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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 […]

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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 […]

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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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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 […]

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Deeds Brewing – A Quiet Deed Oat Cream Hazy TIPA

Brewery: Deeds Brewing in Glen Iris, Victoria Style:  Hazy TIPA ABV:  11% Rate Beer:  no rating yet Pour:  Creamy yellow straw colour with a good head on pour. Galaxy, Vic Secret, Motueka, Citra Cryo, Strata, Idaho 7, Mosaic, Simcoe. That’s the 8 hops in this motherfucker of a beer. Add oats, vanilla and lactose and this […]

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Holgate Brewhouse – Millennium Falcon Emperial IPA

Brewery: Holgate Brewhouse in Woodend, Victoria Style:  IIPA ABV:  9%   Rate Beer:  no rating yet Pour:  Straw yellow colour with a good white head. In a galaxy far far ago, there was a big beautiful imperial IPA. This beer was created via Jedi powers, melding an array of hops into a clean, light malt bill to […]

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Dainton – Jungle Juice

Brewery: Dainton in Carrum Downs, Victoria Style:  NEIPA ABV:  6.5% IBUs:   65 Rate Beer:  no rating yet Pour:  Hazy, opaque golden straw colour with a big fluffy white head. When I was a kid my dad would a fruit salad that had everything. Orange, peach, melon, mango, kiwi fruit, berries, banana, Passionfruit. It had everything. It […]

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Mornington Peninsula Brewing – Draught

Brewery: Mornington Peninsula Brewing in Mornington Peninsula, VIC Style:  Draught ABV:  4.6% Rate Beer:  no rating yet Pour:  Golden yellow hue with no real head on pour. There is nothing flash about this one. Just good old fashioned Australian beer. The beer that aided the working man to build this country. The beer that your grand […]