Tag / Australia

  • The dog days of summer are nearly upon us. To celebrate, Australian brewery Little Creatures is releasing its Dog Days Summer Beer – in a can. It’ll be the first time that the Lion Nathan-owned craft brewery has released its beer in cans since the company was first established in Fremantle, Western Australia, in the […]

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  • Top 16 Beers I Sampled at #GABS2016 Auckland

    19 June 2016 - Best Beer HQ

    The 16 Beers I Sampled at #GABS2016 Auckland

    So it’s the day after the inaugural GABS Beer, Cider & Food Fest in Auckland and, well, let’s just say I probably need to dry out for a couple of days after I packed about as much beer tasting into one four-hour session as I possibly could. That’s right. From about 1-5pm I managed to […]

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  • Organisers are calling on local and international brewers to get their entries in ahead of this year’s Australian International Beer Awards (AIBA). Attracting more than 1700 entries from close to 350 local and international brewers at last year’s event, the AIBA has grown to be the world’s largest annual beer competition that features both packaged […]

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  • 28 October 2015 - Best Beer HQ

    Feral Karma Citra Black IPA review

    ABV: 5.8% IBU: 48 What: Feral Brewing is an Australian craft brewery based in Western Australia, but I tried this beer at Brothers Beer – my favourite brew bar in Auckland. To be honest, it’s a bit unusual to see an Aussie beer on tap here, considering we have so many excellent craft breweries right here […]

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  • 30 September 2015 - Best Beer HQ

    Barrow Boys’ Pedlars Pale review

    ABV: 5.3% What: Inspired by the colourful fresh produce in Melbourne’s bustling markets, Barrow Boys Brewing Co.’s Pedlars Pale is a fruity, hop driven ale. Apparently dry hops have been are added after fermentation to impart resinous and fruity character to the beer. The brewers have used Vic Secret for this, as apparently it’s a […]

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