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Pairings From Portland

by Kerry McBride Wed Aug 24 2016

Meet Paul Kasten, a chef who helped pioneer beer and food pairing in Portland and now calls Melbourne home. The head chef at new brewpub Stomping Ground is coming on board as a beer food expert at The Crafty Pint.


Now Is The Sour

by Michael Donaldson Mon Aug 22 2016

While some might have forecast the renaissance that beer has been enjoying globally, would many have predicted the rise of sours? Award-winning writer Michael Donaldson laps up the tsunami of sours breaking on Kiwi shores.


Brewed With Balls

by Crafty Pint Wed Aug 17 2016

There's little left for brewers to put into beer. Locally, we've seen squid ink, belly button fluff and whale vomit used, while elsewhere there's been much more besides, as showcased in the new Brewed With Balls book.


Storming the Beaches

by Crafty Pint Tue Aug 16 2016

4 Pines is to further stamp its claim to be a Northern Beaches brewery with the opening of three new venues over the coming months. They include a restaurant, speciality barrel-aged beer venue and a bakery.


Arts & Craft

by Kerry McBride Mon Aug 15 2016

The link between beer and art has never been stronger than it is today. Kerry McBride speaks to three breweries from Australia and overseas in order to explore how a label can be so much more than just a label.


What Drinkers Want

by Crafty Pint Thu Aug 11 2016

The biggest ever survey of Australian craft beer drinkers has been carried out by Sydney bottleshop Beer Cartel. The results of what they plan to turn into an annual survey are out today.


Back In Black

by Ross Lewis Wed Aug 10 2016

A new brewery has risen on the site of Duckstein's former Margaret River location, with the man who built the original brewery returning at the helm. Ross Lewis spoke to Paul Gasmier about being back in Black.


Serendipity on the Sunshine Coast

by Georgie Levi Tue Aug 9 2016

We meet the man heading up Brouhaha on the Sunshine Coast, a man who sent off a job application from Hong Kong airport in hope and ended up overseeing the expansion of London's Beavertown Brewery.


CANimalia

by Dan Brett Mon Aug 8 2016

It's not just standard tinnies that are on the rise in the local craft beer world. Slowly but surely, more venues and breweries are investing in CANimals, the repurposed food packing technology pioneered by Oskar Blues in the US.


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