With only days to go, Australia’s most unique beer festival reveals the not-to-be-missed beer lineup. Held at the the multi-award winning Local Taphouse, the beers to be featured include: Original Fassbier – Kellerbier matured on roasted oak chips (Last Drop, WA, 4.6%) Cucumber Sandwich – Summer Ale (Mountain Goat, VIC, 4.2%) kb – Kriek Berliner… Read more →
With one of Australia’s most incredible craft beer events set to premiere next Saturday, 12th February, the true heart of craft brewing has shone in the shape of an unfortunate scratching. The Local Taphouse announced the tap line-up for their Great Australian Beer SpecTAPular event this week, with 21 never-before-seen beers brewed specifically for the… Read more →
Pete Mitcham ponders what last week’s Hottest 100 poll means for – dare we say it – craft beer…
Brisbane bottle shop Nectar has recently become the city’s first to offer refillable growlers…
The results for The Local Taphouse’s Hottest 100 Craft Beers of 2010 poll are in with South Australia’s Vale Ale taking out the top spot. Vale Ale ended Little Creatures Pale Ale’s two-year run as Australia’s #1 craft beer in the online poll conducted by The Local Taphouse to celebrate Australia Day. Interestingly, and perhaps… Read more →
1st Choice Queensland stores are offering to donate all profits from sales until 30 January to the flood appeal.
Byron Bay’s Stone & Wood is brewing up a special beer with all proceeds going to the Queensland Flood Relief appeal.
Homebrewers are digging deep to help Queensland flood victims…
The US Brewers Association has released its 2011 Beer Style Guidelines. Updated annually, the guidelines currently describe 140 styles of beer and are used in prestigious beer competitions, like the Great American Beer Festival , the World Beer Cup and are used, in modifed form, in the Australian International Beer Awards. For 2011, several beer… Read more →
Media release The Queensland floods have devastated homes, livelihoods and taken lives across the state, with the current threat far from over. Many Foster’s employees have spent the last days and weeks supporting friends and family, assisting customers to repair and maintain businesses, with many preparing their own homes for potential flooding. The recovery effort… Read more →