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Hottest 100 Of 2020: The Countdown

The 2020 GABS Hottest 100 Aussie Craft Beers poll has a new number one. More votes were case than ever before with Canberra's BentSpoke moving up to top spot after three years in third spot.

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Hottest 100 Aussie Craft Beers Of 2020: The Table

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The votes have been cast and counted and there's a new winner in the GABS Hottest 100 Aussie Craft Beers poll. Canberra's BentSpoke have taken top spot for their flagship Crankshaft IPA.


H100 Aussie Craft Beers Of 2020: Analysis

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Nearly 40,000 people cast close to 200,000 votes. There was change at the top and a mix of consolidation and surprises below. Here's what we made of it all.


Crafty Crawls: The Venues Of South West WA

January 22, 2021 by Jono Outred

The South West of WA has long been a hotspot for local breweries. These days, you won't struggle to find quality bars and bottleshops supporting the brewers of the region and further afield.


Is The Growler Honeymoon Over?

January 21, 2021 by Will Ziebell

The popularity of growlers reached new heights when pubs shut and the government relaxed rules around repackaging booze. Those regulations return next month and people in the beer industry aren't overly happy..


2020: The Year In Beer – ACT

January 20, 2021 by Crafty Pint

It wasn't just fires and COVID-19 that hit the ACT in 2020; they had a destructive hailstorm to deal with too. Yet, while there were losses, there were great beers, comebacks and new openings too.


No Save Point For Moon Dog

January 19, 2021 by Will Ziebell

Moon Dog have joined forces with a dozen other breweries worldwide as part of hip hop duo Run The Jewels' No Save Point collab. We chatted to the Melbourne brewery about how the project came into being.


Who Brews Moana Beers?

January 18, 2021 by Ben Hopkins

Two decades after first trying homebrewing, Mark Roberts decided to take the plunge and release beers commercially. Today, he's focused on his MPA, dedicated to the coastal lifestyle of his hometown of Moana.


Crafty Crawls: Ballarat

January 15, 2021 by Ben Hopkins

Ballarat is a city with a fine heritage when it comes to beer and brewing. It's one that continues today, where pioneering experimentalists rub shoulders with blenders, brewpubs and classic boozers.


Native Flavours. Great Intentions

January 14, 2021 by Ben Hopkins

Spinifex Brewing Co is an Aboriginal- and veteran-owned brewing company aiming to showcase native flavours to the world, all while supporting military mental health services.

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