Old Wives Ales – Old Man Yells At Clouds

Brewery: Old Wives Ales in Victoria Style: NEIPA ABV: 6.5% Rate Beer: no rating yet Pour: Murky, dirty yellow colour. Thin head on pour.  Not as juicy as you’ve come to think from NEIPAs but does have a fruitiness and bitterness to it more akin to a West Coast IPA. Having said that, you wouldn’t pass up this one if it was on tap at your … Continue reading Old Wives Ales – Old Man Yells At Clouds

Napoleone Brewers – Saison Duval

Brewery: Napoleone Brewers in Coldstream, Victoria Style: Saison ABV: 5.7% IBUs: 25 Rate Beer: no rating yet Pour: Creamy yellow colour with a big frothy head on pour.  There’s a more of a creamy mouthfeel to this saison with hints of banana and lemon fruit. Quite smooth to drink and going down well on NYE 2017 at 4pm. There’s no chance of me seeing it to … Continue reading Napoleone Brewers – Saison Duval

Mornington/Bucket Boys – X

Brewery: Mornington/Bucket Boys in Mornington, Victoria and Marrickville, NSW Style: XPA ABV: 5% Rate Beer: 55/100 Pour: Slight hazy yellow in colour with slither of bubbly head A forward XPA with the right balance of malt, hops and flavour. It’s easy to drink but has enough bite to it that you can appreciate this beer more than just another summer smasher. As I crack this celebrating … Continue reading Mornington/Bucket Boys – X

Mornington Peninsula Brewing – Mimas

Brewery: Mornington Peninsula Brewing in Mornington, Victoria Style: Red IPA ABV: 7% Rate Beer: 86/100 Pour: Red on colour with tinges of brown or orange depending on the light. Good head that thins out over time. Crisp, hoppy beer with subtle rye and caramel flavours. A delicious beer that you could easily drink repeatedly. Good beer to have with some Chinese sweet and sour. Matches well. Continue reading Mornington Peninsula Brewing – Mimas