Former 4 Pines brewmaster Lindsay Crawford is set to become BrewDog Brisbane’s first general manager when the venue and brewery opens, ostensibly later this year.
This week we have a special edition of Beer is a Conversation featuring BrewDog co-founder Martin Dickie. Regular listeners will know we have been watching the brewery’s Australian plans with great interest.
Pete and Matt are back to chat about the big news stories of the week during which they take a quick call from OJ of Hop Products Australia as the annual hop harvest report is released.
This week Pete, Matt and Zoe get together in Melbourne during Good Beer Week to record this week’s news roundup.
This week Matt and Pete raise a glass to our service men and women and discuss this week’s news including why brewery openings plummeted by 98 per cent in the UK.
A big week in brews news with some of Matt’s favourite breweries heavily featured, as BrewDog buys Stone Berlin but scales back it’s Brisbane plans.
Scottish brewery BrewDog held its annual general meeting in Aberdeen over the weekend, during which it revealed it has scaled back its Brisbane brewery from what had been previously announced.
BrewDog has shuffled its US leadership team with the Scottish-based brewery’s former American head tasked with supporting its delayed Australian brewery.
Breweries walk the fine line of cultural sensitivity this week with one accused of mocking Maori culture and another opting to rename one of its beers to avoid negative connotations.
Construction has finally started on BrewDog’s much-anticipated Brisbane brewery, six months after work was expected to begin.