Crafty Beer News

Beer with the Brewer: Reid Stratton 29/08/2021 - Bright Brewery was born in 2005 from a passion for well-made beer, a love for the town of Bright and its… READ MORE...
The Brick Lane Brewing 100 Can Case 12/08/2021 - THE BRICK LANE BREWING 100 CAN CASE BACK BY POPULAR DEMANDTHE CRAFT CARTEL 100 CAN CASEIN COLLABORATION WITH BRICK LANE… READ MORE...
WHAT’S IN THE (SUPER)CASE?​ 06/08/2021 - A FIRST IN A SERIES OF OUR NEW TURBO CHARGED BREWERY PARTNERSHIPS, WE'VE GOTCHA COVERED! - ONLY 30 WILL BE… READ MORE...
Father’s Day Gift Guide 06/08/2021 - FATHER’S DAY GIFT GUIDE Forget socks and scratchies, give dad what he really wants. Beer, glorious beer! Or whisky, glorious… READ MORE...
We’ve Gotcha Covered with Beer & Brewer 07/07/2021 - Beer & Brewer magazine will be publishing its Great Australian Brewery Guide free with the spring issue of Beer & Brewer. The… READ MORE...
Beer with the Brewer: Richard Watkins 25/06/2021 - It’s only fitting that the next instalment of our Brewery Series features one of Australia’s most respected craft breweries, which… READ MORE...
All About Colonial’s South West Sour 03/06/2021 - Origins:Once a seasonal favourite of our Margaret River Brewery and now enjoyed all year round. The idea for South West… READ MORE...
Chur calls last drinks down under 19/05/2021 - Chur Brewing Co. have announced that due to a number of challenges they have decided to cease shipping their beer… READ MORE...
New State Of Origin Mixed Packs 14/05/2021 - NSW AND QLD MIXED PACKS NOW AVAILABLE! - CHOOSE YOUR SIDE - The countdown to the 2021 State Of Origin is… READ MORE...
FRIDAY FROTHIES – BIG SHED BREWING CO. GOLDEN STOUT TIME REVIEW 07/05/2021 - Golden Gaytime was one of my favourite ice creams growing up, so I could not wait to try this one!… READ MORE...
FRIDAY FROTHIES – BATCH PINA COLADA NITRO SOUR ALE REVIEW 23/04/2021 - I definitely do like Pina Coladas!Batch have done an awesome job recreating all the flavours of this classic cocktail.Although very… READ MORE...
WIN THE ULTIMATE CRAFT BEER PRIZE PACK 11/04/2021 - WIN THE ULTIMATE CRAFT BEER PRIZE PACK WIN THE ULTIMATE CRAFT BEER PRIZE PACK READ MORE...
BEER WITH THE BREWER: TOM ‘TEX’ WALKER 09/04/2021 - Batch brew and release limited release beers regularly and have a core line of top selling brews which are the… READ MORE...
Craft Beer Competition Winners 10/03/2021 - COMPETITION WINNERS WIN THE ULTIMATE CRAFT BEER PRIZE PACK Designed to share between you and 9 mates!Prize details:- A Craft… READ MORE...
WIN A JETTY ROAD BREWERY SERIES PACK 09/03/2021 - WIN A JETTY ROAD BREWERY SERIES PACK READ MORE...
BEER WITH THE BREWER: BLAKE BOWDEN 24/02/2021 - Blake Bowden is Jetty Road’s Head Brewer and chief recipe developer, who is known for pushing boundaries but always keeping… READ MORE...
WIN A 99 CAN CASE OF PABST BLUE RIBBON LAGER 05/02/2021 - WIN A 99 CAN CASE OF PABST BLUE RIBBON LAGER READ MORE...
Beer My Valentine 03/02/2021 - beer my valentine the perfect gifts to make it a crafty valentine's day this year!Forget chocolate and flowers for Valentine’s… READ MORE...
WIN A 100 CAN CASE OF CRAFT BEER 19/01/2021 - WIN A 100 CAN CASE OF CRAFT BEER To celebrate Australia Day, we're giving one lucky person the chance to… READ MORE...
BEER WITH THE BREWER: JON SELTIN 15/01/2021 - Jon is Brick Lane’s head brewer and first employee. Jon oversees all brewing and packaging operations and played a key… READ MORE...
strongest beer 10 Of The Strongest Beers From Australia & Around The World 13/01/2021 - Every now and then a standard strength beer just doesn't cut it, and thankfully there are plenty of options out… READ MORE...
Create Your Own 100 Can Case! 04/01/2021 - - CREATE YOUR OWN - 100 CAN CASE OF CRAFT BEER! Just like our beer club subscriptions, our 100 can… READ MORE...
NEW MEMBERS ONLY OFFERS COMING SOON! 30/12/2020 - NEW MEMBERS ONLY OFFERS COMING SOON! MORE THAN JUST A DELICIOUS CRAFT BEER SUBSCRIPTION - CELEBRATING OUR BEER CLUB COMMUNITY… READ MORE...
Last Minute Christmas Gifts 22/12/2020 - LAST MINUTE CHRISTMAS GIFTS Leave things a little late? we've got you covered with Craft beer gift subscriptions and gift… READ MORE...
Friday Frothies – Slipstream Hop Burst Craft Cartel Colab Strata/Citra Review 18/12/2020 - H O P  B U R S T  I P A Hey Guys! Only a few sleeps until the big… READ MORE...
Friday Frothies – Jetty Rd-Craft Cartel I Go To Rio Hazy Pale Review 11/12/2020 - Apologies everyone, we have been a bit quiet as of late, just been getting caught up with all the end… READ MORE...
The Ultimate Christmas Gift Ideas for Beer, Wine & Spirit Lovers 01/12/2020 - The countdown to Christmas is on! So, we've put together this gift guide to make your life a little easier.… READ MORE...
Introducing The Craft Cartel – 100 Can Case! 20/11/2020 - THE CRAFT CARTEL 100 CAN CASE! - AUSTRALIA'S BIGGEST CASE OF CRAFT BEER - Designed as the ultimate case for… READ MORE...
Something’s brewing! 18/11/2020 - SOMETHING EXCITING IS BREWING! We have something very exciting in the works, launching next week. This is unlike anything the… READ MORE...
Friday Frothies – Big Shed Indie IPA Review 06/11/2020 - I N D I E Hey Guys, Happy Friday! Weather is starting to get warmer, Beers are getting colder and… READ MORE...
Friday Frothies – Coastal Brewing BALTIC PORTER Review 29/10/2020 - P E L I C A N  P O R T E RHey Guys,Welcome back to another Frothy Friday -… READ MORE...
Friday Frothies – Frenchies Tropical BRUT IPA Review 16/10/2020 - H O P  C H A M P A G N EHey Guys!Happy Friday again. Only a few more left… READ MORE...
BEER WITH THE BREWER: MIKE CLARKE 12/10/2020 - Mike Clarke, an ex IT/telco entrepreneur, turned brewer and beer entrepreneur. To him, craft beer is all about variety and brewing… READ MORE...
WIN A BALTER PRIZE PACK 11/10/2020 - Here’s your chance to win this epic Balter prize pack which includes:Balter Shirt signed by Mick Fanning, Joel Parkinson, and… READ MORE...
Friday Frothies – Quakers Red Rye Review 02/10/2020 - R E D  R Y E  I P AHey Everyone!Hope you are all still going well – for my Melbourne… READ MORE...
Friday Frothies – Foghorn Newy Pale Review 18/09/2020 - N E W Y  P A L E  A L EPale Ale weather is finally upon us. Not that you… READ MORE...
Quaffable! Our New Podcast 16/09/2020 - Introducing "QUAFFABLE" A new podcast featuring Craft Cartel Liquor's very own Ben Malouf.  We are excited to announce the launch… READ MORE...
Win an Akasha Brewing co. Prize Pack 14/09/2020 - Craft Cartel Liquor’s Brewery Series invites you to explore the core range, seasonal releases and one-off specials of Australia’s best… READ MORE...
Friday Frothies – Reckless Hazy XPA Review 11/09/2020 - S M A L L  B A T C HHey Guys!Hope everyone is safe and well as we watch the… READ MORE...
Beer With The Brewer: Dave Padden 09/09/2020 - A lover of hops, particularly the American variety, Akasha’s owner and head brewer, Dave Padden caught up with us for… READ MORE...
Friday Frothies – Ministry of Beer Mosaic Berliner Weisse Review 04/09/2020 - M O S A I CHappy Friday Everybody!Hope you are all coping and staying safe.This week on the tasting paddle… READ MORE...
Friday Frothies – Ballistic Apricot Twang Review 21/08/2020 - Hey Guys!!!Another Friday has come around (much quicker than expected) – which means another Friday Frothy review.This week is an… READ MORE...
Why a craft beer subscription is the perfect gift for Father’s Day 17/08/2020 - It's the gift that keeps on giving! Why not give dad a 3, 6 or 12 month Craft Beer Subscription… READ MORE...
Friday Frothies – White Bay Sunny Pale Review 14/08/2020 - S U N N Y  P A L EHey Guys!Welcome back to another Friday.Haven’t reviewed a Pale for a while,… READ MORE...
What is Barrel Aged Beer? 12/08/2020 - Brewing beer is a science, but brewing great beer is an art. In no other stage of the brewing process is… READ MORE...
Friday Frothies – Mash Brewing Lemon Lime Cheesecake IPA Review 07/08/2020 - L E M O N  L I M E  C H E E S E C A K EWowee.Firstly, what… READ MORE...
Win a 12 Month Beer Subscription for your Dad 06/08/2020 - Father's Day is fast approaching, and to celebrate we are giving you a chance to win a year's free beer… READ MORE...
Friday Frothies – Passion Lemon Sour Review 31/07/2020 - Hey Guys & Gals!Hope you are all well - This year just keeps on flying by and we have made… READ MORE...
Friday Frothies – Nine Fingers Smoke On The Porter Review 23/07/2020 - S M O K E  O N  T H E  P O R T E RHey Guys.Happy Friday - congratulations… READ MORE...
BEER WITH THE BREWER: LACHY CROTHERS 19/07/2020 - The man who loves to brew the beers with the blast of flavours is Lachy, the head brewer of Ballistic… READ MORE...
Craft Beer And Brewing Terms 17/07/2020 - Wanting to evolve from a simple beer drinker into a beer geek? Well we are back again to help you… READ MORE...
Friday Frothies – Moorebeer Big Poppa NEIPA Review 17/07/2020 - B I G  P O P P AThis may shock some of you this week but I am not reviewing… READ MORE...
Why I Love Craft Spirits 13/07/2020 - For a while I would go to the bottle shop before a party and grab a bottle of lemonade and… READ MORE...
Friday Frothies – Stomping Ground Bunker Porter Review 10/07/2020 - YUMMMMMMMMMMMMMMMMMMMMMMM. How good is this first beer out of this month’s subscription box?! Stomping Ground Porter – Bunker. I have… READ MORE...
Winter Beer: A Quick Guide To Dark Beer 10/07/2020 - Just as summer ales quench your thirst on a hot day, dark ales warm you up from the inside out. They’re the… READ MORE...
Beginners Guide to Craft Beer 03/07/2020 - Confused by the world of craft beer or just the beer world in general? We were all in that situation… READ MORE...
Friday Frothies – Bondi XPA Review 03/07/2020 - Happy Friday Everyone!Last beer from last months box is the XPA or Extra Pale Ale by Ben Buckler Brewery.Great little… READ MORE...
Win a Pabst Blue Ribbon 99-Can Carton 02/07/2020 - Here’s your chance to win the ultimate party case, the limited edition 99-can carton of Pabst Blue Ribbon! This carton… READ MORE...
Friday Frothies – Fox Hat Phat Mongrel Stout Review 26/06/2020 - P H A T  M O N G R E LThis little beauty slipped through the cracks from the last… READ MORE...
Friday Frothies – The Mill Brewery Freshest Haze Galaxy Wet Hop DDH Hazy IPA Review 19/06/2020 - F R E S H E S T  H A Z ETalk about flying under the haze radar.The Mill Brewery… READ MORE...
Win a Modus Operandi Prize Pack 14/06/2020 - Craft Cartel Liquor’s Brewery Series invites you to explore the core range, seasonal releases and one-off specials of Australia’s best… READ MORE...
Beer with the Brewer: Luigi Mensi 14/06/2020 - For the last two years, Luigi Mensi has been steering the ship at Modus Operandi as Head Brewer and Head of… READ MORE...
Ultimate Gin Guide 13/06/2020 - World Gin Day is coming up on Saturday, 13 June 2020 and Australia has a lot to celebrate. Australian craft… READ MORE...
Friday Frothies – Colonial Brewing Porter Review 12/06/2020 - R O B U S T  P O R T E RLoving more and more winter beers being added to… READ MORE...
Friday Frothies – Your Mates Brewing Co Larry Pale Ale Review 05/06/2020 - L A R R YANOTHER WEEK DOWN.And as the world descends into turmoil a little bit further, let's all take… READ MORE...
Happy World Cider Day! 02/06/2020 - To mark World Cider Day on Wednesday, June 3rd, cider lovers around the globe are doing a collective cheers for… READ MORE...
Friday Frothies – Loophole Brewing Salt Water Stout Porter Review 29/05/2020 - We have made it through another week and they seem to be getting quicker and quicker.But…Congratulations on making it through!!!We… READ MORE...
Friday Frothies – Hope Imperial Raspberry Sour Review 22/05/2020 - Hey Guys!Welcome back to another Friday Frothy – brought to you by the ever fantastic Craft Cartel monthly subscription box!This… READ MORE...
What is Seltzer? 21/05/2020 - Well, if you are like most Australians, this is probably a term you’re not too familiar with but in its… READ MORE...
Friday Frothies – Moon Dog Timothy Tamothy Slamothy Milk Stout Review 15/05/2020 - Hey Guys,Welcome back to another Friday.With the weather getting a little colder, I thought I would crack one of the… READ MORE...
Untamed Beer: A Quick Guide To Sours 10/05/2020 - Is there a “new” style of beer in town? At Craft Cartel, sour beers seem to be showing up everywhere.… READ MORE...
Friday Frothies – Lord Howe Phasmid Pale Ale Review 08/05/2020 - Hey all you cool cats and kittens.Welcome to another Frothy Friday in isolation. I am super jealous of all you… READ MORE...
WIN A BENTSPOKE HOODIE, BEANIE & MIXED CASE WIN A BENTSPOKE HOODIE, BEANIE & MIXED CASE 05/05/2020 - To celebrate the 10th instalment of Craft Cartel Liquor's Brewery Series we're giving you the chance to #WIN our limited… READ MORE...
Beer with the Brewer: Richard Watkins 29/04/2020 - Known for pushing the boundaries of his craft, we recently caught up with twice crowned Australian Champion Brewer, Richard Watkins… READ MORE...
Friday Frothies – Willie The Boatman Crazy Ivan Review 24/04/2020 - Welcome back ladies and gentleman.Hope your week has gone quick in isolation or if you are being essential, I hope… READ MORE...