Archive for the ‘About Black Hops’ category

  1. 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.

  2. 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..

  3. Craft beer prices: how much does beer cost to make?

    We often get asked how much it costs to brew our beer, so in this post we go into all of the costs associated with making one of our most popular craft beers, Beach House.

  4. How we come up with the styles and names of Black Hops Beers

    We often get asked how we came up with the ideas and recipes for Black Hops beer. In this post we go into how we settled on our range of beers and what the names of the beers mean.

  5. What is Gypsy Brewing?

    In this post we talk about gypsy or contract brewing, in particular what it is, how we made it work for Black Hops and factors to consider if you are looking at making the jump from home brewing to commercial brewing.

  6. Brewsvegas here we come (where to drink Black Hops)

    In case you missed it, Brewsvegas was announced this week. We are stoked to be sending Black Hops beer to 4 events.

    Here are all the details for the events we’ll be at. See you there.

  7. Black Hops launch – Sunday 2 November Hoo Ha Bar Brisbane

    We are excited to announce our launch this coming Sunday 2 November 2014 at Hoo Ha Bar in Southbank.

    Our first beer the Eggnog stout is ready to go and will be pouring alongside 3 other local brewers from 3pm.

  8. Shit’s getting real – We’re brewing the Eggnog Stout in October

    A few months ago over a beer (or 2), Eddie, Govs and I (Dan) decided to make our own Eggnog Stout. We made the beer, and 6 other beers as small pilot brews as we worked towards doing a commercial batch.

    Today we are happy to announce that it’s happening! Here are all the details.

  9. WTF is Black Hops Brewing?

    This post runs through who we are and what we are planning at Black Hops Brewing.