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Counter Culture – Cheeky Peaks

Brewery Counter Culture (Stone & Wood) in Byron Bay, NSW Style Peach Bellini Sour ABV & IBU 6.69% Tasting Notes Golden hazy colour with a bold white head. You could mistake this for a NEIPA just on looks alone. Lactic citrus aroma, slight tartness on tongue. Apricot and peach flavours are present as you drink further […]

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Counter Culture – Earl Of Swirl

Brewery Counter Culture (Stone & Wood) in Byron Bay, NSW Style Berry Sour ABV & IBU 6.9% Tasting Notes Light creaming soda red hue with a pastel pinkish head. Raspberry aromas as you’d expect from a beer of this colour. More sweet than sour with candied mixed berry flavours. It more seems like a berry NEIPA […]

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Grassy Knoll – Teenage Mutant Ninja Myrtle

Brewery Grassy Knoll in Unanderra, NSW Style Sour ABV & IBU 7% & 12 Tasting Notes A pale washed out yellow colour with a tinge of orange. A white bubbly head that fades fast. A collab beer with local burger joint Papi Dulce. Definitely a sour flavour and strong botanical aromas. It almost feels like a […]

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Two Birds – Dolly Sour

Brewery:  Two Birds in Melbourne, Victoria Style:   Sour ABV:   4% Rate Beer:   Not listed on Rate Beer Pour:   Golden yellow with a reddish hue that looks like the sunset. Raspberry aroma is subtle. Slightly tart flavour with a crisp backbone. Very easy to drink. It’s a perfect, refreshing beer to end a busy weekend. To sip on […]

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3 Ravens – Cherry Creamsicle

Brewery:  3 Ravens in Thornbury, Victoria Style:   Fruited Sour ABV:   3.5% Rate Beer:   No listing on Rate Beer Pour: Light cherry red colour with a bubbly head that fades out quick. Strong cherry aromas. This one has a bit more tartness than the pina colada version. Still have a smoother, creamier finish that you don’t expect from […]

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3 Ravens – Pina Colada Creamiscle

Brewery:  3 Ravens in Thornbury, Victoria Style:   Fruited Sour ABV:   3.5% Rate Beer:   No rating yet Pour: Washed out yellow straw colour. Pine and lemon aromas backed a sweet, smooth, creamy beer that doesn’t have any real sourness to it. More akin to a cream ale, this sour is brewed with lactose to sweeten things out and […]

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Young Henry’s – Brewers B-side Dark Sour Of The Moon

Brewery: Young Henry’s in Newtown, NSW Style:  Blueberry Sour ABV:  5.2% Rate Beer:  No rating yet Pour: Deep rustic reddish/purple colour with a small, fast fading head  Strong blueberry aromas on first sniff. Hints of caramel malts come through as well. The body is quite heavy for a sour. There’s lively balance between the mats and the blueberries. The sourness is just […]

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Willie The Boatman – Everyone Be Trifflin’

Brewery: Willie the Boatman in St. Peter’s, NSW Style:  Sour ABV:  4.7% Rate Beer:  Not listed at this time Pour: Pinky, orange colour with a no head after pour. A beer based on the Aussie dessert classic, the trifle. No real aroma to speak of, however, is it possible to smell sour? Because I can smell the intending sourness. Thankfully, it’s not […]