STATE OF ORIGIN BEER GUIDE

To mark the first State of Origin clash, we’ve put together a list of our top NSW and QLD session beers to sink during the game, along with an epic Origin Deal from each state. Who do you reckon comes out on top?

To mark the first State of Origin clash, we’ve put together a list of our top NSW and QLD session beers to sink during the game, along with an epic Origin Deal from each state. Who do you reckon comes out on top?

NSW

Dad & Dave’s #1 Pale Ale (Origin Deal – $39 Case)
Here the hops balance the malt sweetness and the tropical fruit flavour while maintaining the sessional quality typical of Australian Pale Ales.

Stockade The Sesh
The Sesh Golden Session Ale from Stockade Brewing Company has a refreshing citrusy hop flavour like no other.

Akasha Tradewind Lager
Tradewind is brewed using a clean German lager yeast and seamlessly paired with the passionfruit and citrus flavours of Australian Galaxy hops.

Coastal Beach Pale Ale
An easy drinking American Style Pale Ale packed with US hops including Cascade, Centennial, Simcoe and Citra.

Wayward Fusami
A hybrid style delivering all the things you know and love about an IPA with the crisp clean malt character of a Pilsner.

QLD

Balter XPA (Origin Deal – $55 Case)
Tropical and floral aromatics set off a fruity palate that will punch your taste buds in the pleasure zone.

Black Hops Layday
A super sessionable Lager brewed with pilsner malt and rolled oats to give a smooth, velvety body.

Slipstream Yerongpils
A hop forward German style Pilsner that utilises traditional noble hops alongside new world grown varieties.

Aether Pitstop Pale
New world summer Pale, clean malt character, big fruit finish.

Green Beacon Half Mast India Session Ale
Green Beacon Half Mast Indian Session Ale displays fresh hoppy aromas and is incredibly session-able!