Month: January 2014

Australia Day 2014

Another Australia Day has come and gone, and the wonderful folks at the Crafty Pint and Local TapHouse have assembled the nations votes on the top brews of 2013. Most of the good beer swilling patrons flocked to various pubs to watch the countdown. I could do a blow-by-blow of the events, but there are … Continue reading Australia Day 2014

Lonely Pint: A Brisbane Beer Travel Guide – Newstead Brewing Co

Lonely Pint: A Brisbane Beer Travel Guide – Newstead Brewing Co

While I was on my travels to various places around the world, I thought to myself 'Wouldn't it be greatĀ if I had a Lonely Planet style book that would tell me where to go for a good drop?'. There are plenty of websites out there to find that information, but what I wanted was the … Continue reading Lonely Pint: A Brisbane Beer Travel Guide – Newstead Brewing Co

Alementary – Get your learn on.

"That oxidization of that beer has skunked it. Too bad, it's normally a very sessionable SMaSH". Did you just scratch your head and say "Huh"? Like a large percentage of people, better known as non-'beer nerds', the above phrase may has well be written in Latin or ancient Sanskrit. For those of us that do … Continue reading Alementary – Get your learn on.

An Itch to Scratch

Yesterday afternoon saw me catching up with a mate of mine whom I hadn't seen in almost 5 months. Since we were both currently not working (him because he was on annual leave and I because, well, I'm unemployed), we decided to go and grab a few beers and regale each other on tales of … Continue reading An Itch to Scratch

Lonely Pint: A Brisbane Beer Travel Guide – Brewski Bar

Lonely Pint: A Brisbane Beer Travel Guide – Brewski Bar

While I was on my travels to various places around the world, I thought to myself 'Wouldn't it be greatĀ if I had a Lonely Planet style book that would tell me where to go for a good drop?'. There are plenty of websites out there to find that information, but what I wanted was the … Continue reading Lonely Pint: A Brisbane Beer Travel Guide – Brewski Bar

Lonely Pint: A Brisbane Beer Travel Guide – Tippler’s Tap

Lonely Pint: A Brisbane Beer Travel Guide – Tippler’s Tap

First post of the new year and I've decided to come out swinging. Now that I'm back in Brisbane, I've got a lot of extra time and can now devote a good deal of attention to the blog. My apologies to all who have been reading it wondering "when the heck is he going to … Continue reading Lonely Pint: A Brisbane Beer Travel Guide – Tippler’s Tap