Stomping Ground Upside Down Brown Ale

Style
Brown Ale
ABV
5.2%

When you open a new brewery, you can never be too sure which beers are going to find favour with your public. Sure, a pale is always going to be a winner, probably an IPA and, these days, a well made sour for the more discerning drinker. The benefit of having 26 taps to play with is that you can try out many things and see what sticks.

Among the early releases to find favour with Stomping Ground's audience was the Upside Down. Brown ales aren't typically the biggest sellers, instead tending to have a smaller but avid fan base. Yet this beer put its hand up for a permanent guernsey early on.

Its popularity is easy to understand: it's a well judged blend of biscuity, nutty and chocolaty malt characters, dark fruit and raisins and a steadily building, earthy bitterness. It's named after the Yarra River but, as the brewery claims, tastes much better.

Name
Stomping Ground Brewing Co
Address

100 Gipps Street
Collingwood
VIC 3066

Phone
(03) 9415 1945
Open Hours

Sun to Thurs: 11.30am to midnight
Fri & Sat: 11.30am to 1am)

Tours

Tours: Saturdays and Sundays at midday

Frigid Cloud 2 B
HCH 2024 B

More from Stomping Ground Brewing Co

Stomping Ground Spritz Smash
Sour Beer
4.2%
Stomping Ground x Mabu Mabu x Blackhearts & Sparrows Macadamia Brown Ale
Brown Ale
4.5%
Stomping Ground Hallion
Irish Dry Stout
4.2%
Stomping Ground Smash Zero Pine Lime
Alcohol-Free Sour
<0.5%
Stomping Ground Footloose Pale Ale
Alcohol-Free Pale Ale
>0.5%
Stomping Ground Czech Pils
Czech Pils
5.1%
Stomping Ground Nectaron Of The Gods Mandarin IPA
Mandarin IPA
5.8%
Stomping Ground Into The Wood: Whiskey Barrel-Aged Strong Ale With Coffee
Barrel-Aged Stong Ale
10.0%
Stomping Ground Wattleseed Stout & Panettone
Wattleseed Stout & Pastry Stout
4.5% & 6.5%
Stomping Ground Ginger Smash
Ginger Beer
4.2%
Stomping Ground Belgian Quartet & Rye Whiskey Barrel-Aged Imperial Stout (2022)
Various
4.3%, 6.5%, 4.3%, 8.5%, 10.0%
Stomping Ground Bearbrass
Milk Stout
4.5%
Stomping Ground Tropical Smash
Fruited Sour
4.2%
Stomping Ground PRIDElweiss Midsumma Ale 2021
Midsumma Ale
4.4%
Stomping Ground Big Sky Park Ale
Park Ale
4.3%
Stomping Ground Prost Pack
Various
Various
Stomping Ground Into The Wood: Whisky Barrel-Aged Barleywine
Barrel-aged Barleywine
10.0%
Stomping Ground Iced Faux-Vo & Rye Whiskey Barrel-Aged Imperial Stout 2021
Sour Beer & Barrel-aged Stout
6.5% & 9.5%
Stomping Ground & Blackhearts Bramble On
Fruit Sour
4.1%
Stomping Ground The Hazy Squid
Hazy IPA
7.7%