BAROSSA VALLEY BREWING TO EXPAND

BAROSSA VALLEY BREWING TO EXPAND

Jul 11, 2016

After installing a new canning line, Barossa Valley Brewing is expanding nationally and rolling out new branding. Located in one of South Australia’s most famous wine regions, Barossa Valley, the brewery team chose to install a canning line for two important reasons – beer quality and the...

Tasting Australia 2016

Tasting Australia 2016

Apr 13, 2016

1 – 8 May 2016 Since 1997, Tasting Australia has become one of Australia’s most anticipated culinary festivals. Tasting Australia is a journey of South Australia’s produce from paddock to plate and a celebration of real food heroes including Maggie Beer (Barossa food legend and Tasting Australia...

Craft Your Career Out of Beer

Craft Your Career Out of Beer

Dec 3, 2015

If brewing is the career for you, or you want to increase your technical skills and gain either nationally accredited or internationally accredited qualifications, then TAFE SA will be delivering a number of short programs that just might suit you. TAFE SA, Brewing Lecturer, Stephen Nelsen, a qualified and...

Crafty Beer Fork

Crafty Beer Fork

Nov 11, 2015

This unique event ran on Friday, November 20. The people of Adelaide love their craft beer almost as much as their food trucks. So what better way to combine some of our state’s most innovative ventures than with an end of week brew and food feast in the heart of the city? Kerbside foodies were able...

PIKES WINERY TO OPEN A BREWERY

PIKES WINERY TO OPEN A BREWERY

Dec 17, 2014

South Australia’s Clare Valley is hoping to leap onto the global craft beer map with the opening of a $1m state-of-the-art brewhouse at Pikes Winery. Brewing began Dec 12 2014, with the new tasting room to open in January 2015. “We’re getting geared up right now,” said Andrew Pike, the winery’s...

A beer for the dogs?

A beer for the dogs?

Dec 4, 2014

Not sure what to get the pampered pooch for Christmas? Why beer of course. Now before you call the RSPCA and start preaching about how dogs are hard enough to discipline without getting them drunk, Snuffle Dog Beer does not actually contain any alcohol. The Snuffle range doesn’t taste of old socks...

Asian Beer Online introduces ‘the champagne of beers’

Asian Beer Online introduces ‘the champagne of beers’

Feb 5, 2014

From the shores of Okinawa, Japan, to our own, Asian Beer Online is brewing up a change in the Australian drinks market with the introduction of the ‘champagne of beers’, Orion Premium Draft Beer. Produced with exacting care, this craft beer is sure to satisfy Australian palates this summer, with its...

Coopers release a new beer

Coopers release a new beer

Jan 29, 2014

South Australian brewing powerhouse Coopers has announced the release of brand-new addition to its Thomas Cooper’s Selection – an unpasteurised lager that they’ve named Artisan Reserve Pilsner. Given Coopers’ history of bottle-conditioned ales that don’t undergo pasteurisation, the decision...

New Brewery in Hahndorf

New Brewery in Hahndorf

Jan 25, 2013

Great day at Hahndorf just bumming around when we stumbled across a new brewery called Gulf Brewery where we tried a few of the brews. We really enjoyed sampling a few brews and would like to share our thoughts on the few we did try. Smoke Stack Rauchbier: As you would expect the beer has a full bodied...

Coopers Celebrates 150 Years

Coopers Celebrates 150 Years

Aug 16, 2012

Menu Magazine was invited to the 150th birthday celebration of Coopers earlier this week at The Flying Scotsman in Perth. The background behind the brew is fascinating: In 1862 South Australia was only 26 years old and, although there were a number of well-established breweries, most settlers preferred to...

Clare Valley Winery announces new Brewing Company

Clare Valley Winery announces new Brewing Company

Apr 20, 2012

The beautiful Clare Valley wine region will soon have a fully functioning brewery nestled in amongst all the wineries. Renowned winemaker Ben Jeanneret (Jeanneret Wines) and his business partner Craig Harnett are the brains behind the Clare Valley Brewing Company, which managed to acquire a producer’s...

The Beautiful World of Beer

The Beautiful World of Beer

Aug 17, 2011

Welcome to the beer section of SA Cafes! Here you will find all the latest on what is happening in the wonderful world of beer in our State, including new releases and latest brewery updates. In the mean time, check out the South Australian Micro Brewery Association website (SAMBA), a great association that...