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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 […]

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Hope Estate – Sunny Boy Sour

Brewery: Hope Estate in Polkobin, NSW Style:  Sour ABV:  9% Rate Beer:  No rating yet Pour: Deep orange colour with a big white head.  A big, citrus orange aroma. It initially tastes like a orange cordial where the ratio is more cordial than water and then add the mouth puckering sourness on top. It’s almost thick to drink like an imperial stout […]

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Stone & Wood – East Point

Brewery: Stone & Wood in Byron Bay, NSW Style:  Sour ABV:  2.7% IBUs:   6 Rate Beer:  No rating yet Pour: Light straw colour with a small to medium sized white head. I immediately get the smell of the ocean from this beer. That light sea mist saltiness. I initially thought this was just a run of the mill mid strength craft beer but […]

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Young Henry’s – Brewers B-Side Series: From Where You’d Guava Be

Brewery: Young Henry’s in Newtown, NSW Style:  Passionfruit and Guava Sour ABV:  4.2% Rate Beer:  no rating yet Pour:  Light, opaque straw colour.  Light, easy to drink sour. Not much in the way of tartness. Delicious favour combination of Passionfruit and guava. This could easy be a base for a summer cocktail. A good beer to make you forget about the absolute […]

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Pirate Life – Blueberry Sour

Brewery: Pirate Life in Port Adelaide, South Australia Style:  Sour ABV:  3.5% Rate Beer:  no rating yet Pour:  Pink hue with a small white head that fades off quickly  First up, I was expecting this to have a more blue colour but never mind. Really sweet on the senses and almost tastes like a piece of Hubba Bubba chewing gum. Not much […]

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Moon Dog – Jean Strawb Van Damme

Brewery: Moon Dog in Abbotsford, Victoria Style:  Strawberry Sour ABV:  4.5% Rate Beer:  no rating yet Pour:  Light orange colour with no real head.  Strawberry aromas that is backed up on first sip. Not as tart as I expected but a little mouth watering puckerness there. The sweet strawberry makes this really enjoyable. I’ll admit I’ve never been a fan of Van […]

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Batch Brewing Company – Sublime Mango Lime Sour

Brewery: Batch Brewing in Marrickville NSW Style:  Sour ABV:  4.5% Rate Beer:  No rating yet Pour:  Pale gold colour with a small white head that fades out quick. Refreshing sour with big mango favours and slight lime zest tartness. A beer more suited for summer chilled vibes poolside listening to Sublime and just living the best […]