What is IPA?

What is IPA?

Almost every craft beer drinker has wondered what exactly goes into an IPA, and most of them have probably had a pint or three. Find out the...

Malt in Beer

Malt in Beer

Malt is the body and soul of beers. It provides the raw material for the yeast to act upon and give the beer its flavours to compliment the hops...

Ales vs Lagers

Ales vs Lagers

You may find yourself wondering what the difference is with ales vs lagers. Perhaps you’ve wondered why ales are favoured by the senior vs...

Styles of Beer

Styles of Beer

Ever wondered how all the styles of beer differ? How does a Pale Ale compare to an IPA for example? Did you know beers can be classified as...

Beer Metrics

Beer Metrics

Ever wanted to know how many litres in a keg of beer in Australia? Or better yet, how many beers do you get out of a keg? Perhaps you’re...

Beer ingredients

Beer ingredients

What are the main beer ingredients, and why? There’s only four – water (yep, the wet stuff), malt, hops, and yeast. But it’s not...

What is XPA?

What is XPA?

XPA (eXtra Pale Ale) is a beer style becoming increasingly popular in Australia. It has an appealing golden colour, and a surprisingly full...

Types of beer glasses

Types of beer glasses

There are more types of beer glasses than you would imagine, so here’s a rundown of some of the main types of glasses and why they’re...