Bridge Road Brewers Beechy XPA

Style
Summer Ale
ABV
4.4%

Bridge Road's Beechy XPA is the Beechworth brewer's first ever beer. Sort of. That was the Australian Ale, a beer that's updated its look, had its recipe tweaked and changed its name at various times, evolving most recently into Beechy. When it did, it gained one of the brewery's most fun labels too, one suggesting Ned Kelly has taken a dip in a High Country water hole.

In time for summer 2018/19, it's evolved again, albeit in format this time around as it becomes the latest Bridge Road beer available in cans. While the original Australian Ale predates The Craft Pint by some time, we reckon the current beer is leaner, cleaner and paler than its forebears. There's only a little malt sweetness – like that of a golden ale – with gentle citrus and melon hop characters the defining characteristic.

Name
Bridge Road Brewers
Address

Old Coach House
Ford Street
Beechworth VIC 3747

Phone
(03) 5728 2703
Open Hours

Lunch: 7 days from midday to 3pm
Dinner: Thurs to Sun from 6pm to 8.30pm
Brewery door open daily from 11am

Tours

Each Saturday at 11am

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