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Boatrocker – Local Lager

Brewery: Boatrocker in Melbourne, Victoria Style:  Lager ABV:  4.6% Rate Beer:  not listed on rate beer Pour:  Light straw colour with a nice white head that fades out.  Nice light, easy drinking lager. A little earthy notes and peppery tones in a crisp drinking beer. A great beer for Thursday evening as your cooking up a good, hearty Italian meal. 

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Bad Shepherd – Temptation IIPA

Brewery: Bad Shepherd in Melbourne, Victoria Style:  IIPA ABV:  8% Rate Beer:  not listed on rate beer Pour:  Golden colour with a big white head.  Stone and sweet tropical fruits on the nose. A delicious candied fruit flavour sits on top of a sweet malty backbone.  A coating mouthfeel and enough bitterness to balance out the sweetness. A good beer to crack to celebrate […]

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Brick Lane – One Love

Brewery: Brick Lane in Melbourne, VIC Style:  Pale Ale ABV:  4.4% Rate Beer:  40/100 Pour:  Straw yellow in colour with a fading white head. Strong citrus aromas and flavours. Quite a clean drinking beer. Little thin on body but full of flavour. Very easy to drink while listening to the classic Beatles ‘Sgt. Peppers Lonely Hearts […]

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Tinnies – Ultra Low Alcohol Hoppy Ale

Brewery: Tinnies in Melbourne, Victoria Style:  Low Alcohol Beer ABV:  0.5% Rate Beer:  No Listing On Rate Beer Pour:  Golden straw colour with a fast fading head. Well it’s the last week of Dry July and I think this is my pick of the few low/no alcohol beers I’ve been able to find around my area. […]

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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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Boatroacker – Miss Pinky

Quite a strong berry flavour. Light and easy to drink.

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Colonial Brewing – I.P.A

Brewery: Colonial Brewing in Melbourne, VIC  Style: IPA  ABV: 6.5%  RateBeer:  65/100  Pour: Orange sunset in colour with a white foamy head that decreases.   This is all the things an IPA should be. Little bitter, hint of zest and pine. Easy enough to drink and lingers on the palate well after it’s travelled down the throat. Well crafted and very enjoyable. […]