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Mountain Goat – Hazy Pale Ale

Brewery: Mountain Goat in Richmond, Victoria Style:  Hazy Pale ABV:  4.6% Rate Beer:  No Rating Yet Pour:  opaque straw colour with a big, fast dispersing white head.  My nose is a little blocked at the moment so not really picking up much aroma. Taste wise, a bit of bitterness mixed with stone fruit flavours. A good, sipping beer to have when your […]

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Young Henry’s – Brewers B-Side Series: From Where You’d Guava Be

Brewery: Young Henry’s in Newtown, NSW Style:  Passionfruit and Guava Sour ABV:  4.2% Rate Beer:  no rating yet Pour:  Light, opaque straw colour.  Light, easy to drink sour. Not much in the way of tartness. Delicious favour combination of Passionfruit and guava. This could easy be a base for a summer cocktail. A good beer to make you forget about the absolute […]

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Bentspoke Brewing – Barley Griffin Canberra Pale Ale

Brewery: Bentspoke Brewing in Canberra ACT Style:  Pale Ale ABV:  4.2% Rate Beer:  73/100 Pour:  Slightly hazy straw yellow in colour with a big bubbly white head. A crisp and clean drinking pale ale. Light body and flavour makes this a great everyday drinking beer. Subtle citrus flavours on the backend and a little bit of malt sweetness but overall this is […]

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Hope Estate Brewery – Red Rye Imperial IPA

Brewery: Hope Estate Brewery in Hunter Valley, NSW Style:  Red Rye Imperial IPA ABV:  9% Rate Beer:  not listed on Rate Beer Pour:  Toffee amber in colour with a fast fading slightly off white head.  The rye malt really dominates early on with this beer. It masks any hop bitterness or sweeter malts that you’d associate with a red IPA. This beer certainly […]

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Batch Brewing Co – Crimson Coast

Brewery: Batch Brewing in Marrickville, NSW Style:  Gose ABV:  4.5% Rate Beer:  no rating yet Pour:  Pastel peach in colour with a fast fading head on pour. The sweet sourness of the blood orange comes through on the nose and is backed up by the first sip. Tart and citrusy, this is a refreshing beer. The saltiness and the blood orange mixed […]

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Culture House – Raspberry Berliner Weisse

Brewery: Pinnacle Drinks in Surry Hills, NSW Style:  Berliner Weisse ABV:  3.5% Rate Beer: no rating yet Pour:  Rosè pink colour with a bubbly white head.  Raspberries on the nose, the colour and on the tongue. Quite carbonated but not much tartness like you’d expect for a beer of this style. I think this beer could be at home in a champagne […]

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Pinnacle Drinks – Stubbie

Brewery: Pinnacle Drinks in Surry Hills, NSW Style:  Kolsch ABV:  4.4% Rate Beer:  no rating yet Pour:  That typical golden beer colour with a good white head. Had little expectations coming into this beer. It was cheap and the novelty of the little bottle suckered me in. However, its better than I thought. A little lemon zest and a bright, clean taste. […]

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Pirate Life – South Coast Pale Ale

Brewery: Pirate Life in Port Adelaide Style:  Pale Ale ABV:  4.4% Rate Beer:  36/100 Pour:  Pale straw colour with a small white head on pour Sweet melon flavours come through on the nose and palette. Soft, light body. Very easy to drink and very enjoyable to drink. Good a beer to take down to the river on a hot day. Splashing about […]