Monthly Archives: May 2016

GABS 2016 SYDNEY

I got along to the Saturday afternoon session of GABS 2016 held at the Technology Park at Redfern. It was as busy as you would expect but I don’t think it was filled to total capacity. Maybe the numbers had … Continue reading

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BARLEYWINE (RED HILL)

Back in the Station Bar Katoomba yesterday afternoon. Started off with a Feral Hop Hog, wasn’t exactly the beer I thought I ad asked for but it was not a bad drop given the name suggested that it might ave … Continue reading

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AKASHA BREWERY

Dropped in to the Akasha Brewery the other day. This was the first time I have been able to get to it. We where there pretty early as is usual for me and so we had the place pretty much … Continue reading

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SWEDISH BEER

SWEDISH BEER FOR EUROVISION NIGHT  Had a couple of Swedish beers while the show was on. I wasn’t easy to find beers from Sweden and this is the best I could do locally. PISTONHEAD FLAT TYRE LAGER 4.5%;  A very easy … Continue reading

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RED HILL and STONE

I had what I thought was a very nice beer at the STATION BAR, KATOOMBA, A RED HILL ‘HOP HARVEST ALE’ , Extra Special/Strong Ale 6% which was on the hand pump. It was a bit to easy to drink so … Continue reading

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DESCHUTES

DECHUTES RIVER ALE 3.9% NORWEST SESSION ALE;  Is a very easy drinking beer. With a little bit of hoppy bitters and a little dry, other than that I dont think i can say any more  From their site: “Here’s one that’s … Continue reading

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5 BARRELS, 4 PINES AND A FERAL

A QUICK VISIT TO THE STATION BAR  YESTERDAY and had a very nice “hand pumped”  5 BARREL BREWING E.S.B 4.9% Strong Bitter then a FERAL BREWING SMOKED BEER PORTER, the temptation was great so I went back to the  E.S.B.  While my drinking … Continue reading

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KEG AND BREW

The KEG AND BREW was busy when we got there and got busier, we where bale to get a bit of space at the bar but it was too cramped to take good notes and decent pictures, not to mention … Continue reading

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