Beers


Batch Elsie The Milk Stout
Elsie The Milk Stout from Batch Brewing Co. is a stout brewed with lactose to make it sweet and creamy. Firstly, whether served on draft or pouring from a bomber or a can, watch the tiny bubbles rush up the glass […]

Batch Elsie The Milk Stout


Yulli's Brews Gretchen Organic Honey Kolsch
Gretchen from Yulli’s Brews is an Organic Honey Kölsch which is both unique and on style. Kölsch is another of those underrated styles in the Australian market. The 4 Pines Kolsch is probably the most widely available example, while the South […]

Yulli’s Brews Gretchen Organic Honey Kölsch


Modus Operandi Lost Key XPA
Lost Key XPA is Modus Operandi’s first limited release of 2017. Lost Key XPA is an American style pale ale, dry hopped with Simcoe, Rakau and Columbus. The story behind the beer is that it’s a collaboration with Black Bunny Kitchen […]

Modus Operandi Lost Key XPA



Grifter Serpents Kiss
Beer is intended to be refreshing. And there aren’t many beers as refreshing on a hot summer’s day as Serpents Kiss from The Grifter Brewing Co. Serpents Kiss is a watermelon pilsner. It was first released for Sydney Craft Beer […]

Grifter Serpents Kiss


4 Pines Keller Door Grapefruit IPL
4 Pines’ seasonal Keller Door releases are something to look forward to in the Aussie craft beer calendar. 2017’s first bottled release is a Grapefruit IPL. While the recent trend of fruited beers has mostly been in pale ales and […]

4 Pines Keller Door: Grapefruit IPL


Nomad Rosie's Summer Punch
One of Nomad’s special releases for summer 2016/17, Rosie’s Summer Punch is a Berliner Weisse with hibiscus rosella. Last summer Nomad released an easy drinking beer for summer. That was Myrtle’s Summer Fling, an easy drinking golden ale. This year, […]

Nomad Rosie’s Summer Punch



Grifter Big Sur
Big Sur is a West Coast style IPA from The Grifter Brewing Co. It’s piney, resinous and very smashable. Grifter Big Sur has been around for a while but it’s tasting better than ever from the Grifter taproom in Marrickville. […]

Grifter Big Sur


Shenanigans Gone Troppo
Shenanigans Gone Troppo is the 2016 summer release from the Inner West gypsy brewing duo. Gone Troppo is a fruited IPA. It’s a style that’s been something of a trend in 2016, particularly in the US with the likes of Ballast […]

Shenanigans Gone Troppo


Doctor's Orders Tonic
Tonic from Doctor’s Orders replaces the much loved Zephyr for 2016/2017 but it’s a fantastic choice for summer. In 2016 Doc started mixing up his seasonal releases because of Sydney’s fickle craft beer market. Tonic was originally released as a collaboration between […]

Doctor’s Orders Tonic



The Grifter Bright Eye New World Pilsner
Bright Eye is a pilsner from The Grifter Brewing Co. in Marrickville. At the end of 2016 it was released in cans. Formerly a Kolsch, this beer has vastly changed and improved since Grifter started making it as a pilsner […]

Grifter Bright Eye


Modus Operandi Sonic Prayer IPA
Sonic Prayer is the fourth in the core can range for Modus Operandi. It’s a bold and brash IPA. Sonic Prayer, although it’s been around before now, replaced the much-loved Zoo Feeder in the Modus Operandi portfolio. Zoo Feeder was […]

Modus Operandi Sonic Prayer IPA


Batch American Pale Ale
Batch American Pale Ale was the first beer to come out of the Marrickville brewery and forms part of their core range. It’s been available from the tasting room, at pubs around Sydney, and in bombers at good bottle shops. In […]

Batch American Pale Ale



Yulli's Brews Seabass Mediterranean Lager
Craft breweries releasing a lager is still seen as a bold move. It shouldn’t be when they’re like this. Seabass from Yulli’s Brews is a straightforward, bang on lager. And that’s fantastic. It pours near enough crystal clear. A pale, […]

Yulli’s Brews Seabass Mediterranean Lager


Yulli's Brews Slick Rick's Rampaging Red Ale
Yulli’s Brews Slick Rick’s Rampaging Red Ale has been around Sydney taps for a while but in 2016 it became available in cans. The immediate experience when presented with a glass of Slick Rick’s Rampaging Red Ale is that of […]

Yulli’s Brews Slick Rick’s Rampaging Red Ale


Wayward Sourpuss
Wayward Sourpuss is a raspberry Berliner Weisse. It’s a traditional German sour wheat ale which has a hazy pink glow from the addition of raspberries. Rocketing in popularity since Wayward opened their Camperdown venue in 2015, Sourpuss is more readily available from […]

Wayward Sourpuss



Lord Nelson Backburner IPA
As Lord Nelson continue to move with the times, they released this special Belgian-inspired Backburner IPA in beautifully designed cans. The body of the liquid is a dark ruby. It’s rich and opulent and sits below a toasted meringue coloured […]

Lord Nelson Backburner IPA


Lord Nelson Quayle Ale
Lord Nelson’s Quayle Ale has been around for ages but in 2016 it was released in snazzy new cans. Quayle Ale is a light and sessionable wheat-based beer. It’s pale gold and incredibly clear, so much so that it looks […]

Lord Nelson Quayle Ale


Wayward FUSAMI Victory
Wayward FUSAMI Victory is a cold-fermented lager with a bucket-load of hops thrown at it. When this beer first came out, long before Wayward put down roots in Camperdown, there were rumours that the name was a nod to the trademark dispute that […]

Wayward FUSAMI Victory