CUB has released the following results of a spurious survey designed to support their latest beer. As the beer is only available in Queensland for now, readers elsewhere in Australia will need to imagine what it tastes like…it tastes just like XXXX Summer Bright Lager, which it was designed to emulate but which had a… Read more →
Weihenstephan/Boston Beer Company Infinium Biere de champagne 10.5% abv 750ml Take a world renowned brewery that will celebrate its 1,000th birthday in less than ten years’ time and one of the United State’s most successful craft brewers, give them each a copy of The Reinheitsgebot and two years to come up with a collaborative beer… Read more →
Prof Pilsner discovers that when the dog sits on the tuckerbox these days, there’s chocolate cake inside…
Malt Shovel Brewery brings the smell of wood smoke back to the Australian summer barbeque.
Aaron Caruana ponders why more people don’t serve beer with their meals. After all, done well and it is superb….
Public relations would seem to necessarily involve hype, particularly in the beer industry where publicists need to try and differentiate between near identical lagers in order to make them seem special. This is even more so when you are one of the last on to a band wagon and need to make a me-too beer… Read more →
There are a group of Australians who continue to violate a great Aussie tradition and refuse to share a beer with their mates. It’s not because they want to, but simply because they can’t. For Coeliacs, (people who are gluten intolerant), beer is a no-go zone. Imagine how they suffer watching their mates enjoy a… Read more →
‘Not in my back yard’ is the phrase commonly heard when planning approval is sought for something a little controversial in our cities. It’s a phrase that brewer Richard Adamson was confronted with on the front page of today’s Sydney Morning Herald in relation to his attempts to get Young Henry’s, his proposed restaurant and… Read more →
Aaron Caruana takes a look to see what Adelaide’s BrewBoys have got going on under the hood.
Finding a 200 year old beer bottle has the boys back at the lab fired up, muses Pete Mitcham…