Categories
Beer

Mountain Goat – Hazy Pale Ale

Brewery: Mountain Goat in Richmond, Victoria Style:  Hazy Pale ABV:  4.6% Rate Beer:  No Rating Yet Pour:  opaque straw colour with a big, fast dispersing white head.  My nose is a little blocked at the moment so not really picking up much aroma. Taste wise, a bit of bitterness mixed with stone fruit flavours. A good, sipping beer to have when your […]

Categories
Beer

Dainton – Lupulin Haze III

Brewery: Dainton in Carrum Downs, Victoria Style:  DDH Hazy IPA ABV:  8% IBUs:   75 Rate Beer:  no rating yet Pour:  Golden hazy colour with a small white head Super hazy, super juicy. Soft orange citrus bitterness and a delicious creamy light body. Each mouthful is jammed pack with flavour. It’s a flavour explosion. A beautifully crafted beer. If you can’t find this one, […]

Categories
Beer

Dainton – Apocalypso II

Brewery: Dainton in Carrum Downs Victoria Style:  NEIPA ABV:  8% IBUs:   40 Rate Beer:  no rating yet Pour:  Opaque, cloudy yellow with a good white head.  Smooth, creamy finish backed by vanilla and tropical juicy fruits. This is a glorious beer that the juicy hazy bois will love. The beer hides its 8% ABV well and is a perfect beer to have with […]

Categories
Beer

Boatrocker – Local Lager

Brewery: Boatrocker in Melbourne, Victoria Style:  Lager ABV:  4.6% Rate Beer:  not listed on rate beer Pour:  Light straw colour with a nice white head that fades out.  Nice light, easy drinking lager. A little earthy notes and peppery tones in a crisp drinking beer. A great beer for Thursday evening as your cooking up a good, hearty Italian meal. 

Categories
Beer

Ocean Reach Brewing – Private Idaho IIPA

Brewery: Ocean Reach Brewing in Phillip Island, Victoria Style:  IIPA ABV:  8.8% Rate Beer:  no rating yet Pour:  A nice deep golden colour with a big white head.  Candied orange aromas when you first pour this into the glass. Delicate smoothness on the tongue. A little bit of bitterness fights through the malt bill and citrus flavours. That bitterness increases as the […]

Categories
Beer

Bad Shepherd – Temptation IIPA

Brewery: Bad Shepherd in Melbourne, Victoria Style:  IIPA ABV:  8% Rate Beer:  not listed on rate beer Pour:  Golden colour with a big white head.  Stone and sweet tropical fruits on the nose. A delicious candied fruit flavour sits on top of a sweet malty backbone.  A coating mouthfeel and enough bitterness to balance out the sweetness. A good beer to crack to celebrate […]

Categories
Beer

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 […]

Categories
Beer

Dainton – Darklord

Brewery: Dainton in Carrum Downs, Victoria Style:  Imperial Stout ABV:  10% IBUs:   65 Rate Beer:  no rating yet Pour:  Deep black colour with a small tan head. Aromas of chocolate and a silky smooth finish on the tongue. A delightful imperial stout that has warming alcohol along with dark dried fruits and a hint of coffee […]