Ballistic Beer Co Pilot Light – RETIRED

Style
Mid-Strength Pale Ale
ABV
3.5%
Bitterness
25 IBU
Awards

AIBA 2017 – Gold

If you're serious about brewing commercially in Queensland, you're going to need a good mid-strength. And recent visits would suggest there are plenty of brewers in the state doing just that. Newstead has won trophies for its 3 Quarter Time Session Ale and Ballistic wasted no time in picking up a gold medal at the country's biggest beer awards for its Pilot Light, a beer they're tagging a "table beer" – a tradition from Belgium brought to contemporary Salisbury.

Their translation bears no common ground with the table beers you'll quaff with meals in Belgium, however, other than it's beer. This is a tight, lean, tropically hoppy affair that achieves the goal of delivering a flavoursome experience a step above and to the side of mainstream middies – one that has enough character and bitterness to satisfy a discerning drinker, but also one that those who have to drive home afterwards can enjoy without fear.

Name
Ballistic Beer Co Salisbury
Address

53 McCarthy Road
Salisbury
QLD 4107

Open Hours

Thursday: 4pm to 7pm
Friday: 3.30pm to 10pm
Saturday: 1pm to 10pm
Sunday: 1pm to 7pm

CBCo Goldy

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