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Grassy Knoll Brewing – Session Ale

Brewery: Grassy Knoll Brewing in Bondi, NSW Style:  Session Ale ABV:  4.2% Rate Beer:  no rating yet Pour:  Light straw colour with a small white head. Nice, light body with a lovely citrus flavour. Clean and crisp beer that’s designed to be smashed. A great session beer, sitting around with mates watching footy on TV while […]

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Nomad Brewing Co – Powder Day Cherry On Top

Brewery: Nomad Brewing Co in Brookvale, NSW Style:  Double Milk Stout ABV:  8% Rate Beer:  no rating yet Pour:  Thick black colour with no head on pour. This is a smooth and creamy milk stout with plenty of body and a strong cherry flavour. Dark chocolate and a little coconut, this is a Cherry Ripe in […]

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Hawkesbury Brewing – Lager

Brewery: Hawkesbury Brewing in Hawkesbury, NSW Style:  Lager ABV:  4% Rate Beer:  no rating yet Pour:  Golden straw colour with a small white head. Not much aroma to this one. Body is pretty thin and light. Quite sweet for a lager, similar sweetness to their pale ale. Good beer to have at a fancy luncheon at […]

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Philter – Troppo

Brewery: Philter in Marrickville NSW Style:  Tropical IPA ABV:  6% Rate Beer:  no rating yet Pour:  Dark golden colour with a firm, white head. A lovely array of juicy citrus flavours in this one. It’s quite sweet and has a little lingering bitterness and a drying finish.  Notes of mandarin and grapefruit. This is a great […]

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Grassy Knoll – Sabro Sunset

Brewery: Grassy Knoll in Unanderra, NSW Style:  NEIPA ABV:  7% Rate Beer:  not listed yet Pour:  Warm golden colour with a big, fluffy, white head. Big tangerine aromas and delicious array of coconut and citrus. Sabro hop driven beer with a nice creamy, light body. Such an easy drinking beer. It’s like a beachside cocktail at […]

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Illawarra Brewing Co – Black IPA

Brewery: Illawarra Brewing Co in Wollongong NSW Style:  Black IPA ABV:  7% Rate Beer:  no rating yet Pour:  Dark in colour with a deep ruby red shine. Big cream head. Roasted flavour with hints of caramel in the body. Little hop bitterness but mostly stone fruit flavours give it that nice mix of a west coast […]

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Hairyman Brewery – Pop Ale

Brewery: Hairyman Brewery in Caringbah, NSW Style:  Cream Ale ABV:  4.6% Rate Beer:  No rating yet Pour:  Pale straw colour with a fast fading white head. The can describes this as a Creaming Soda flavoured beer and it’s not wrong. Sweet, vanilla flavours dominate this brew. This will transport you back to early 80s as a […]

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Young Henry’s – Motorcycle Oil

Brewery: Young Henry’s in Newtown, NSW Style:  Hoppy Porter ABV:  5.5% Rate Beer:  74/100 Pour:  Dark in colour with a deep ruby hue and white head. Drinks like a black IPA but a smooth finish with chocolate notes. If this is what fuels a motorcycle, I’ll be out buying a Harley Davidson tomorrow.