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Black Hops – G.O.A.T

Brewery: Black Hops in Gold Coast, QLD Style:  Hazy IPA ABV:  6% Rate Beer:  85/100 Pour:  Opaque yellow straw colour with a good white head on pour. A beautiful bouquet of sweet fruit aromas followed by a delicious flavour that balances the malt and fruit hop bitterness. This a beer that has all the elements for […]

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Balter – Bunker Buster

Brewery: Balter in Currumbin, QLD Style:  Session Hazy IPA ABV:  4.5% IBUs:   28 Rate Beer:  no rating yet Pour:  Yellow/white haze with a small white head. Tropical aromas of mango, orange and Passionfruit. A little creamy smoothness with a carbonation bite and dry finish. They say it’s part American pale, part Hazy and part Brut IPA […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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. […]

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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 […]

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Balter – Hazy IPA

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

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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 […]