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Newstead Brewing & Weihenstephan – Luftschloss

Brewery Newstead Brewing in Newstead, QLD & Weihenstephan in Munich, Germany Style:   Pilsner ABV:  5.1% IBUs:    18 Rate Beer:   No rating yet Pour: Nice straw/yellow colour with a small white head. Light malty aroma. Not much hop aroma. On the palate, it’s a soft, smooth tasting Pilsner. Again, not much hop flavour, a little peppery but very subdued. Lightly […]

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Pirate Life – Frontside Ale

Brewery: Pirate Life in Port Adelaide, SA Style:  Golden Ale ABV:  4.5% Rate Beer:  no rating yet Pour:  Golden in colour with a white head. Clean profile with hints of honey and caramel. Made in collaboration with Burton snowboards, this beer is perfect after a long day shredding it up on the slopes.  Knock back a […]

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Stone Brewing/Arrogant Bastard – Enter Night

Band and brewery collabs are coming thick and fast these days. Only a matter of time before the merchandise juggernaut Metallica cashed in

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Weihenstephaner collab with Sierra Nevada – Braupakt

Brewery: Weihenstephaner in Bavaria, Germany & Sierra Nevada in Chico, California USA Style: Hefe Weissbier ABV: 6% IBUs: 35 Rate Beer: 95/100 Pour: Opaque golden yellow with a big white foamy head Crisp, zesty Hefeweizen with nice wheat flavours and little bit of hop zing in the tail. Two classic breweries coming together to make a […]

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Young Henry’s – Foo Town

Brewery: Young Henry’s in Newtown, NSW Style: Lager ABV: 5% Rate Beer: No rating yet Pour: Pale yellow colour with fluffy head on pour Brewed for when the Foo Fighters toured Australia, the national release of this crisp lager is a good smashable beer. Slight hop flavours and thin malt makes this easy drinking. Coming in […]

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Mornington/Bucket Boys – X

Brewery: Mornington/Bucket Boys in Mornington, Victoria and Marrickville, NSW Style: XPA ABV: 5% Rate Beer: 55/100 Pour: Slight hazy yellow in colour with slither of bubbly head A forward XPA with the right balance of malt, hops and flavour. It’s easy to drink but has enough bite to it that you can appreciate this beer more […]

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Omnipollo/Buxton – Original Rocky Road Ice Cream 

Brewery: Omnipollo/Buxton from Stockholm, Sweden and Buxton, England Style: Imperial Stout ABV: 10% Rate Beer: 98/100 Pour: Dark black pour with no head to speak of A collaboration between two great European breweries. This just melts in your mouth, covering your tongue with smooth, creamy, boozy goodness. It’s surprisingly not as sweet and rich as you’d […]