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Craft Cartel Beer Club Subscription box

Marketing is a wonderful thing. I’ve spent the best part of the decade 2010s working in some aspect of digital marketing. I mention this because it was a marketing campaign that got me onto the Craft Cartel Beer Club Subscription. They were running their $1 promo which saw you get a box of 8 unique […]

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Belching Beaver – Peanut Butter Milk Stout

Brewery: Belching Beaver in San Diego, California USA Style: Milk Stout ABV: 5.3% Rate Beer: 93/100 Pour: Deep dark chocolate brown with a light beige head. Smooth and creamy with a strong salted peanut butter flavour. Think a Reece’s peanut butter cup but in a milk stout.  I normally don’t like chocolate mixed with peanut butter. […]

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Bacchus Brewing – Bo Jingles VIII

Brewery: Bacchus Brewing in Capalaba, QLD Style: Imperial Stout ABV: 11.7% Rate Beer: not listed on Rate Beer Pour: Deep dark brown with a tan brown head on pour. Starting off with a heavy prayed smoke flavour before settling down to a casual sipper of a beer. Chocolate tones and cherry shine through as you drink […]

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Garage Project – Slay Ride

This tastes just like a rich dark chocolate mud cake.

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Six Strings Brewing Co – Gothic Imperial Stout

Brewery: Six Strings Brewing Co in Gosford, NSW Style: Imperial Stout ABV: 9.8% Rate Beer: 43/100 Pour:  Black in colour with a small, thin tan brown head. A rich tapestry of sweet and Smokey flavours. Coffee, toffee, brown sugar and booze all combine to make this a great imperial stout. After flavours of bitterness and warming […]

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Last Rites Brewing Co – Don’t Make Me Run I’m Full Of Raspberries!

Brewery: Last Rites Brewing Co in Cambridge, Tasmania Style: Dark Stout ABV: 6.8% Rate Beer: not listed on Rate Beer Pour:  Pours a dark brown/black with a big off white head. Thin body on pour but a huge whiff of raspberries. Tastes of chocolate and fruits come through. Quite a soft, easy drinking stout. Perfect for […]

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Five Barrel Brewing – 2017 Imperial Stout

Brewery: Five Barrel Brewing in Wollongong, NSW Style: Imperial Stout ABV: 9.6% IBUs: 50 Rate Beer: No Rating Yet Pour:  Deep black with a dark tan head that fades out quickly. Creamy texture with a smooth finish of roasted coffee and dark chocolate. The lighter of the series of imperial stouts from Five Barrel but holds […]

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Nomad Brewing Co – Powder Day Double Milk Stout

Brewery: Nomad Brewing Co in Manly, NSW Style: Milk Stout ABV: 8% Rate Beer: No Rating Yet Pour:  Thick black with a small tan head. “There’s no friends on powder day” it says on the can. I’ve never been one who got into skiing or snowboarding. I’m more the kind of guy who sits by the […]