Mixed reactions have followed New Zealand brewery Garage Project’s announcement that it is launching its own Australian retail platform.
There may be nothing new about the concept of the growler, but Luke Robertson finds a new Melbourne bottleshop that is doing it a little differently…
From the outside, Platinum Liquor doesn’t look like much. Both of its outlets – in Bellevue Hill and North Strathfield – sit nestled in amongst a group of suburban shops and bear the legends Tooheys New and Heineken, with precious few signs to the treasure trove of craft beer beyond. For nearly seven years, Platinum… Read more →
The Local Taphouse, winner of more ‘best pub’ awards than we care to mention, is about to bring it’s unique brand of beer love to it’s own bottleshop. It wouldn’t be the Taphouses’ style to just open a well-stocked bottleshop and the Local Bottle Store & Provisions names sounds more than apt. Taphouse co-owner Steve… Read more →