Marketing is a wonderful thing. I’ve spent the best part of the decade 2010s working in some aspect of digital marketing. I mention this because it was a marketing campaign that got me onto the Craft Cartel Beer Club Subscription. They were running their $1 promo which saw you get a box of 8 unique […]
Besides Belgian ales, they also make some great craft cocktails. Simple food offerings, but the focus is on their quality brews.
Brewery: The Little Brewing Company in Port Macquarie NSW Style: Belgian tripel ABV: 9.5% IBUs: 80 Rate Beer: 89/100 Pour: Honey golden colour with a small head on pour that fades Brewed for GABS 2014, this one has a strong lemon scent on the nose and is quite light in flavour hiding the 9.5% and 80 IBUs. Good beer to finish off […]
Brewery: Leffe, in Belgium Style: IPA ABV: 7.5% Rate Beer: 25/100 Pour: Quite carbonated with a golden hue. Big frothy head that’s settles and fade within minutes. Quite a warm fruity nose and strong caramel and banana flavour. Not quite a European IPA with big malt characteristics but also nothing similar to West Coast American IPA with no hoppiness. It’s […]
Brewery: Temple Brewing, in Brunswick VIC Style: Belgian Tripel ABV: 9.1% Rate Beer: No rating on Rate Beer Pour: Soft cream brown colour with no head. This Belgian Tripel has a heavy smell and taste of banana. A little more carbonated than most tripels allowing for easier drinking despite the ABV. This is the beer you’d have with freshly made banana […]