The Brewers Guild of New Zealand has successfully lobbied the US Brewers Association to add two New Zealand beer styles to its guidelines for the first time.
New Zealand-style pale ale and IPA’s among the newest styles added to the official guidelines from the US Brewers Association.
Mainstream audiences and particularly minors will not understand the meaning behind beer styles like stout, IPA or sours, and therefore brewers should not rely on these terms says ABAC.
Ian Watson takes an Australia Day look at the only beer that Australians can truly call their own, Sparkling Ale, as popularised by Coopers Brewery.
Does the style description attributed to a beer change it’s flavour?
Brewer Richard Adamson takes a look at a world of beer styles and wonders which we have, or can, make our very own…