Brew Day at Macalister: A play date with Terry and Rob

October 4, 2018 By Dion Clark My in-laws live on the northern beaches of Cairns, so we visit there regularly. Now, it’s lovely there and everything, but there’s always been a distinct lack of...

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How to read a BJCP Scoresheet

August 14, 2018 By Nick Holt As a club we have spent a lot of time in mini-comps talking about how to fill in a scoresheet, and I have previously written about the importance of understanding how to do...

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The Best Exam You Have Ever Studied For

August 3, 2018 By Nick Holt Recently Tony van Der linden, Dion Clark, Ricky Schmidt, and I sat the BJCP tasting exam with hopes to become a BJCP Beer Judge. This article explains my journey through the...

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Brisbane Breweries List

June 23, 2018 In this golden age of brewing, we think it’s worth keeping a list of all the new breweries in our city and surrounds. This is a work in progress. Please comment below for...

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What A Week It Was: Brewsvegas 2018

May 1, 2018 By Tony van der Linden Do you like IPA? Of course you do. How about cheese? I do. What about Imperial Stout. Yes again. “How much?” you ask. A lot. So I was pretty stoked when I skimmed...

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Fresh Eleanor: Release Party at Newstead

April 30, 2018 By Dion Clark Newstead put on a pretty great little party last week for the launch of Fresh Eleanor, a wet hopped beer with 100% fresh Galaxy. Held at the main brewery in Milton,...

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23B. Flanders Red Ale – 2018 BABBs Barrel Brew

March 22, 2018 This recipe is a modified version of Perry’s now famous Flanders Red. It was made to top up the club’s barrel at Bacchus in 2018....

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An Evening With The Sun God: Nick Visits Helios

January 22, 2018 By Nick Holt. Back in 2015 I met this guy Scott at the Embassy during their annual homebrew comp. He was one of the other homebrewers so naturally we started chatting. He mentioned he was...

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Mini-comp Results 2017

January 11, 2018 Congratulations to Igor Veljacic for taking home the Ernie Melville most consistent brewer award for his performance in the mini-comps throughout the year. Trophy winner: Igor Veljacic...

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Women’s Brew Day 2017

October 30, 2017 By Mish “Mash” Woodhouse. The weather was ominous but the mood was positive as Donna, Anna and I started setting up for Womens Brew Day (#WBD2017). Ben, legendary distiller and...

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