quality local ingredients available from the Starward Distillery, the Red Manhattan is made from Starward Single Malt, which is fully aged in red wine barrels. Refined with bitter and red wine vermouth, which is tailor-made for this cocktail by Adelaide Hills Distillery.Tasting notes:Colour: deep red. Nose: Christmas spices, dried fruit, notes of oak, hints of barley malt. Taste: Dark stone fruit, baking aromas, notes of vanilla, juicy cherries. Finish: Long lasting, balanced, spicy. Best enjoyed on ice, with duck, steak, sardines or BBQ chicken!