When Australia Day is Hot
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When Australia Day is Hot

Australia Day is now firmly Local Taphouse Hottest 100 Day in this blogger’s little corner of the world. The annual people’s choice poll of Australia’s hottest (craft) beers has grown into a nation-wide event of countdown fun. It brings together beer lovers/geeks/nerds/fans to share, discuss, dissect and drink (some of) 100 Australian-made beers. Organised by The … Continue reading

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Beer – BrewDog Tokyo* …on TAP!

BrewDog Tokyo* is an amazing beer. This 18.2% abv Imperial Stout is finely crafted yet completely irreverent…true to form for Scotland’s cheeky but accomplished craft brewery. The brewery’s description of Tokyo* is as follows – “A beer inspired by a 1980’s space invaders arcade game played in Japan’s capital. This imperial stout is brewed with … Continue reading

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Beer – A Melbourne Good Beer Week Prelude

Fantastic beery events across this city continue to provide Melbourne with the right to claim the title of Australia’s craft beer capital. This week promises to be a mini-preview of the (under-development) Good Beer Week, which will occur across Melbourne in May in conjunction with the Australian International Beer Awards. This week includes: Tonight: “Crazy … Continue reading

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Beer & Bar – Local Taphouse GABS on Untappd

Following on from yesterday’s blog post about this Saturday’s Great Australian Beer SpecTAPular (GABS), The Local Taphouse has now announced that they have partnered with the creators of the iPhone/Adroid web-App, Untappd, to develop an Untappd badge specifically for this event. You can read all about it on the Taphouse blog at: http://thelocaltaphouse.blogspot.com/2011/02/taphouse-and-untappd-social-media-app.html Untappd have … Continue reading

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Beer & Bar – The Local Taphouse Great Australian Beer SpecTAPular (GABS)

Time for me to join the chorus and encourage everyone to come along to the Great Australian Beer SpecTAPular at The Local Taphouse in Melbourne or Sydney this Saturday! Event: The Great Australian Beer SpecTAPularDate and Time: Saturday February 12th – midday until midnightLocation: MELBOURNE: The Local Taphouse – 184 Carlisle Street, East St Kilda, VIC. SYDNEY: … Continue reading