Categories
Beer

Bloke In A Bar – Lager

Brewery: Bloke In A Bar in Broadbeach, QLD Style:  Lager ABV:  4.2% IBUs:   11 Rate Beer:  no rating yet Pour:  Golden colour with a god white head that holds for a moment. The simple throwback brown can with yellow writing sums up this beer. It’s a simple, no nonsense, Australian Lager. Little more malt driven than […]

Categories
Beer

Green Beacon – Grappler

Brewery: Green Beacon in Teneriffe, QLD Style: Lager ABV: 4.5% Rate Beer: No Rating Yet Pour Light yellow in colour with a small white head that fades quick. One of the first times a craft brewery lager has tasted like a beer from a macro giant brewer. Little hop flavour or bitterness. I can definitely see […]

Categories
Beer

Ballistic Beer Co – Dirty Word

Brewery: Ballistic Beer in Salisbury, QLD Style: Lager ABV: 5% IBUs: 30 Rate Beer: Not Rated Yet Pour: Typical lager yellow with a small white head. It’s funny how the craft beer journey can change. I started out on pale ales like most of us, progressed into IPAs. Fell in love imperial stouts and red IPAs. […]

Categories
Beer

Balter – Strong Pale Ale

Brewery: Balter in Currumbin, QLD Style: Pale Ale ABV: 5.9% Rate Beer: 55/100 Pour:  Gorgeous yellow colour with a healthy white head.  What is a strong pale ale? Is it a XPA? Is it a IPA? Well it’s neither. Using the base of all of Balters good hop driven beers, this adds an extra kick in […]

Categories
Beer

Balter – Hazy IPA

Tropical flavours in an easy drinking IPA. This is another great Balter beer.

Categories
Beer

Balter – XPA

Brewery: Balter in Currumbin, QLD  Style: XPA  ABV: 5%  RateBeer: 83/100  Pour: Deep yellow with a thin white head  This XPA has beautiful tropical notes, a warmer and thicker body and mouthfeel and is perfect example of a good XPA. So good, it was rated Australia’s best beer in 2018 in the GABS Hottest 100 beer poll. This goes well with […]

Categories
Beer

Balter – Pilsner

Brewery: Balter in Currumbin, QLD Style: Pilsner ABV: 5.2% Rate Beer: 46/100 Pour: Pale yellow with not much head on pour.  Balter continue to make good, crisp, clean drinking beers. This Pilsner is a cracker to have in the fridge for those hot afternoons where you need a thirst quencher. Or even better, a cold pint […]

Categories
Beer

Balter – IIPA 

Brewery: Balter Brewing Co in Currumbin, QLD Style: IIPA  ABV: 8.6% IBUs: 105 Rate Beer: 91/100 Pour: Light golden honey colour with a decent head on pour  Light and easy drinking for a double IPA. Nice citrusy flavours that don’t over dominate the beer. Seriously cracking beer by these guys. This is the beer you have […]