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Woolies’ new beer is the ‘best thing since sliced bread’

Unsold loaves of bread from Woolworths have been repurposed and brewed into a limited-edition pale ale. The beer, called Loafer, will be sold exclusively in BWS and Dan Murphy’s. The new product will help raise funds for Feed Appeal. This will put meals on the table for Australians impacted by …

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Proportion of Aussies drinking alcohol continues to fall

The proportion of the Australian population drinking alcohol continues to fall, although cider is becoming more popular. This is the headline finding from Roy Morgan’s ‘Alcohol Consumption Currency Report March 2019’. In an average four-week period, the report found, 67.5 per cent of the Australian population aged 18 and over …

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Mineral water, mate? Fewer Aussies drinking alcohol

The proportion of Australians drinking alcohol has fallen in the past five years, according to new research. Roy Morgan’s ‘Alcohol Consumption Currency Report September 2018’ found that, in an average four-week period, 67.9 per cent of the Australian population aged 18 years and over consume at least one type of …

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‘Alcohol Currency Report’: wine most popular, but beer drunk most

The Roy Morgan ‘Alcohol Currency Report’ reveals 69.3 per cent of Australians aged 18-years-plus drink alcohol in an average four weeks. Of all Australians 18 years and older, 44.5 per cent consume wine, 39.1 per cent imbibe beer, 27.5 per cent consume spirits, and 13.6 per cent drink cider. Looking …

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Broo adds Mildura Brewery to the mix

Broo’s national beer production and distribution plans set to expand with acquisition of Mildura Brewery in Victoria. The Mildura Brewery was one of the first craft breweries and contract-brewing facilities in Australia. It has played a significant role in the establishment and growth of the Australian craft-beer industry. Broo says …

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Cheers to a gluten-free Christmas

O’Brien Beer, promoted as producing Australia’s premium gluten-free craft beer, has introduced a seasonal range that it says is sure to satisfy the tastes of all beer lovers. The seasonal range comprises O’Brien Belgian Ale (six per cent ABV), O’Brien India Pale Ale (six per cent), O’Brien Pilsner (5.2 per …

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