Brewery: Ballistic Beer in Salisbury, QLD Style: DDH Pale Ale ABV: 4.8% IBUs: 30 Rate Beer: no rating yet Pour: Bright sunshine yellow with a thin white head. The thing I (and everyone else it seems) love about hazy beers is the delicious fruit juice like flavours. Tropical and summery. And given that it’s the first […]
Brewery: Slipstream Brewing in Yeerongpilly, QLD Style: Dark Ale ABV: 6.8% Rate Beer: no rating yet Pour: Toffee amber colour with no real head on pour. Quite a smooth, hoppy little beer. Colour wise is closer to a brown ale than a dark ale. Some roasted notes and hints of chocolate with spicy bitterness. A really […]
Session ales have made a little bit of resurgence
Good meeting spot for after work beers. All the standard range on tap plus exclusive beers. On my trip I had the Capt’n Steamo, a Californian Common Ale. Decent menu of share plate, burgers, pizza, salads and cuts of beef. Little live music stage and a casual atmosphere on the shores of the Brisbane River. […]
Cool little craft beer bar in Southbank.
Brewery: Bacchus Brewing in Capalaba QLD Style: DIPA ABV: 9.5% Rate Beer: no listing on Rate Beer Pour: Deep Amber golden colour. Big head that sits for a few minutes. Sweet scent straight on pour Resin sweetness on first taste. Almost a raisin flavour in this one. It certainly tastes like a double IPA. With Bacchus’ knack of sweet style beers […]
Brewery: Green Beacon, in Brisbane QLD Style: American Wheat ABV: 4.9% IBUs: 21 Rate Beer: no ratings yet on Rate Beer Pour: Cloudy yellow pour with light bubbly head that disappears quickly. American wheat beer with a slight citrus flavour. Like a cross between a white ale and a American pale ale. Refreshing flavour on the palette. This is a beer you […]
Brewery: Bacchus Brewing Company, in Capalaba QLD Style: Imperial Red IPA ABV: 10.8% Rate Beer: no rating on Rate Beer Pour: Deep dark red with thin, decent head on pour Beautiful aroma and quite sweet on first taste for a red IPA. The flavours are almost candy like with slight IPA piney tones. A beer this big in ABV should not […]