Monthly Archives: March 2015

CONSPICUOUS BY THEIR ABSENCE

 BEST BOTTLO’S; AGREE OR NOT ? I wonder how the Beer and Brewer magazine worked out its top bottleshop’s list (see page 38 of the latest edition) Looking at the NSW list how is that Dan Murphy’s (all 175 outlets … Continue reading

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BOGEDAL 233

BOGEDAL 233 7.4 abv DARK ALE/SPICED BEER/HERBED BEER or all of the above. I think this is a truly great beer. It is supposed to pour with a small head but mine didn’t do to badly, it is a dark full … Continue reading

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HUMLESUS FROM HAANDBRYGGERIET

TUNNEL VISION A beer from HAANDBRYGGERIET;  HUMLESUS American Pale Ale 4.5%. I think Haandbryggeriet of Norway is one of the best breweries in the world so it probably is no surprise that I am going to like this beer. It … Continue reading

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STORM AT BELL

READ THE LABEL PROPERLY NEXT TIME A friend an I had lunch at a place called Ellie-Cats Café, Chifley Road, Bell. I don’t know where the cats fit in but there is a bloody great cut out of a lizard … Continue reading

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AUSTRALIAN CRAFT BEER; NEW ZEALAND AND DENMARK

IS LOCAL BEER MORE EXPENSIVE THAN EUROPEAN AND AMERICAN? RED DUCK BUCK LIMITED EDITION SAISON 5.7% I like saison’s and this is an ok example of the Australian Saison. Looking at the label it is called a “special edition” and … Continue reading

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BORENORE;BREWDOG/MAGIC ROCK AND JOHN SMITH

BORENORE WITBIER 4.9%, even thought it had been settling in the fridge for 24hrs it still poured with a huge head. Not a bad wheat beer: NEWCASTLE BROWN ALE 4.7% It probably comes as no surprise that I liked this … Continue reading

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A RETURN TO THE LAPSTONE

LUNCH :THE “LAPO “: THE STATION BAR and GALVANISED NAILS   Had a Kingfisher Premium Lager with a good Indian lunch at Harris Park the other day, while it may not be the most exciting beer in the world t wasn’t all … Continue reading

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RANDOM GROUP OF BEERS

This is what happens when you don’t keep up with the notes or blog or untappd, This is a list of beers I have had over the last week that I didn’t keep any record of other than the photo’s. … Continue reading

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MORE PALE ALES

THE OLD CITY BANK BAR – CARRINGTON Trotted in here for a bit of late lunch and a beer. A pretty hopeless place, three people behind the bar and cant get served, actually three people but none of them behind … Continue reading

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TOO MANY AMERICAN PALE ALES

MICRO BEER CLUB BEERS I just received my monthly carton of beers from the micro Beer Club of which I am a member and have been since it began maybe four years ago. Usually the monthly delivery has twelve stubby … Continue reading

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