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Upcoming Laneway Learning Homebrewing Class

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Want to learn about beer? Want to try a bunch of our favourite beers too? Of course you do! Join us next Tuesday for an introduction to brewing, learning the hows and whats and try a bunch of world class beers. We’ll even be making one while we learn. More details here: http://melbourne.lanewaylearning.com/classes/homebrewing-fun-fermentation-10/

Quick Craft Brew Review – Victory Brewing – Hop Devil IPA

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Very sweet, fruity, grape aroma. Mild taste and the beer’s not too heavy. It’s very highly hopped though, but balanced to a ‘T’. This is a strong, smooth, deceptive and well refined craft beer. The flavours bounce around in your mouth, none really overpowering the other. Then it finishes very smooth with only a slight […]

Tangerine Honey Wheat Recipe

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Going back into our recipe archives, we had a recipe that we’d love to share. If you were in the BrewSmith Brew Club this summer, you’ll already have this recipe. The Brew Club is a fun way to share some extra cool freebies and recipe hacks. Join us here! Anyway, the recipe; it was an […]

Craft Brew Review – Samuel Smith’s Organic Chocolate Stout

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Well, they weren’t kidding about the chocolate part Venue: BrewSmith HQ via Maxi Liquor Price: $10.99 (500mL) ABV: 5% Sam Smith Brewery’s page on the beer Two Best Things About the Beer: Mega chocolately, and a very nice creamy texture. It actually smells like a donut shop! Two Weaknesses of the Beer: It’s just too […]

Brew School at Work + Shop Melbourne

Want to join us for some brewing 101 and a whole lot of craft beer drinkin’? Of course you do! We’ll be brewing beer in class and covering the basics of what the heck we’re doing when we’re boiling and mixing this delicious mess together. Hops, malt, and yeast, and sometimes some fancier ingredients too. […]

BrewSmith Brew Club

Announcing BrewSmith Brew Club Love beer? Love surprises? Then this is for you. We’re now shipping the new Brew Club subscriptions. Grab a Brew Club membership and receive a surprise package full of homebrewing goodies each quarter. We personally select what’s in each shipment. Every quarter, Brew Club members receive two seasonal recipes. In winter, […]

New Limited Edition Homebrewing Kit Recipe – Galactic Golden Ale

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Hey folks, it’s been a heck of a summer so far, with something like 2x more retailers than last year and a whole lotta love from you all online, we’ve been busy brewers. Thankfully we had some time set aside to do a bunch of experimental brewing and have a couple of nice new things […]