Author Archive for Dan

  1. What is the best temperature for beer?

    In this blog post we talk about how the temperature that you drink a beer at can affect how it tastes. Some beers taste best served at cellar room temperature, while others taste best served cool or icy cold. Read on and find out which Black Hops beer tastes best at cellar room temperature..

  2. What’s the deal with beer colour?

    Beer comes in various shades of amber, brown and black. In this post we look at the what gives each beer its own unique colour, and apply this to four of our favourite Black Hops beers.

  3. Jump aboard the Black Hops Band Wagon for GABS 2017

    Gold Coast brewers Black Hops unveil their latest uniquely concocted dessert beer, Band Wagon, as part of this years’ Great Australasian Beer SpecTAPular (GABS).

  4. Black Hops partners with Bucket Boys to distribute beer into NSW and ACT

    Press release to announce that Black Hops are partnering with Bucket Boys to distribute beer into NSW and the ACT.

  5. Black Hops on a mission to find a Brewery All-Rounder

    Black Hops Brewing are looking for an energetic, focused and motivated person to join our beer loving team in a very versatile and unique role.

  6. OPERATION BREWERY S02E05 – Announcing our GABS 2017 beer

    This week we give an update on what’s happening at Black Hops, announce our AIBA submissions and announce our GABS 2017 beer, Band Wagon.

  7. Branding Case Study – Black Hops Pale Ale

    Early April sees us hitting two significant milestones in the history of Black Hops Brewing. Our very first Pale Ale will be officially available, and it will be our first beer to come in cans. In this post we run through the process for designing the cans and boxes for the new Pale Ale.

  8. Lessons learned opening our brewery business

    Since we put our love of beer to the ultimate test and opened our own brewery, Black Hops, we’ve learned a lot of important lessons. In this blog post we go into some of the top ones, some positive, and some not so. To find out more read on..

  9. Pale Ale 12-Pack Slab Pre-order Now Live (Sold Out)

    In April, Black Hops are coming out with our very first beer into cans, our Pale Ale. Read on to see how you can be one of the first to grab a carton when we package it in the first week of April.

  10. Press Release: Black Hops Brewery to Release 12-pack Pale Ale Cans

    Press release for the launch of Black Hops Pale Ale 12-pack cartons.