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
Tag: Fortitude Brewing
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
Adjunct is a term that means many things to many people. For those of you who don't know, an adjunct (in beer terms) is basically anything added to the brewing process that isn't malts, water, yeast or hops. These can include coriander, coffee beans, vanilla, and a variety of other additions to give a beer a … Continue reading Band of Brewers: Feeling a bit corny.
It's been a BIG weekend here in Brisbane. Saturday started out with a phenomenal day of beer, buses, and buddies (best alliteration I could come up with - sorry) on the Fortitude Brewing/Noisy Minor Shout, while Sunday saw day 1 of the event we've all been waiting for: Brewsvegas! To say my body is a … Continue reading Wherefore art thou, liver?
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