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Your Guide to Australian Craft Beer / Wednesday 17 September 2014

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16 September

Out Back

It’s not just beer styles being bastardised in the craft beer world these days. It seems that increasingly the lines between bars and bottleshops are being blurred too. In Victoria in particular, where the likes of drink-in bottleshops such as Mordialloc Cellar Door and Chapel St Cellars have been operating for many years, and where, after expanding and installing additional taps in the kitchen, Valley Cellar Door asked to be moved from the Crafty bottleshop directory to the one for venues, the hybrids keep on c...

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15.09.14: Craft Beer Awards Need U

Next month will see Australia’s first Craft Beer Awards take place in Sydney. They have been launched by the Craft Beer...

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12.09.14: Stockings & Spice

Admittedly, you are opening yourself up to all sorts of danger when inviting a whole bunch of brewers into your home to brew a ...

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10.09.14: Australia Reigns Supreme

Australian brewers have taken out the two most prestigious trophies at the world’s largest package beer competition. For the...

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James Halliday Article - Those Crafty Kiwis

Given we’ve just filed our next feature for James Halliday’s Wine Companion Magazine, this time looking at the reevaluation of ...

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Beer Travel: Beervana 2014 & The Road To Beervana

Last week, The Crafty Pint joined a huge contingent of Australian brewers and beer lovers to make the trek to Wellington. The K...

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The Pondering Pint: Rating Beers

The other day, an email arrived about a new beer that was the result of a collaboration between breweries. There were two...

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Coming up

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Sydney Royal Beer & Cider Show:

The titles of Champion Beer & Cider will be on the line a…

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Bridge Road Tap Takeover at Local Taphouse St Kilda:

Whether it’s brewing with fresh hops, experimenting with …

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Ale Stars at The Local Taphouse Darlo ft La Sirene:

Fancy taking a trip around the beer world, sipping on som…

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Beer Dinner at Rubira's:

Having your beer fresh is good. Having your seafood fresh…

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Craft Beer Fight Club at Dove & Olive: Nomad vs Six String:

It’s a battle of the beaches this September for the [Dove…

18 September

Tap Takeover at Royal Albert Hotel: Thirsty Crow:

There can’t be many breweries in Australia whose big cult…

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