Five Barrel Brewing – Christmas Ale

Brewery: Five Barrel Brewing in Wollongong, NSW  Style: Christmas Ale/Spiced Ale  ABV: 7%  IBUs: 35  RateBeer: No rating yet  Pour: Ruby red in colour with a think cream head  I dare say there was a large man dressed in red at the end of a busy Christmas Day sitting back with this beer and thinking ‘thank god it’s over for another year’. I also reckon Santa would’ve loved this one as … Continue reading Five Barrel Brewing – Christmas Ale

New England Brewing Co – Puska

Brewery: New England Brewing Co in Uralla NSW Style: Finnish Sahti – spiced beer ABV: 6% IBUs: 14 Rate Beer: no rating yet Pour: Golden brown colour with very minimal head Brewed based on a Finnish recipe with Australian substitutes, this comes out as a spiced golden ale with earthy, cinnamon and juniper flavours. It’s sweet and has a refreshing, almost ginger finish. I wouldn’t mind … Continue reading New England Brewing Co – Puska