Modus Operandi – Majestic Leopard: A Lurid Session

Brewery: Modus Operandi in Mona Vale, NSW Style: Session NEIPA ABV: 5% Rate Beer: 71/100 Pour: Sunshine yellow with a thin, bubbly head Modus are really nailing juicy little hop bombs with no bitterness but plenty of flavour. Like summer cocktail with pine, passion fruit and citrus fruit flavours, this is a perfect beer to have during a glorious weekend away on the South Coast making … Continue reading Modus Operandi – Majestic Leopard: A Lurid Session

Yeastie Boys – Bigmouth

Brewery: Yeastie Boys from Wellington, New Zealand via Brookvale NSW Style: Session IPA ABV: 4.4% IBUs: 25 Rate Beer: 85/100 Pour: Washed out golden colour with no head to speak of. Crisp and refreshing. More of a citrus hit than a hop flavour. Similar to a pacific Ale in this scribes uneducated opinion. Like a good session beer it goes down easier than a $2 hooker and you could smash your way … Continue reading Yeastie Boys – Bigmouth

Pirate Life – Throwback IPA

Brewery: Pirate Life from Adelaide SA Style: Session IPA ABV: 3.5% IBUs: 35 Rate Beer: 74/100 Pour: Dark yellow with a big frothy head on pour that settles quickly Good little hop bite to this low alcohol session IPA. Full of flavour without tasting watered down. A smashable beer great for parties, BBQ, camping, watching sport, going to the beach, hiking or just doing nothing but drink beer. In fact fuck all … Continue reading Pirate Life – Throwback IPA

Oskar Blues Brewing Co – Passionfruit Pinner

Brewery: Oskar Blues Brewing Company at Longmore, Colorado USA Style: Session IPA ABV: 4.9% Rate Beer: 87/100 Pour: Pale golden yellow with a bubbly head that holds for a little bit. Strong passion fruit on the nose and follows through on the tongue. Interesting to have the slight hop bitterness come through after the event makes for a weird sweet and bitterness. It’s a session IPA but anymore then a couple … Continue reading Oskar Blues Brewing Co – Passionfruit Pinner

4 Pines Brewing – Indian Summer Pale Ale

Brewery: 4 Pines Brewing Company from Manly, NSW Style: Summer Pale Ale/Session IPA ABV: 4.2% IBUs: 15 Rate Beer: 30/100 Pour: Light yellow colour with minimal head Is it a IPA, a summer ale, a session IPA? Probably all of them in fact. Light, easy drinker with a minimal hop kick but sweet citrus flavours. This is designed to be smashed in large quantities while at the beach with a crew enjoying … Continue reading 4 Pines Brewing – Indian Summer Pale Ale