Monthly Archives: June 2016

A NIP OF RUM

BACAARDI CARTA ORO SUPERIOR GOLD RUM A slight change of direction for a beer blog. I have always liked a drop of rum, though I haven’t had much of it for a long time. I certainly wouldn’t consider myself very … Continue reading

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BELHAVEN SCOTTISH ALE

BEER FROM BELHAVEN I Bought a six pack of BELHAVEN SCOTTISH ALE  5% from Dan Murphy.s pretty cheaply at $20.00 a six pack. I found this a very nice beer which fitted in with my preferred beer style,. On taking … Continue reading

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ROCKS PUBS

 A COUPLE OF PUBS  Continuing on from yesterdays post:- after leaving KINGS WHARF  we walked up to THE LORD NELSON pub for a couple of beers. They where in the process of setting up for a private do and the … Continue reading

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CHOOK, G. &.T AND BEER

BELLS,GT AND BEER DeLUXE Went into the city the other day as it may have been a last chance to try “BELLS” POP UP CHOOK STAND before it closed.and my daughter was very keen to try this place. As far as … Continue reading

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BOGEDAL #231

BOGEDAL #231 I opened my second last bottle of BOGADAL, This one a #231, last night which I have had for about five years. This beer was dated 2010 and the label notes said it was a mork Muscovado  (the o in mork … Continue reading

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BIRRA BALADIN AND BIRRA dell’ EREMO

FOUR BEERS FROM ITALY BIÈRE BALADIN:- ISAAC  BIÈRE BLANCHE 5%. Certainly a big perfumed aroma on opening the bottle  and also from the beer in the glass almost like a young ladies scent. Probably a fruit but I don’t know … Continue reading

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STATION BAR AND HOME

STATION BAR   Called in to see what new beers might be on tap. Had a couple or three AKASHA FROM THE SHADOWS ENGLISH PORTER  5.5% A nice and very easy to drink porter which I thought that had a slightly … Continue reading

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GIN NIGHT AT LEURA CELLARS

WORLD GIN NIGHT I attended a Gin Tasting Night held at the Leura Cellars on the weekend. There where six gins on offer:#1 AVIATION GIN; #2 PORTOBELLO ROAD LONDON DRY GIN and four from the FOUR PILLARS Distillery of Healsville … Continue reading

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NO BEER AT BJORK, BUT!

BEER ELSEWHERE My daughter and I went to the Bjork exhibition being held at the Carriage Works in Sydney just before the weekend.While there wasn.t any beer being served it was a very interesting show. The first time I have … Continue reading

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ICHNUSA LAGER AND FOUNDERS I.P.A

I picked up a couple of beers from Amato’s  bottle shop in Leichhardt  including a beer from sardinia called Ichnusa, a lager 4.7% I found it had a bit of spice, particularly at the beginning. with noticeable hops, it was a very … Continue reading

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