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The Little Guys Taking On The Beer Supermarkets

Beer Reps Unite! This story is for all of my brothers in craft beer arms, the road warriors who are out and about in their patches of turf spreading the word of the craft beer gospel. I bet many of theses guys and girls, maybe all of them, at some stage have walked into a…

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8 Beers I Wish I Had Brewed

So many great beers, so much envy on my part! So I was sitting at work recently listening to an album called “Songs I wish I wrote” by Alex Goot. It was basically a mix of songs covering all sorts of genre’s that this guy has done in his own style. Some were great, some were ok,…

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Video Beer Review – Evil Twin Brewing Molotov Lite IIPA

Big Beer This Week! Another view beer review this week! One half of the most creative twins on the brewing scene right now, Jeppe from Evil Twin Brewing and his Molotov Lite Imperial IPA. Check out my thoughts on the beer, the branding and his brother, as well as my suggestions for other great IIPA’s…

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5 Failures In Beer Marketing – Part 1

Not Every Beer Is A Winner Beer is big business these days, producers are always looking for that next big thing to steal market share from their competitors, and hopefully shore up future revenue streams. If they get onto a winner, the competitors copy it and before you know it you have the low-carb craze…

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Beer Review – Ballast Point Big Eye IPA

I want to be one of the beer cool kids! Remember back to when you were a kid? For me it was the 1980’s, a decade of excess, big hair, loud clothes, awesome music and cult movie classics like The Goonies  and Back To The Future! Unless you were one of those superstar cool kids…

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10 Ways To Improve My Brewing

Time to get real and brew great beer! 2016 is only a few weeks old, New Year’s resolutions have come and gone and everyone is back to eating/drinking too much, smoking, staying out late, not exercising, or whatever they promised themselves they would change as they went to bed in the wee small hours of…

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Beer O’Clock – Week In Beer 18-Feb

Happy Friday everyone! Welcome back to another Friday Beer O’Clock post. Is it Beer O’Clock in your part of the world yet? If not, hopefully you can pass some time reading the below articles while you wait for the whistle to blow to end the day. I have been trawling the internet this week to dig…

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Beer Review: I’m Digging Dark Beers Right Now

Come To The Dark (Beer) Side! I’ve had this thing lately where I might have a few beers on any given night and then, much like my afternoon coffee obsession with Chunky Kit Kats, I feel the need to finish my night of beer tasting with a dark brew. I just find that it finishes…

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Beer O’Clock – Week In Beer 12-Feb

Happy Friday everyone! Welcome back to another Friday Beer O’Clock post. Is it Beer O’Clock in your part of the world yet? If not, hopefully you can pass some time reading the below articles while you wait for the whistle to blow to end the day. I have been trawling the internet this week to dig…

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Beer Review – Golden Road Brewing Wolf Among Weeds IPA

All the way from L.A. I went to visit my old mate Charlie who runs a beer, wine and spirits distribution company and always has his finger on the pulse for new craft beers in my area. He was the guy that put me onto Wolf OF The Willows recently, and he introduced me to…

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