Category Archives: Australia

Little Creatures Bright Ale

4.5% alc./vol., 330 ml bottleLittle Creatures Brewing Pty. Ltd. –, Australia If you’re wondering where I’m getting these Australian brands from, I get them from a friend who just returned from a trip to the other side of the … Continue reading

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Broo Premium Lager

4.6% alc./vol., 330 ml bottleBroo Pty Ltd. –, Australia I’ve been to Sorrento, Italy.  It’s unusual not only that there’s also a Sorrento in Australia, but actually there are two of them, roughly located on the bottom two corners … Continue reading

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VB (Victoria Bitter) Ale

4.6% alc./vol., 500 ml canCarlton and United Breweries Ltd. –, Australia Melbourne is in the Australian state Victoria, which borrows its name from the famous queen and lends its name to this less-famous beer.   A teenage Queen Victoria was … Continue reading

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Coopers Brewery Sparkling Ale

5.8% alc./vol., 375 ml bottleCoopers Brewery Limited – Park, Australia This is the ale that Thomas Cooper first brewed in 1862 as a restorative tonic for his sick wife.  By 1881, he had started a successful brewery based on … Continue reading

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