Tag: Beer

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

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

My 5 Summer-time Smashers

My 5 Summer-time Smashers

Spring may be the official season, but recent hot weather has thoroughly convinced me it’s summer. For me, there is no better way to beat the heat then to crack a cold one and enjoy what Australian beer has to offer. Hot times like these call for something a bit easier to drink. Nothing too … Continue reading My 5 Summer-time Smashers

5 Tips to Have a Great Beer inCider Experience

5 Tips to Have a Great Beer inCider Experience

It's finally happened; I've lowered myself to the lowest common blogging denominator: lists. The penultimate of click-bait, used to rack up hit counts and page views while imparting absolutely zero content. Before you send an angry mob, brandishing pitch forks and torches, hear me out first. This will be my second time at the Beer … Continue reading 5 Tips to Have a Great Beer inCider Experience

T-Shirt Anxiety

T-Shirt Anxiety

Being a blogger, I generally don't have to worry about my appearance. I can sit and type out a post in nothing but my underwear and 3 day uncombed hair. As a matter of fact, that's what I'm currently sporting. ~pause to allow that image to creep into your sub-conscience~  When I go out, I … Continue reading T-Shirt Anxiety

Noisy Minor – Admiral Ackbar

Noisy Minor – Admiral Ackbar

Last month, I was honoured to be highlighted in the inaugural “Aussie Beer Bloggers” feature on the Crafty Pint. I’m happy just to find out people read what I put up, but to be recognized like that was something else. To say I was a bit chuffed would be an understatement. As I wasn’t sure … Continue reading Noisy Minor – Admiral Ackbar

Media Release: The Scratch Bar Announces the Return of Weekend of Darkness

Media Release: The Scratch Bar Announces the Return of Weekend of Darkness

  Weekend of Darkness is quickly becoming one of Brisbane's most anticipated events. This year, they seem to be pulling out all the stops and it's looking like this years event is going to be a blast. Have a look at the awesome video they have done up for it as well! apologies for not getting … Continue reading Media Release: The Scratch Bar Announces the Return of Weekend of Darkness

Media Release: New Gaslight Bistro and Competition

Media Release: New Gaslight Bistro and Competition

  I don't get many media releases sent to me, but the ones I do, I'm selective about putting up. This one, sent to me from the folks behind the amazing Hoo Ha Bar in South Bank, is the kind of stuff I have no problems with putting up right away. Their new location in … Continue reading Media Release: New Gaslight Bistro and Competition