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Six Strings Brewing – Dark Red IPA

Brewery: Six Strings Brewing in Central Coast, NSW Style: Red IPA ABV: 6% IBUs: 51 Rate Beer: 73/100 Pour: Deep, dark red colour with a big white head that settles. So much going on here. Big malty flavours battle strong hoppy aromas and bitterness. You’d almost expect this to be higher in ABV and IBUs. Toasty, […]

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Deep Creek Brewing – Lava Lava

Brewery: Deep Creek Brewing in Auckland, New Zealand Style: Berliner Weiss ABV: 4.5% Rate Beer: No Rating Yet Pour: Tangerine orange on pour with no real head. A deliciously fruited sour with mango and raspberries. Easy to drink with low tartness and bitterness. Cracked this open as I watch the Bush Fire Appeal concert. A great […]

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Nail Brewing – Super VPA

Brewery: Nail Brewing in Bassendean, WA Style: DIPA ABV: 9% IBUs: 48 Rate Beer: No rating yet Pour: A glorious golden colour with a big white soft head. I absolutely fucking love this beer. It’s taken me about 6 or 7 of these before finally writing this one up because I’ve just enjoyed drinking it. It’s […]

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Weihenstephener – Festbier

Brewery: Weihenstephener in Bayern, Germany Style: Festbier ABV: 5.8% IBUs: 26 Rate Beer: 37/100 Pour Light straw colour with a good white head that slowly fades out Tastes awfully lot like a pilsner. Crisp, clean, light. Slight earthy hop notes. I wished I had saved this for tomorrow for the Bushfire Appeal concert, because this is […]

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Rodenbach – Classic

Brewery: Rodenbach in Vlaanderen, Belguim Style: Flanders Red Ale ABV: 5.2% Rate Beer: 86/100 Pour Toffee red hue with a small beige head that fades off quick. The classic Flanders red. Beautifully crafted. Sharp, yet sour. Moorish, yet mouthwatering. Sweet and delicious. This is a well regarded beer for a reason. It’s the beer, this style […]

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Garage Project – Beer

Brewery: Garage Project in Wellington, New Zealand Style: Czech Pilsner ABV: 4.8% Rate Beer: 37/100 Pour Golden straw colour with a big, fluffy white head The can says it all. Simply ‘Beer’. Nothing special here. Pilsner malt, Saaz hops and yeast to create a Pilsner style beer. A little dry and a touch bitter, but also […]

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Green Beacon – Grappler

Brewery: Green Beacon in Teneriffe, QLD Style: Lager ABV: 4.5% Rate Beer: No Rating Yet Pour Light yellow in colour with a small white head that fades quick. One of the first times a craft brewery lager has tasted like a beer from a macro giant brewer. Little hop flavour or bitterness. I can definitely see […]

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Capital Brewing – Evil Eye

Brewery: Capital Brewing in Canberra, ACT Style: Red Rye IPA ABV: 6% IBUs: 60 Rate Beer: 67/100 Pour: Reddish amber colour with a big bold white head. Tasting notes of caramel, toffee, chocolate and rye. A great drinking beer by the guys in the ACT. I would like to see a bit more of a red […]