Month: October 2015

1000 and Out

1000 and Out

It would appear my love affair with Untappd is over. Gone are the days of furiously checking in every new beer that passed my lips. Passed are the times when I would intentionally go out searching for strange and exotic new beers, with the hopes of getting some obscure badge and internet props. So what happened? … Continue reading 1000 and Out

Nundah – Brisbane’s Newest Hot Spot

Nundah – Brisbane’s Newest Hot Spot

Nundah means “chain of water holes” in the local Aboriginal dialect, but aside from nearby Kedron Brook which borders its southern edge, it hasn’t really lived up to its name.  Its main drag, Sandgate Road, has been lacking in choice for locations to whet your whistle on a Friday after work for many years now. … Continue reading Nundah – Brisbane’s Newest Hot Spot

Blind Leading the Blind #4 – Stouts

Blind Leading the Blind #4 – Stouts

8 months. It's taken 8 months to get another Blind Leading the Blind post out. Luckily, this time around, Chasing Ale was the one on the ball, pushing to get everything done. This stout tasting was meant to be something for winter, as drinkers tend to gravitate more to the darker, richer styles during the … Continue reading Blind Leading the Blind #4 – Stouts

Bavarian Bier Cafe – Oktoberfest

Bavarian Bier Cafe – Oktoberfest

I have an app on my phone, which I’m sure many of you have, called “Timehop”. As fun as it is looking back on those fond memories, between the months of September and December, it gets a bit depressing. It was during this period back in 2013, the wife and I had packed up our … Continue reading Bavarian Bier Cafe – Oktoberfest

Media Release: ‘Craft Beer Month’ at Riverbar & Kitchen

I can honestly say I've never actually been to Riverbar & Kitchen before, but any bar in the Eagle Street district willing to go out of there comfort zone and have a crack at good beer gets my support. --  MEDIA RELEASE  -- 09 October 2015 Riverbar & Kitchen are celebrating the golden ale goodness with … Continue reading Media Release: ‘Craft Beer Month’ at Riverbar & Kitchen

Gypsy Brewers! Baron von Brewing

Gypsy Brewers! Baron von Brewing

How would you define the term "gypsy brewer"? Essentially, gypsy brewing is a form of contract brewing in where a brewer with no premises or equipment of their own rents fermenter space with an established location to be able to produce their product. But that definition is pretty dry and doesn't really delve into the … Continue reading Gypsy Brewers! Baron von Brewing

Gypsy Brewers! Brewtal Brewers

Gypsy Brewers! Brewtal Brewers

How would you define the term "gypsy brewer"? Essentially, gypsy brewing is a form of contract brewing in where a brewer with no premises or equipment of their own rents fermenter space with an established location to be able to produce their product. But that definition is pretty dry and doesn't really delve into the … Continue reading Gypsy Brewers! Brewtal Brewers

Gypsy Brewers! Semi-Pro Brewing

Gypsy Brewers! Semi-Pro Brewing

How would you define the term "gypsy brewer"? Essentially, gypsy brewing is a form of contract brewing in where a brewer with no premises or equipment of their own rents fermenter space with an established location to be able to produce their product. But that definition is pretty dry and doesn't really delve into the … Continue reading Gypsy Brewers! Semi-Pro Brewing

Gypsy Brewers! Toybox Brewing

Gypsy Brewers! Toybox Brewing

How would you define the term "gypsy brewer"? Essentially, gypsy brewing is a form of contract brewing in where a brewer with no premises or equipment of their own rents fermenter space with an established location to be able to produce their product. But that definition is pretty dry and doesn't really delve into the … Continue reading Gypsy Brewers! Toybox Brewing

Gypsy Brewers! Croft Brewing

Gypsy Brewers! Croft Brewing

How would you define the term "gypsy brewer"? Essentially, gypsy brewing is a form of contract brewing in where a brewer with no premises or equipment of their own rents fermenter space with an established location to be able to produce their product. But that definition is pretty dry and doesn't really delve into the … Continue reading Gypsy Brewers! Croft Brewing