Beer & Cider

Winners of the 2015 Australian International Beer Awards Announced

During the Australian International Beer Awards (AIBA) Presentation Dinner last week, the winners of Champion Australian Beer and Champion International Beer were announced. Mountain Goat Beer (Champion Australian Beer) from Victoria was awarded for its Barley Wine – Barrel Beer, part of their Rare Breed range, and Lion Beer Spirits Wine (Champion International Beer), New … Continued

May 25, 2015

Young Henrys Partners with Kegstar in Australia

Keg rental and collection business, Kegstar has signed a multi-year agreement with Sydney brewery, Young Henrys. Kegstar will act as the main supplier for kegs to Young Henrys, helping to support growing demand at the brewery. “Young Henrys’ cult following and quality beers has resulted in their massive growth, something Kegstar is excited to support … Continued

May 18, 2015

Rekorderlig Festival Pear Cider Rolls out Across Trade

Following the popular release in March of Rekorderlig Festival Äpple Cider, Rekorderlig is now rolling out the new release of its Premium Festival Pear Cider. The pear cider has a 6.5% ABV and is the latest addition to the growing Rekorderlig brand, targeting new male and female consumers with a taste for premium products. The … Continued

May 14, 2015

Little Creatures Brewery Releases First Ever Seasonal Release

A first ever seasonal release for the brewery – Little Creatures has created a Domestic Extra Stout that will be available both on tap and in pack. The release plays on the brand’s Single Batches – The Dreadnought, and was designed as a brew that would last the entire winter. Taking inspiration from an old … Continued

May 6, 2015

CCA Reveals New FJD 18 Million Brewhouse at Suva Brewery

Paradise Beverages (Fiji) Ltd., owned by Coca-Cola Amatil (CCA), has revealed its new FJD 18 million brewhouse at its Suva Brewery. The brewhouse was officially opened by Fijan Prime Minister Rear Admiral Josaia Voreqe Bainimarama and CCA Group Managing Director Alison Watkins, and is part of owner CCA’s three-year, FJD 44 million capital investment program. … Continued

April 28, 2015

The Anti-Craft Movement

It’s safe to say that a craft beer ‘explosion’ has, well and truly, happened. And while its re-birth should be applauded – considering the state of craft brewing pre-1980 – its presence has grown so large and so quickly, that it has begun to unnerve some, and somewhat of an ‘anti-craft movement’ has appeared. Thankfully … Continued

April 16, 2015

Australian Beer Company Extends Distribution of Yenda Draught Range

Distributed by: Coca-Cola Amatil RRP: Contact Coca-Cola Amatil for pricing. Until now, the award-winning craft beer Yenda range has only been available on draught, but in a bid to extend the beer’s availability across Australia and in line with the growing popularity of craft beer, the Australian Beer Company has bottled its hometown brews in … Continued

April 10, 2015