Monthly Archives: May 2014

BUSY BEER MONTH,MAY or O to Ø

May was a busier than usual month for me this year because it included the TapTakeOver at Manly and the Good Beer Week in Melbourne, both of which are covered in earlier posts.Manly was definitely a highlight and I must … Continue reading

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RED RATTLERS AT STATION BAR

  STATION BAR Ducked into the Station Bar today to see what was on tap. There has been a bit of a change since my last visit. There was the Fish River Valley called the, Red Rattler Holgate ESB .Hand … Continue reading

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A FEW BARS AROUND MANLY

While in Manly on our second day we went to the 4 Pines brewery and bar for lunch, A good place to be on a nice afternoon sitting across the road from the Manly ferry terminal watching people rushing all about while … Continue reading

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GOOD BEER WEEK 2014; WRAP UP

I have finished my short run at this event so will try  my hand at a summary I managed to visit fifteen of the places listed in the hand book, I haven’t counted the different beers some of which where taster … Continue reading

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GOOD BEER WEEK DAY THREE, or second full day

Might be a bit less active today, I will have to find a few of the places on the list around town and they seem to be a bit scattered, no worries I should cope. I am in The Elephant … Continue reading

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DOUBLE DANISH, A LATE ENTRY

Had a couple of Danish beers, a Faxe Premium Lager in. 1 litre can which was a very easy drinking beer probably indistinguishable from all the other lagers available in Copenhagen . This was a Dan Murphys beer The other … Continue reading

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GOOD BEER WEEK, MELBOURNE, DAY TWO

It turns out that my hotel is just across the road from the Victoria Markets so very handy for breakfast. My shift for show bag stuffing for the CBIA conference this afternoon has been changed from the Mountain Goat Brewery … Continue reading

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MY FIRST NIGHT AT THE GOOD BEER WEEK MELBOURNE 2014

Savoy Tavern James Boag draught Oxford Scholar Hotel Mountain Goat steam Ale by two The Cookie Bar Rogue Beer The Beard A Belgian style Goulden and it is clearly. Belgian type beer , apart from being very expensive at $14.50 … Continue reading

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OVERESEAS TAP TAKE OVER ;MANLY

Going to Manly for the overseas tap take over at the New Brighton Hotel The featured breweries are TO OL, from Denmark, Magic Rock from England and Sixpoint I went to the “Overseas Tap Takeover” held at the New Brighton … Continue reading

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