Beer Reflections

Brisbane Beer Tour 2022 – Part Four

Brisbane Beer Tour 2022 – Part Four

A wobbly start to day three of my tour around breweries in Queensland’s capital. I start in the north and work my way back to the city centre. Click here for the whole series. Moderation Imperial stouts are delicious—a great beer to end a night. At this point in...
Brisbane Beer Tour 2022 – Part Three

Brisbane Beer Tour 2022 – Part Three

Part three of my Brisbane beer adventure. The evening of the second day. A walking tour of venues and breweries close to my hotel. Click here for the whole series. With the day far from over, I dropped the day’s haul of beers back in my hotel room fridge and...
Brisbane Beer Tour 2022 – Part Two

Brisbane Beer Tour 2022 – Part Two

Part two of my Brisbane beer adventure. My first full day in Brisbane and a tour with Hop On Brewery Tours of some breweries south of the river. Click here for the whole series. Having enjoyed the first full night’s sleep in 14 weeks, plus a sleep-in, I was...
Brisbane Beer Tour 2022 – Part One

Brisbane Beer Tour 2022 – Part One

In 2022 I travelled to Brisbane for GABS. This is the story of my beer adventure. The breweries I visited, beers I drank, people I met – and the number of steps taken in a pair of black, rubber thongs. Click here for the whole series. In February 2022 I hatched...
GABS Hottest 100 Craft Beers 2021 – Predictions

GABS Hottest 100 Craft Beers 2021 – Predictions

It’s here again. Voting has closed and on Saturday the 22nd of January the results of the GABS Hottest 100 Craft Beers for 2021 will be announced. Here are some of my predictions for the poll generally, as well as some specific beers and breweries. It hasn’t been the...