Tag: beer

Sauce Brewing Co. Launch at The Dove and Olive

Just when you think there’s no more craft beer news to be had, another craft beer newcomer arrives on the scene. Sauce Brewing Co. is the brainchild of Mike Clarke, the latest beermaker in the craft beer world. The phrase ‘on…

Sydney Craft Beer Week: The Lord and the Oysterman at The Lord Nelson

The Lord Nelson provided visitors with a unique experience for Sydney Craft Beer Week 2016. Coincidentally, 2016 also marked the Lord’s 175th birthday. The sandstone venue claims the title as the longest continually-licensed hotel in Sydney. Its current owner, Blair Hayden,…

Sydney Craft Beer Week: Spiegelau Craft Beer Glass Tasting

Try drinking beer straight out of a bottle or from a regular pub glass. Then try drinking it out of a quality German-made Spiegelau glass. The difference is so astonishing you can hardly believe it. ‘It’s witchcraft!’ exclaimed Miro Bellini, who was helping…

Sydney Craft Beer Week: Brewer’s Fest at The Rocks Brewing Co.

We are halfway through Sydney’s Craft Beer Week, which gives us a great excuse to be at a big dinner midweek. The Brewer’s Feast, hosted by the Rocks Brewing Co., is fast becoming a tradition for craft beer enthusiasts. The event was…

Sydney Craft Beer Week: Moa degustation at Lotus Restaurant

The Sydney Craft Beer Week is chock-full of events. I was lucky enough to attend a four-course degustation at the brand-spanking new Lotus Restaurant at the Galeries. We were greeted by Josh Scott, the founder of Moa Brewing, who handed us…

Sydney Craft Beer Week: Beer & Bone at Feather and Bone

The Sydney Craft Beer Week program is enough to make a Melburnian like me jealous with envy. Having just missed out on the launch party on my weekend visit to Sydney, I was tasked with a lunchtime event. Other then…

Sydney Craft Beer Week: Opening Gala showcase

Sydney Craft Beer Week 2016 kicked off with the sold-out Opening Gala at Giant Dwarf in Redfern. For $30, punters could access the main hall, which was jam-packed with craft beer and cider producers from around the country. Handed a pot-sized glass…