CRafty Beer News

Last Rites Smelly Doona Review FRIDAY FROTHY REVIEW – LAST RITES BIG SMELLY DOONA IMPERIAL PALE ALE 23/02/2018 - Brendan's Leenders Friday Staff Pick! Last Rites The Big Smelly Doona Imperial Pale Ale ABV: 9% Last Rites Brewing have READ MORE...
Review-Prancing-Pony-Imperial-German-Sledgehammer FRIDAY FROTHY REVIEW – PRANCING PONY IMPERIAL GERMAN SLEDGEHAMMER 08/02/2018 - Brad Kingsman's Friday Staff Pick! Prancing Pony Imperial German Sledgehammer Imperial Pilsner ABV: 7.5% Imperial Pilsner, you might be developing READ MORE...
Batlow-Interview-with-Rich-Coombes TALKING BATLOW CIDER WITH RICH COOMBES 08/02/2018 - Summer and cider go hand-in-hand, which is why we’ve teamed up with our pals at Batlow Cider to give you READ MORE...
BATLOW CIDER COMPETITION 06/02/2018 - COMPETITION TIME! Craft Cartel has teamed up with Batlow Cider to help you enjoy the last days of summer to READ MORE...
FRIDAY FROTHIES – 4 PINES KELLER DOOR JUICED UP REVIEW 02/02/2018 - Brendan Leender's Friday Staff Pick! 4 Pines Keller Door Juiced Up Extra Summer Ale ABV: 6.5% As soon as this READ MORE...
HOTTEST 100 AUSSIE CRAFT BEERS OF 2017 31/01/2018 - On Saturday, January 27,  the GABS Hottest 100 Aussie Craft Beers of 2017 were revealed. The biggest and most influential READ MORE...
VALENTINE’S DAY BEERS 31/01/2018 - If craft beer is the other great love of your partner’s life (second to you, of course), why not treat READ MORE...
BRENDAN’S TOP 10 BEERS OF 2017 26/01/2018 - Before the results of the GABS Hottest 100 Aussie Craft Beers poll are revealed tomorrow, our bottle shop manager Brendan READ MORE...
STONE & WOOD COMPETITION 15/01/2018 - COMPETITION TIME! On Saturday, January 27th, the nation's favourite craft beers of 2017 will be revealed when we countdown the READ MORE...
BEER WITH THE BREWER: WELDER’S DOG 11/01/2018 - Welder’s Dog Farmhouse Ginger Beer (ABV: 4.1%) has been a staple in our fridge this summer; it’s done a beaut READ MORE...
FRIDAY FROTHIES – STOCKADE CHOP SHOP PALE ALE REVIEW 22/12/2017 - Tania's Friday Staff Pick! Stockade Brew Co. Chop Shop Pale Ale ABV: 4.7% Stockade Chop Shop Pale Ale has so READ MORE...
TOP 3 FESTIVE FROTHIES 12/12/2017 - The silly season is in full swing, so we’re serving up our Top 3 Festive Frothies! Bridge Road Brewers Magical READ MORE...
FRIDAY FROTHIES – RIVERSIDE 69 SUMMER ALE REVIEW 08/12/2017 - Brad Kingsman’s Friday Staff Pick! Riverside 69 Summer Ale ABV: 4.6% Riverside Brewing Co. happens to be our close neighbour READ MORE...
CRAFTY CHRISTMAS GIFT GUIDE 07/12/2017 - This year, why not wish someone a crafty Christmas! Our mixed cases and speciality beers are the perfect stocking stuffer READ MORE...
SYD EVENT: TINNIES & TACOS WITH BUCKET BOYS 28/11/2017 - Nothing beats the sweet sound of cracking open a cold one in summer. So, we’re teaming up with the 3 READ MORE...
FRIDAY FROTHIES – PRANCING PONY INDIA RED ALE REVIEW 23/11/2017 - Tania’s Friday Staff Pick! Prancing Pony India Red Ale ABV: 7.9% Being an Adelaide girl, I thought it was my READ MORE...
BEER WITH THE BREWER – BALTER 20/11/2017 - Balter Brewing Company has some big names behind it; local surfers Mick Fanning, Joel Parkinson, Bede Durbridge and Josh Kerr READ MORE...
FRIDAY FROTHIES – COLONIAL BERTIE COLD PRESSED APPLE CIDER REVIEW 16/11/2017 - Brad Kingsman’s Friday Staff Pick! Colonial Brewing Co. Bertie Cold Pressed Apple Cider ABV: 4.6% I'm not usually one for READ MORE...
BEST JUICY BEERS FOR SUMMER 16/11/2017 - Summer is around the corner, so we’re bringing you five of the best juicy beers to quench your thirst. First READ MORE...
FRIDAY FROTHIES – 4 PINES KELLER DOOR AUSTRALIAN DIPA REVIEW 10/11/2017 - Brad Kingsman's Friday Staff Pick! 4 Pines Keller Door Australian DIPA Australian Double IPA ABV: 9% IBU: 84 Whether it READ MORE...
FRIDAY FROTHIES – TWO BIRDS PASSION VICTIM REVIEW 02/11/2017 -   Our store manager, Brendan Leenders, dishes out this week's staff pick and it's a goodie. Here's what he had READ MORE...
5000 BEER CANS AND COUNTING 02/11/2017 - Meet Les MacLaren – a regular shopper at our store and an avid beer can collector with an extraordinary collection READ MORE...
FRIDAY FROTHIES – FERAL WHITE ALE REVIEW 27/10/2017 - Our latest Friday Frothy Review (aka staff pick) is by Tania. Responsible for making sure our beers get to your READ MORE...
BEST HALLOWEEN BEERS 18/10/2017 - Throwing a Halloween bash this year? Get your hands on these spooky brews! Rogue Dead Guy Ale All the way READ MORE...
FRIDAY FROTHIES – SEIS HERMANOS LAGER REVIEW 12/10/2017 - We’re bringing back staff picks! When it comes to craft beer our team is super knowledgeable. So, every Friday we’re READ MORE...
5 OUT-OF-THIS-WORLD CRAFT BEERS 12/09/2017 - Our resident craft beer guru, Brad Kingsman, shares 5 Out-Of-This-World Craft Beers packed with wild and wondrous flavours that are READ MORE...
BEER WITH THE BREWER: EXIT BREWING 02/08/2017 - Anyone who has ever considered throwing in their day job to pursue their dream will love the story behind Exit READ MORE...
2017 CRAFT BEER AWARDS (CBIA) 31/07/2017 - Last week, brewers all over Australia descended on Adelaide Oval for the Craft Beer Industry Association’s (CBIA) national awards. Now READ MORE...
CRAFTY DESIGNS: COLONIAL SMALL ALE 11/07/2017 - We love a good collaboration. So, it was awesome getting to interview artist Ian Mutch and graphic designer & illustrator Dune READ MORE...
WARM UP WITH THE BEST DARK BEERS 25/06/2017 - Dark beers are a beaut winter warmer, whether it’s a porter, stout or an American style brown ale. Often brimming READ MORE...