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Two Decades of Bootlegging

Two Decades of Bootlegging

The other day, a young dad was drinking beer at Bootleg Brewery while his child made full use of the playground. Almost two decades earlier, as a 10-year-old, he had been the kid in the playground while his dad enjoyed a brew ···

Gourmet Brew
Gourmet Brew
While most of the promotional focus surrounding the Margaret River Gourmet Escape has been on the ···
The Little Brewery That Can
The Little Brewery That Can
A few days ago, Matt Bebe had a moment. A little over four years ago, he was working as an HR manager. ···
Cold Hard Facts?
Cold Hard Facts?
It would seem that the phrase "craft beer" has been deemed clickbait worthy by editors in the media in ···

FEATURES

Craft Beer Heroes: Miro

Craft Beer Heroes: Miro

Brewers make beer. Without them there would be no beer. Thus it's easy to fall into the trap of focusing on them and them only as the stars of the beer world, especially in the craft beer industry where ···

Who Brews: Wolf of the Willows XPA?
Who Brews: Wolf of the Willows XPA?
Hot on the heels of the relaunch of our once-regular Brew & A feature with Doug from Brookes Beer ···
Brew & A: Brookes Beer
Brew & A: Brookes Beer
With the new Crafty Pint up and running, we're bringing back some of the regular features that may have ···
The Crafty Six: Alternative Melbourne Cup Beers
The Crafty Six: Alternative Melbourne Cup Beers
We all love Melbourne Cup day. Even (or maybe especially) those of us that don’t give a stuff about ···

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BREWERIES

Stone & Wood

Stone & Wood

The Stone & Wood story is the closest you'll come to a fairy tale in the world of Australian brewing. It's the story of three friends who'd done rather well for themselves in the world ···

Feral Brewing
Feral Brewing
It was on separate trips along the West Coast of the US that schoolmates Al Carragher and Brendan Varis ···
4 Pines
4 Pines
Chances are, the team at 4 Pines weren't the first Australians to check out their local bars only to ···

VENUES, BARS & BOTTLESHOPS

Brother Burger and the Marvellous Brew

Brother Burger and the Marvellous Brew

Beer and burgers. Burgers and beer. Whichever way you look at it, it's a pairing that just works. And nowhere in Australia has the pairing of two of man's finest inventions been elevated ···

Blackhearts & Sparrows
Blackhearts & Sparrows
Blackhearts & Sparrows started out as a home for boutique and obscure wines but, in a reflection of the ···
Union Hotel Newtown
Union Hotel Newtown
For many years there wasn't much to distinguish The Union Hotel from most of the other typical Aussie ···

Crafty Pint TV

Something big is brewing in Melbourne. All is set to be revealed early in 2015. Watch this space...

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INDUSTRY JOBS

Brewer Wanted To Launch New Victorian Brewery

A new brewing company 90 minutes from Melbourne is looking for an experienced brewer to help launch their ···

Experienced Brewers Wanted at Stone & Wood

Barely a week seems to go by without the Stone & Wood army expanding. And this week is no different, ···

Talk Beer for Stone & Wood

Job Description: Stone & Wood Brand Development Team MemberWe brew beer that's simply good to drink ···