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Nomad – The Trooper

Brewery: Nomad Brewing in Brookvale, NSW  Style:  XPA ABV:  4.5% Rate Beer:  not listed on rate beer Pour:  Light golden colour with a fluffy white head that fades off.  Brewed in collaboration with Iron Maiden’s vocalist Bruce Dickinson for the Maiden tour that never happened thanks to COVID-19. Light tropical aromas, low bitterness and a clean tasting beer. In a 440ml can perfect […]

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Byron Bay Brewery – The Sneaky Bucha Brewer of Byron

Brewery: Byron Bay Brewery in Byron bay, NSW Style:  XPA ABV:  4% Rate Beer:  not listed in Rate Beer Pour:  Light golden in colour with a big white head Straight up smells of a kombucha. Fermented black tea flavour backs up the aroma. It’s dry and slightly tannin mouthfeel. It looks like a beer but definitely […]

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Flamin’ Galah Brewing Co – XPA

Brewery: Flamin’ Galah in Huskisson, NSW Style:  XPA ABV:  4.8% Rate Beer:  no listing in Rate Beer Pour:  Crystal gold colour with a big, fast fading head. Aromas of citrus zest and a sweet, fruity, full of flavour on the tongue. A balance of bitterness and malt profile. A delicious drinking beer for early Spring where […]

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West City Brewing – XPA

Brewery: West City Brewing in Melbourne, Victoria Style:  XPA ABV:  4.2% Rate Beer:  60/100 Pour:  Golden orange colour with a small white head on pour Big orange and tangerine aromas and citrus peel bite in flavour. A little resiny and dank for what is a XPA. I could see a limited run of this as an […]

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Panhead – Quickchange XPA

Crisp and clean pale ale with sharp citrus flavours. More akin to a tropical pale ale or pacific ale

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Hope Estate Brewhouse – XPA

Brewery: Hope Estate Brewhouse in Pokolbin, NSW Style:  XPA ABV:  4.7% Rate Beer:  73/100 Pour:  ***lost review from 2016*** That typical golden beer colour on pour. Not really any head to speak of. Nice little easy drinker this one. Crisp and fresh on the palette. Hint of pepper. Would pair well with a nice pub lunch […]

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Six Strings Brewing Co – Foxy Dragon

Brewery: Six Strings Brewing  in Central Coast, NSW Style: XPA ABV: 4.2% IBUs: 15 Rate Beer: No Listing on Rate Beer Pour: Pale golden straw colour with a thin white head. Easy drinking tropical pale ale. Citrus hop flavour and a light crisp malt base.  This is a good holiday beer. You’ve made down the coast. […]

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Jetty Road Brewery – XPA

An XPA with a decent hit of hop bitterness, which is rare