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Lord Nelson Brewery – Dead Ahead

Brewery: Lord Nelson Brewery in The Rocks, NSW Style:  Golden Ale ABV:  5.2% IBUs:   30 Rate Beer:  No Rating Yet Pour:  ***lost review from 2016*** Golden colour with a hint or red. Small head on pour  Sweet almost creamy golden ale. It kind of has a hidden mandarin flavour to it. For some reason I feel […]

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Tasmanian Trip 2017

My first trip to Australia’s most southern state as apart of my birthday celebration meant a chance to visit some of Hobart’s growing brewery scene. Given the trip I knew of two I had to visit and given basically a day to be driven around, quickly found a couple more to drop in on as well.

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Birrifico Repubblica – Chiara

Interesting golden ale. Little peppery kick in this one.

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Rugener Insel-Brauerei – Baltic Ale

Quite clean and easy to drink for strong ale. No boozy flavours.

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Beer, Footy & Food Festival at Henson Park, Marrickville.

Warm winters day. Sun shining. Perfect conditions to go down to old Henson Park and watch the mighty Bluebaggers, the Newtown Jets run around and drink some craft beers!

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Phoenix, Arizona

They have a large core range of beers and rotating seasonal brews, and like what I’ve found in most breweries in America, well priced for beers. These guys don’t mess around with their flights either. 8 come in the flight!

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Valhalla Brewing – El Dorado

Brewery: Valhalla Brewing in Torquay, Victoria Style: Golden Ale ABV: 4.6% Rate Beer: no rating yet Pour: Yellow colour with no real head on pour Crisp and smooth flavour. Quite carbonated and slight peppery hop profile behind it. Good beer to pair with a Cajun chicken salad for lunch on a Sunday.

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Yeastie Boys – Rex Attitude

Brewery: Yeastie Boys in Wellington, New Zealand Style: Peat Smoked Golden Strong Ale ABV: 7% IBUs: 35 Rate Beer: 49/100 Pour:  Deep urine yellow colour with no head First smell is a smoky scent reminiscent of a barrel aged whisky. That burnt wood also comes in the flavour of the beer pushing the usual thought of […]