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Dainton seeks investor and strategist

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August 18, 2017

Dainton Family Brewery is seeking a marketing and business strategist to partner with its founders as they look to leverage the company’s recent success at the Craft Beer Awards.
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Mid-strength leader in freefall

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August 16, 2017

XXXX Gold remains the biggest beer in Australia and the mid-strength leader, but figures seen by Brews News confirm the brand’s rapid decline.
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Capital starts brewing in Canberra

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August 16, 2017

Capital Brewing Company today brewed its first beer in its newly commissioned brewery in Fyshwick, Canberra.
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Brett’s not always the bad guy, winemakers told

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August 16, 2017

Bridge Road Brewers has collaborated with a local winemaker on a new wine that aims to challenge Brettanomyces’ association with wine spoilage.
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Behind the hop harvest

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August 15, 2017

In the lead up to the 2017 Hop Harvest, Australian Brews News’ Matt Kirkegaard spent some time with Hop Products Australia’s Dr Simon Whittock to learn about what happens to the hop cones in the lead up to harvest.
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Uphill battle for indie brewers: Economist

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August 15, 2017

Independently brewed beer cannot achieve the same market penetration in Australia as it has in US cities like Portland and San Diego, a leading economist says.
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Castlemaine Brewing becomes Shedshaker

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August 14, 2017

Victoria’s Castlemaine Brewing Company will now be known as Shedshaker Brewing, with its original identity proving too close to Lion’s Castlemaine Perkins trade mark.
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Beer is a Conversation: Dan Dainton

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August 13, 2017

This week in Beer is a Conversation James Atkinson chats with Dainton Family Brewing Founder and Head Brewer, Dan Dainton, who recently took out the Champion Craft Beer Award at this year’s Craft Beer Awards.
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Lion takes on Great Northern with Iron Jack

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August 11, 2017

Lion has launched Legendary Brewing Co., a new trade mark that has initially spawned a mid-strength beer called Iron Jack.
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Paul Mercurio’s framboise-poached pears with sabayon

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August 11, 2017

This dish is a light and fragrant alternative to the heavier desserts we all love to enjoy in winter.
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