Archives for October 2017

Jiffy Squid joins the #tinnage family

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New England IPA's have become an increasingly popular style of beer in the last 6-12 months, with Australians catching the apparently highly contagious 'haze-craze' from our American friends. New England IPA's (NEIPA for short) are characterised by their cloudy, sometimes downright murky appearance caused by additional proteins added to the brew. The result from this addition...

Simcoe’s Revenge

Simcoe's Revenge
Style: XPA ABV: 5.1% Our Specialty Beer is an XPA at 5.1% ABV. Aromatic, balanced and fruity, Simcoe's Revenge is a Pale Ale with a turbo-boost in aromatics. The Simcoe hop proffers strong pine and apricot notes that carry the length of the beer. Mild bitterness leads to a stroke of sweet and soft citrusy...

Date coding ensuring freshness

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Timing can be a big part of getting the optimal flavour and enjoyment out of a beer. Hop-forward beers are best when they are fresh. As hoppy beers age, such as Mornington Pale or IPA, the hop profile can drop in intensity, losing some of the amazing floral and fruity aromas and flavours of the hops...

Hop Culture the choice in Portsea

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Portsea Hotel is an iconic landmark with spectacular views across Port Phillip Bay, a vast beer garden and equally enormous, multi-tiered inside. During Summer this venue is one of the most visited bars on the Mornington Peninsula. What’s on tap? Mornington Hop Culture is now available at three of their various bars, so there is…