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Club Wild - March 2022

This Club Wild box features an exciting release from Garage Project that gives a nod to an old tradition! Throw in a few collabs (one with a chip company!) and March's box is wild ride!

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Club Wild - January 2022

This Club Wild box is full of farmhouse goodness, with some sultry collabs from US micro breweries. The Far Yeast saison features the well known Yuzu citrus, and a much less-known herb called Sansho. Not to be outdone by the international talent, we've sourced from every corner of Aus! See what's in the box...

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What Makes Beer Sour?

Whether you love or hate sour and wild beer (we love it), there’s no question it has gained a resurgence in popularity within the craft beer world over the past 20 years. We say ‘resurgence’ because in parts of the world, such as Belgium, these styles of beer have been around for centuries!

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Barrel Aged Beers

The barrel is a beautiful and complex friend to beer. Wood is a porous material, it ‘breathes’ (expands and contracts) with changes in temperature and humidity, which can lead to oxidative characters in the final product. It also means that the wood is a suitable habitat for bacteria and wild yeasts. Depending on what style you were brewing these characters could be favourable, or quite the opposite...

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Welcome to Carwyn's Schmoozeletter

Welcome to the first of many bulletins! We are excited to start bringing you weekly articles about the wonderful world of alcoholic beverages. Whether you are beginning your journey or an expert, there will be something here for you with topics including beer, wine, spirits, industry news, science, history, and beyond. So let’s get this started with a little ode to what drives us at Schmooze by Carwyn: You! What's your favourite thing about the drink of your choice? The flavour? The process? The ingredients? Or maybe it’s what that drink brings along: the friends, the conversation, the laughs - in short, the community. Our community extends well outside our Melbourne home, crossing state and national borders to include producers, distributors, sales...

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