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Grassy Knoll – Midnight Unicorn 

Brewery Grassy Knoll in Unanderra, NSW Style Oat Cream Black IPA ABV & IBU 6.9% Tasting Notes Pours midnight black with a big light chocolate head. Roasted aromas with hints of fruit pushing through. Creamy, silky mouthfeel with bold chocolate upfront backed by toasted bitterness and tropical coconut. This feels more like a milk stout more […]

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Bridge Road Brewers – NEeD West Coast IPA vol 2

Brewery Bridge Road Brewers in Beechworth, Victoria Style IPA ABV & IBU 6.9% Tasting Notes Golden orange colour with a white head. Bubblegum and pine aromas. This is a malt driven, traditional American West Coast IPA. Think Ballast Point Big Eye or Sierra Nevada’s Torpedo. Resiny bitterness and bold malty flavours making a nostalgic IPA. This […]

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Liberty Brewing – No Regrets

Brewery Liberty Brewing in Auckland, New Zealand Style Hazy IPA ABV & IBU 7% Tasting Notes A lovely pale, golden opaque colour with a creamy white head.  Tropical citrus aromas, with key lime and nectarine in the flavour. There’s a little bubbly bite which makes it refreshing. This is a beer that would go down well with […]

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Co-Conspirators – The Detective

Brewery Co-Conspirators in Brunswick, Victoria Style Double Hazy IPA ABV & IBU 8% Tasting Notes Bright golden sunshine colour with a small white head. Aromas of stone fruit and apricot. Citrus flavours with a bit of resiny notes which you don’t often get in hazy styled IPAs. A little more boozy than you expect with a […]

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Mountain Culture – Wanderlust

Brewery Mountain Culture in Katoomba, NSW Style NEIPA  ABV & IBU 7% Tasting Notes Orange sherbet creamy body with a white head. Citrus aromas along with coconut. Another hazy from Mountain Culture and another good drinking beer. Soft and smooth and juicy. Utilising my two favourite hops – Citra and Sabro, this was brewed for GABS […]

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Bulli Brewing – Dark Mofo

Brewery Bulli Brewing in Unanderra, NSW Style Black IPA ABV & IBU 6.7% Tasting Notes Jet black with a off tan head. Nice roasty flavours. Good amount of hop bitterness. A little hint of coffee and toffee like flavours come through. A good, hoppy black IPA that is a perfect drop for a Friday knock off […]

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Boatrocker – Big Love Hazy IPA

Brewery Boatrocker in Braeside, Victoria Style Hazy IPA  ABV & IBU 6.2% Tasting Notes Light yellow colour with a white bubbly head that fades out. Initial aromas of pineapple and tropical fruits. Slightly opaque but still a good clarity. The fruit flavours start strong but die out on the palette. Light and easy to drink. This […]

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Pirate Life – Belgian Black IPA

Brewery Pirate Life in Port Adelaide, South Australia  Style Belgian Black IPA ABV & IBU 6.6% Tasting Notes Deep dark brown to black in colour with a small white head. There’s a distinct roast notes on the nose. It’s quite a hoppy flavour with some toasted malt bitterness. Quite a clean and crisp beer which defies […]