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All Grain Brewing by Deep Space

Brendan C. is drinking a Deep Space by All Grain Brewing

Brewed Aug 2017. Berry fruit, choc vanilla aroma, velvety mouthfeel, chocolate malt flavour dominates, subtle roast, smooth dry finish.

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Gänstaller Bräu by Rauch Royal

Brendan C. is drinking a Rauch Royal by Gänstaller Bräu at The Blind Monk

The aroma is breathtaking, super peaty and a touch medicinal (to my taste). Medium body, grainy malty flavour, slight alc sweetness, intense

Purchased at The Blind Monk

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Mountain Goat Beer by Rare Breed: Lime Crisis

Brendan C. is drinking a Rare Breed: Lime Crisis by Mountain Goat Beer at The Blind Monk

Good execution of base IIPA but a tad too much lime for me. Subtle saltiness is a nice touch.

Purchased at The Blind Monk

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Willie The Boatman by East Coast IPA

Brendan C. is drinking an East Coast IPA by Willie The Boatman at The Happy Wombat

Best Willie beer yet. Super fresh fruity stone fruit hops, malt body with very slight sweetness. So drinkable

Purchased at The Happy Wombat

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Middle of the Road (Level 8) Earned the Middle of the Road (Level 8) badge! Draft City Earned the Draft City badge!
Balter Brewing Company by Pilsner

Brendan C. is drinking a Pilsner by Balter Brewing Company at Palisade Hotel

Bar room with a view. Drinks with a soft slightly sweet maltiness & subtle noble hop crisp floral spicy notes. Sessionable but interesting

Purchased at Palisade Hotel

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Holgate Brewhouse by Sour Brett Ale

Brendan C. is drinking a Sour Brett Ale by Holgate Brewhouse at Hotel Sweeney's - Rooftop

Nice fruity pineapple and lemon tartness, still a bit of malt to balance the sour, would be great in 6 months

Purchased at Hotel Sweeney's - Rooftop

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Happy Brew Year (2018) Earned the Happy Brew Year (2018) badge! Sweeney's Rooftop Earned the Sweeney's Rooftop badge! Verified Adventure (Level 3) Earned the Verified Adventure (Level 3) badge! Pucker Up  (Level 30) Earned the Pucker Up (Level 30) badge!
Wildflower Brewing & Blending by Amber

Brendan C. is drinking an Amber by Wildflower Brewing & Blending at Casa la Terry

Sour moorish red wine like aroma, flavour is medium lemon tartness, bready malt with a dry tanic finish

Purchased at Leura Cellars

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La Sirène Brewing by Vin Folie Grenache

Brendan C. is drinking a Vin Folie Grenache by La Sirène Brewing at -Zac's Sanctuary of Sin-

Fantastic lemon citrus and lactic sour aroma. A funky farmhouse lambic, the grape juice lends an acetic vinegar impression. Nice & complex

Purchased at Prince of Wales Hotel

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Jester King Brewery by Gotlandsdricka (Batch 2)

Brendan C. is drinking a Gotlandsdricka (Batch 2) by Jester King Brewery at -Zac's Sanctuary of Sin-

Smokey peaty intensity has subsided slightly. Slight tartness. Saison yeast character isn’t overly dominant however drinks like a lambic

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Wildflower Brewing & Blending by Gold

Brendan C. is drinking a Gold by Wildflower Brewing & Blending at -Zac's Sanctuary of Sin-

Blend #9. Fresh bright lemon citrus aroma, quite tart, leathery and slight oaky compliamentary flavours. Semi-dry finish

Purchased at Leura Cellars

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Merry Brew-mas (2017) Earned the Merry Brew-mas (2017) badge!
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FogHorn Brewhouse  by Young Americans IPA

Brendan C. is drinking a Young Americans IPA by FogHorn Brewhouse at FogHorn Brewhouse

A cracking IPA to kick off the Christmas holidays with the Missus. Also best hair-of-dog beer 🍻

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Middle of the Road (Level 7) Earned the Middle of the Road (Level 7) badge!

Wildflower Brewing & Blending by ⍺lpha

Brendan C. is drinking a ⍺lpha by Wildflower Brewing & Blending at Bren&Ems House of Good Beers and Bad Ideas

From weekend.Bright citrus and pineapple fruity aroma, subtle oak from the cask, light refreshing tart, easy finish.

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Hoppy Hanukkah (2017) Earned the Hoppy Hanukkah (2017) badge! 99 Bottles Earned the 99 Bottles badge!

8 Wired Brewing Co. by Hippy Berliner Cucumber Edition

Brendan C. is drinking a Hippy Berliner Cucumber Edition by 8 Wired Brewing Co. at Bren&Ems House of Good Beers and Bad Ideas

Really well made and the cucumber isn’t too overpowering, sourness isn’t overly pronounced, great balance

Purchased at Leura Cellars

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Riding Steady (Level 15) Earned the Riding Steady (Level 15) badge!

Saint Archer Brewing Company by IPA

Brendan C. is drinking an IPA by Saint Archer Brewing Company at Bren&Ems House of Good Beers and Bad Ideas

Cracking first beer after a busy day brewing - piney dank and fruity IPA, bloody lovely. Smooth 7% that delivers

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New Belgium Brewing Company by La Folie (Lips of Faith) (2017)

Brendan C. is drinking a La Folie (Lips of Faith) (2017) by New Belgium Brewing Company at Bren&Ems House of Good Beers and Bad Ideas

Tart plum, cherry & oak aroma, nice balance of lactic and acetic sourness. Fruity, complex with tannins and oak leaving the tongue bone dry.

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