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BLACH HOPS

Visited the BLACK HOPS BREWERY yesterday and had a very interesting time. This is a very small brewery, the smallest on the Gold Coast. We where able to have a long and informative session with the head brewer while going … Continue reading

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BURLEIGH BREWERY

Not far from BALTER is the BERLEIGH BREWERY where we went to next. This another nice spot, a large inside area and a nice big outside setting which was well populated when we where there. There was a  buffalo wing … Continue reading

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BALTER BREWING

I visited the BALTER BREWERY yesterday and tried a few of the beers the beers on tap. The brewery is a very nice spot to sit in, abig open and airy space, and there was a food truck in attendance, … Continue reading

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CHAT PLUS MORE ABOUT KEMPSEY PUBS

Apart from the last two posts, I have been away from my blog for a couple of months, I can think of plenty of excuses and only a couple of valid reasons, one reason was a problem with my lap … Continue reading

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TOP PUB KEMPSEY

Crossed the road to the West Kempsey Hotel otherwise aka The Top Pub. ¬†While still no local beer this place appeals to me more than the Great Northern, it looks like it has been recently done up , it is … Continue reading

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GREAT NORTHERN HOTEL, KEMPSEY

I have called in to the Great Northern Hotel in Kempsey. When I asked if the beers from the local brewery where sold here I was told by the bar lady, that this was a Tooheys pub an d they … Continue reading

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SYDNEY CRAFT BEER DAY TWO

Notes on my second day taking some of the sights and flavours of SCBW2016. Please be patient with spelling and layout, as I am doing this on the run SYDNEY CRAFT BEER WEEK DAY TWO Starting the drinking day at … Continue reading

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SYDNEY CRAFT BEER

SYDNEY CRAFT BEER WEEK 2016MY DAY ONE This a copy of my notes for my first of two days that I can do at this years SCBW. I took the notes as I went so There will probably some typos … Continue reading

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STOCKADE: TWO OUT OF THREE

The second of the three STOCKADE BEERS a”RARE INK”SESSION STOUT 4.4%.  Pours nice and black and has a zingy taste, a toasty twang. I still can only get a slight aroma but maybe others would get more, still struggling with … Continue reading

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STOCKADE, THE FIRST OF THREE

I picked up three STOCKADE BREWERY beers today from LEURA CELLARS. The first one I tried was MYSTERIOUS IIPA a 9% beer. This seemed to me to be a very complex beer. I didn’t get a great aroma from it … Continue reading

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