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Australian Freshness Info

Discussion in 'Australia & New Zealand' started by papat444, Aug 9, 2013.

  1. papat444

    papat444 Poobah (1,640) Quebec (Canada) Dec 28, 2006 Beer Trader

    Hey guys,

    Trying to update my website for Intl brewers (check link in my profile). Any info on the (lengthy) list below would be appreciated. Whether they bottle, export and if they have a best before/bottling date. These are the ones that haven't responded to my email requests.
    Much appreciated!

    3 Ravens Brewing Company
    Arctic Fox
    Australian Hotel & Brewery
    Barossa Valley
    Beard & Brau
    Blue Sky
    Bluetongue Brewery
    Bootleg Brewery
    Bowral Brewing Company
    Brew Cult -
    Bridge Road Brewers
    Byron Bay
    Cascade Brewery Company
    Castlemaine Perkins (xxxx)
    Endeavour Beverages
    Holgate Brewhouse
    HopDog BeerWorks
    Independent Distilleries
    Ironbark Brewery
    Island Brew
    J Boag and Son
    Jarrah Jack's Brewery
    La Sirene
    Little Creatures Brewing
    Lord Nelson Brewery Hotel
    Lovely Valley
    Malt Shovel Brewery
    Matso’s Broome Brewery
    Mildura Brewery
    Moo Brew Brewery
    Mornington Penninsula
    Morrison - sent
    Mountain Goat Brewery
    MT Tamborine Brewery
    Murray's Craft Brewing Co
    O'Brien Brewing
    Old Coast
    Otway Estate
    Pi55 Beer Company
    Red Duck
    Red Hill Brewery
    Redoak Boutique Beer Cafe
    Rocks Brewing
    Sail and Anchor Pub Brewery
    Steam Exchange Brewery, The
    Steel River
    Stone & Wood
    Three Troupers
    Townsville Brewing Co.
    Two Birds

    Van Dieman
  2. mulder1010

    mulder1010 Advocate (615) Australia Aug 29, 2008

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  3. papat444

    papat444 Poobah (1,640) Quebec (Canada) Dec 28, 2006 Beer Trader

    Awesome, big thanks for the help!
  4. mulder1010

    mulder1010 Advocate (615) Australia Aug 29, 2008

    If anybody else can help in this it would be cool.
    OP--- you will find besides the larger brewers most do not do a bottle date or a best before. Slowly getting there though.
    Note-----Mountain Goat does I think a best by date and does export a little bit to the US
  5. MrKennedy

    MrKennedy Advocate (690) Australia Dec 29, 2006 Beer Trader

    Some Murray's has a best before & some doesn't.
  6. danieelol

    danieelol Advocate (585) Australia Jun 15, 2010

    the Murray's that is contract brewed does not have a best before date in the usual place, it is on the neck of the bottle instead. And I would stay away from their contract brewed stuff as it is terrible.
  7. Like to know where your email went ;)
  8. papat444

    papat444 Poobah (1,640) Quebec (Canada) Dec 28, 2006 Beer Trader

    I`ve emailed or sent contact info to every brewery that bottles in Australia. Whether it gets to the right person or not is another thing but many breweries have responded and i`ve started to compile the info.
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