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Port Dock Brewery Hotel (South Australia)

Port Dock Brewery Hotel  (South Australia)

Port Dock Brewery Hotel Set in a historic building in Port Adelaide is the Port Dock Brewery Hotel. If you can see past the neon signs and the pokies machines, there is still a glimmer of the old pub’s character. In any case, the gleaming copper clad brewery that can be clearly seen through the first floor window is a welcoming sight.   Heading straight for the doorway underneath the visible brewery, we’re welcomed by a large copper … Read entire article »

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Brewboys Brewery (South Australia)

Brewboys Brewery (South Australia)

Brewboys Just a stone throw from the Coopers brewery, is a small shop with bright orange Brewboys signs. Walking in through the front door, there was a pool table on the left and a small office on the right. However, the interesting part was through the doorway ahead. In the back was Simon, an enthusiastic brewer, chatting with the regulars and visitors. Brrewboys have some Australian muscle car themed beers that have been a great marketing and … Read entire article »

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The Wheaty (South Australia)

The Wheaty (South Australia)

The Wheaty (Wheatsheaf Hotel) By all appearances, the Wheaty is a run of the mill pub, in a suburb not far from Adelaide. Its only when you get closer to the bar that you realize that there is something different here. Firstly, there are no taps featuring West End lager. Instead, there is a strange conglomeration of labels and tap handles, alongside sits an ale beer engine. The blackboards that usually prescribe what kind … Read entire article »

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