Tag: food matching

Worlds Greatest Shave @ Newstead Brewing Co

Worlds Greatest Shave @ Newstead Brewing Co

When asked to come up with characteristics of a typical "beer person", a few traits spring to mind. Some may attribute them as being snobby or maybe enthusiastic. Some may view them as bearded hipsters, while others may see them as discerning people looking for the best taste. But normally, the terms "hero" and "philanthropist" … Continue reading Worlds Greatest Shave @ Newstead Brewing Co

Lonely Pint: A Brisbane Beer Travel Guide – Bitter Suite

Lonely Pint: A Brisbane Beer Travel Guide – Bitter Suite

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 – Bitter Suite

What Happens in Brewsvegas, Stays in Brewsvegas

What Happens in Brewsvegas, Stays in Brewsvegas

I, along with countless others, sat today with bated breath awaiting the release of the Brewsvegas calendar. After some "We're a bit delayed this morning" tweets, the line-up was released and the flood gates of excitement were opened. 71 events spanning 8 days are what's in store for us on the inaugural event, which many … Continue reading What Happens in Brewsvegas, Stays in Brewsvegas

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

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

Slow Braised and Barrel Aged

Today, the world is a little fuzzier; my body a bit more tired. I can thank the good folks at Tippler's Tap and Bacchus Brewing for that. I am feeling surprisingly fresh for the high ABV beers that were presented last night. The fact that I'm able to string together a coherent sentence should be … Continue reading Slow Braised and Barrel Aged