I need tips for Australian beer.

Discussion in 'Australia & New Zealand' started by slitherySOB, Mar 30, 2013.

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  1. slitherySOB

    slitherySOB Initiate (0) Nov 7, 2002 Ontario (Canada)

    So I'm in the middle of the outback, and I'm craving a good beer. Can anyone recommend some good Australian beers? All I've had is Crowns and Victoria's Bitters.
     
  2. RLeary82

    RLeary82 Initiate (0) Feb 25, 2012 Nevada
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  3. Lukie

    Lukie Initiate (0) Jun 16, 2007 Australia

    If you are in the middle of the outback you might not have access to any good beer.
     
  4. mulder1010

    mulder1010 Meyvn (1,019) Aug 29, 2008 Australia

    Depends on where you are really. Best options in the Outback will be Coopers and possibly some Squire.
    Have no shot in hell of seeing Mountain Goat, Feral or others if remote. Unless you want to mail order.
    I am currently working remote in the Kimberley and the only option I have is Matso's where I work. Mango is workable and the rest are awful.
     
  5. Lukie

    Lukie Initiate (0) Jun 16, 2007 Australia

    Mango is like the worst one Pat!

    You are a bad man!
     
  6. mulder1010

    mulder1010 Meyvn (1,019) Aug 29, 2008 Australia

    Better than Fiji bitter!!! Mango goes well when 35 and 80 percent humidity.
     
  7. bylerteck

    bylerteck Poo-Bah (2,818) May 17, 2009 Ontario (Canada)
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    Toohey's New was the ONLY thing available around Uluru. And priced like craft. Ugh.
     
  8. Lukie

    Lukie Initiate (0) Jun 16, 2007 Australia

    Yeah. They would have been paying stupid freight to get it out there.
     
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