Monthly Archives: June 2015

FOUR LOST COAST BEERS

LOST COAST BREWERY and CAFE CALIFORNIA USA I picked up four Lost Coast beers on my latest visit to Leura Cellars SHARKINATOR WHITE IPA 4,8% Nice beer, touch of fruitiness , a light straw colour , with a very slight bitter … Continue reading

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ANCHOR/ARBITA/BORENORE \/MOUNTAIN GOAT

A RANDOM SELECTION OF BEERS It goes to show how easy it is to get out of order if you don’t keep good notes and even more so when the photographs are more than a bit dodgy. I have been … Continue reading

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AUSTRALIAN BREWERY/GRAND VIEW

AUSTRALIAN BREWERY ROUSE HILL AND GRAND VIEW HOTEL I stopped off at the Australian brewery today and it has been about a year since my last visit ,,, see posts dated 05/06 2014 and post including their comments 10/06/2014. The … Continue reading

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BEYOND VINTAGE LEURA

LEURA WINE BAR ; BEYOND VINTAGE We called in to this wine bar the other day as we needed a quick something to eat before going to the Glenfarclas whisky tasting. I hadn’t been to this place for a meal … Continue reading

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GLENFARCLAS WHISKY

 GLENFARCLAS HOSTED BY LEURA CELLARS The other night I went to a whisky night presented by Leura  Cellars, held at the Leura School of Hotel Management and featuring ten expressions of Glenfarclas Distillery I am not sure how best to … Continue reading

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OAK BARREL BEER AND CIDER FAIR

OAK BARREL BEER AND CIDER AND A COUPLE OF MEADS I went to the  beer event put on by the Oak Barrel Bottle Shop in Sydney on Saturday. his was a beer and cider combination advertised with I think about a hundred and … Continue reading

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FRESHWATER AND CLOUD CATCHER

AKASHA AND  STONE AND WOOD AT STATION BAR We  stopped off at the Station bar at Katoomba yesterday for a quick taste, had Freshwater Pale Ale  from  AKASHA Brewing Company, An American Pale at 5.2%. I thought this a very … Continue reading

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BLACK BEER

TWO BLACK BEERS AT STATION BAR and a pox on double demerits Pulled into the Station Bar, Katoomba for a couple of beers to get me home, had to stick to middies as double demerits this weekend. The first beer … Continue reading

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SYDNEY GABS, SECOND HALF

SYDNEY GADS SECO 2015 PADDLE FIVE TAPS 1 to 31 14. Batlow n’ Brau-Bom Pommes, Biere de Garde, 7%,,,,,,,, BATLOW AND BRAU FARMHOUSE BREWERY. QLD                                                                                                 creamy nice to drink but not a lot happening 20. Mood Indigo,Biere de Garde. 5.5%                                BIRTRA DEL BORGO … Continue reading

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SYDNEY GABS, FIRST HALF

GABS 2015 STAGE ONE The first beer we had while we worked out how to start was a Parrot Dog Bitter Bitch which was very nice not a bad session beer Then we started at the nearest collections of taps … Continue reading

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