#ThrowbackThursday: Bitburger

Here it is, my second #ThrowbackThursday post – and only five weeks after the last one! At least I’m not setting the bar too high… Today’s throwback is Bitburger, which was beer number 12 of the epic list. The first time I tried it… …was Boxing Day 2011. Like many Australians I was enjoying the…

Philly Debrief: The Monk’s Cafe

The beer tour we were booked in for was cancelled, so I had to find my own beer adventure. That involved walking 300m down 16th to the Monk’s Cafe. As advised, I went to the back bar to find a perch and a beer. I got to chatting with the bartender (in my drunken haze…

Victory Prima Pils

I’ve recently got my hands on a few brews from the Victory Brewing Company that are on my epic list – namely the Prima Pils, Golden Monkey and the Storm King Stout. I’m going to leave the Storm King until winter hits (unless we have an appropriately massive storm in the meantime), but I want…

Macs Hop Rocker Pilsener

Macs Hop Rocker Pilsener, from the Macs Brewery in New Zealand, was beer number 59 of the epic list. I tried this beer a few months ago and loved it, and while I’ve tasted some more interesting and well crafted pilsners since then, this beer still proves a popular choice to help battle the summer…