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Yulli’s brewing up a brand

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July 29, 2015
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Sydney vegetarian restaurant Yulli's has quietly launched its own beer brand, with ambitions for a Byron Bay brewpub on the horizon.
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CUB refreshes Pure Blonde

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July 28, 2015
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The new healthier version of pioneering low carb beer, Pure Blonde, is good news for the entire beer category, argues Carlton & United Breweries marketing director, Richard Oppy.
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Quiet Deeds earning drinkers’ respect, says brewer

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July 27, 2015
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Beer drinkers who have revisited the Quiet Deeds beers in recent months are likely to have been pleasantly surprised, according to head brewer Bobby Henry.
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Episode 61 — Quiet Deeds and Gladfield Malt

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July 24, 2015
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This week we chat with Bobby Henry, brewer at soon-to-be-brewery-owning Quiet Deeds and Doug and Gabi Michael from boutique maltster, Gladfield Malt.
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Yenda brews ultimate boilermaker

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July 23, 2015
Blending in progress: Australian Beer Company technical brewer Greg Short and head brewer Andy Mitchell

The Yenda beer brand is exploiting its links to some of the world’s top whisky brands to develop the perfect boilermaker beer.
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Tap King axes classic beers

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July 22, 2015
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Beer brands including Tooheys, XXXX and Hahn will be deleted from Tap King as the format becomes a purely craft affair.
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Paul Mercurio’s Hoegaarden Wit Bouillabaisse

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July 17, 2015
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Paul Mercurio finds that his bouillabaisse only improves with the inspired addition of two bottles of Hoegaarden Wit.
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XXXX Gold serves up new Pale Ale

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July 17, 2015
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The new XXXX Gold Australian Pale Ale is a step up in complexity from its lager stablemate, says brewer Anthony Clem.
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Episode 60 — A Pirate Life and XXXX Gold Pale Ale

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July 17, 2015
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This week is a study in contrasts as we catch up with Michael, Jack and Red from South Australia's Pirate Life Brewing and Anthony Clem from XXXX to find out all about the new XXXX Gold Pale Ale.
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Mountain Goat axes ‘stagnant’ IPA

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July 16, 2015
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Mountain Goat will launch a new ale later this year that will replace the India Pale Ale in its 330ml bottle range.
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