Features


Behind Bars: Dane Adkins

by Kerry McBride Wed Sep 28 2016

We've written plenty about the burgeoning SA beer scene. Now, in our second Behind Bars feature, the owner of Sweet Amber Brew Café tells us what's hot at his bar and where he sees Adelaide's beer scene heading.


Who Brews Wandering Beers?

by Nick O Tue Sep 27 2016

Fancy a bit on the side? Sam Clayman, Matt O’Neill and Scott Reid did, so they started the Wanderer Brew Co on top of their day jobs to see where the road would take them.


Brew & A: La Sirène Ben

by Crafty Pint Fri Sep 23 2016

Costa Nikias is the face of La Sirène, Melbourne's "urban farmhouse" brewery. But, through 2016, a brewer previously at Beavertown has become central to all things La Sirene. He's Ben Turley and is the focus of this Brew & A.


Cabal Update – 23.09.16

by Crafty Pint Fri Sep 23 2016

We've got more festival VIP packs, hundreds of dollars of tasting tokens for new and existing Crafty Pint supporters and details of new offers in this update from our beer lovers bonus scheme, The Crafty Cabal.


Aussie Beer Blogs: The Year of Beer

by Crafty Pint Thu Sep 22 2016

Our latest featured beer blog is The Year of Beer, one fairly recent convert to craft beer on a mission to document his adventures in beer – and convert his mates and missus to the good stuff too.


Beer Food: The Chuck Norris of Collingwood

by Kerry McBride Wed Sep 21 2016

When you've got a brewery, restaurant, bar and deli under one roof, it makes sense to cross-pollinate. And that's what they're doing at The Craft & Co where the symbiosis between beer and food goes beyond simple pairing.


Who Brews as Mr Banks?

by Kerry McBride Tue Sep 20 2016

The Mornington Peninsula is becoming quite the craft beer destination and the ranks are swelling again as new kids on the block Mr Banks Brewing Co set up shop in Seaford. Meet them in our latest Who Brews...? feature.


Crafty Crawls: Chapel Street & Surrounds

by Kerry McBride Mon Sep 19 2016

At long last, life is getting easier for beer lovers south of the Yarra, as more bars and restaurants start to take a walk on the crafty side. Our latest Crafty Crawl checks out the good stuff in and around Melbourne's famous Chapel Street.


Australian Beer Festivals 2016/17

by Crafty Pint Fri Sep 16 2016

There are few times in the year now when a beer lover can't find a festival or beer week in some part of the country. To make it easy, we've gathered together the major events and beer weeks in one handy guide.


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