It can still claim to be ‘Australia’s favourite’ beer, but where once the brand team at Foster’s could claim that one in four beers sold in Australia, now they have to revert to the claim the brand outsells it’s nearest competitor by 81 millions stubbies and cans a year. Nothing to be sneezed at for… Read more →
It has been announced that Good Beer Week will be launched on Saturday May 12, 2012 with the biggest SpecTAPular beerfest yet.
Cascade Brewery Co, Australia’s oldest brewery, has achieved the ultimate satisfaction rating as voted by beer drinkers in Australia. In a national survey, Cascade has secured the title over leading brands including Coopers, Boag’s, Peroni and XXXX. In the national consumer survey conducted by Canstar Blue, Cascade Brewery Co secured a five star rating in… Read more →
I have no pretensions to being a Master Chef, or even being anything more than a serviceable home cook, but this is one of my favourite meals to enjoy with Coopers Vintage Ale.
Coopers have released their 2011 Vintage Ale and Australian Brews News editor, Matt Kirkegaard, looks at how he has spent the last few years building a Coopers Vintage time machine…
After an unprecedented response to our Brew Masters give-away, we have drawn the remaining four winners. Congratulations to: Patrick Clarke Reuven Segal Matt Chapman Graeme Stark. You will each soon be receiving a copy of Brew Masters on DVD. If you don’t win, the DVD of the series has now been released and can be… Read more →
No matter how much you love your football, if you’re even a little bit interested in beer as something other than a thoughtless wallpaper to your sport, this is not a cause of celebration. This release could easily have been subtitled, No Relief For Beer Lovers. As we noted when CUB signed a deal snaring… Read more →
In more Local Taphouse news, the Local Bottlestore & Provisions in St Kilda is now open and to launch their unique growler delivery service in their local neighbourhood, they are running a competition every bit as unique. They’re asking for people to make up their own imaginative, original and clean (!) story – in 100… Read more →
Coincidentally on the day we run our first in a series of podcasts looking at the issue of tap contracts, Ben Kraus from Bridge Road Brewers contacted us about screenings he is arranging of Beer Wars, a US documentary looking at the battle small brewers face to get their beers into outlets in the States…. Read more →
Recognising that the greatest lives are shaped by random fun, Carlton Dry, one of Australia’s fastest growing beer brands, has today announced the ‘Carlton Dry 100’, a year-long promotion which puts one hundred once-in-a-lifetime experiences up for grabs. With the ‘Carlton Dry 100’ there is no piking. If you win, you have to drop what… Read more →