Articles by Crafty Pint

Crafty Dozen – January 2019

After a rush to start the new year and with more waiting in the wings, it's time to round up the most recent new additions to our brewery, venue and bottleshop directories with a dozen(ish) stretching from Albany in WA to a trio in Brisbane.

January 28th, 2019 by Crafty Pint


Hottest 100 Aussie Craft Beers Of 2018: The Results

January 27th, 2019 by Crafty Pint

Well, what an interesting countdown that has proven to be. The top four might not have changed but there's some big wins for some unlikely newcomers and big drops for the breweries that are now part of bigger brewing companies.


Hottest 100 Aussie Craft Beers Of 2018: Infographic

January 27th, 2019 by Crafty Pint

The results of the GABS Hottest 100 Aussie Craft Beers of 2018 have been revealed, which means it's time for the annual Crafty Pint infographic! We pored over the results and made them into pictures for your visual pleasure!


Hottest 100 Aussie Craft Beers Of 2018: Analysis

January 27th, 2019 by Crafty Pint

Maybe there's as much of the data nerd as the beer nerd within the Crafty team but we do enjoying taking the Hottest 100 results and seeing what, if anything can be surmised. And here's what we came up with from the 2018 results.


Brew & A: Jack Purser

January 17th, 2019 by Crafty Pint

Indian Ocean Brewing Co, found in a marina on Perth's northern fringe, is a much-changed brewery from three years ago. Much of that is down to head brewer Jack Purser, so we decided to find out more about him.


Big Years In Beer – 2018

December 30th, 2018 by Crafty Pint

It's been a big year for beer in Australia, but some have had bigger years than other. Here, we invite people from each state and territory who've had momentous years in one way or another to reflect on the past 12 months.


Crafty Cabal Update - December 2018

December 21st, 2018 by Crafty Pint

As 2018 draws to a close, it's time for a final update from The Crafty Cabal for the year. We've got heaps of festival tickets to give away, our largest beer prize pack to date, new offers plus plenty of great new signup offers too.


Best New Beers Of 2018: An Introduction

December 20th, 2018 by Crafty Pint

Ahead of our state by state by territory look at the best new releases of 2018, we thought we'd take an overarching look at how we go about it and the challenges inherent in attempting such a task in this crazily busy beer world.


Paying For Beer

December 12th, 2018 by Crafty Pint

As Endeavour becomes the first Australian brewing company to launch a public equity crowdfunding campaign, we look at the growing number of options on the table for brewery owners looking to build their businesses.


Getting Blind With Crafty: NEIPAs

December 10th, 2018 by Crafty Pint

For the first time in many years of running blind tastings, we've had a brewery go back to back in top spot. In our final panel tasting of 2018, we looked at NEIPAs from breweries across Australia and here's how they fared.

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