The Beer Blog


The History of Keg & Brew Pub Surry Hills

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Every month here at The Keg & Brew pub Surry Hills, we put together blogs about the things we love like craft beer and bourbon whiskey and share them with you. We recently realised one thing we’ve never discussed on our blog is the history of our wonderful little pub itself! There has been a […]


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The History of Bourbon Whiskey in Australia

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In a previous article (How Is Bourbon Different to Other Whiskey?), we discussed the differences between bourbon whiskey and other types of whiskey but what about the origins of bourbon whiskey and when it became popular in Australia? We’re not just craft beer nerds here at The Keg & Brew in Surry Hills, we’re also […]


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Craft Beer Trends in Australia in 2019

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We’re craft beer mad here at the Keg and Brew in Surry Hills so as each year draws to a close, we’re always super keen to reflect on the year that was in the craft beer space in Australia and more importantly to look at what the next 12 months holds in store. Below are […]


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Best Place for Drinks Before or After Cricket Matches at the SCG!

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Being located close to central station makes the Keg & Brew a very convenient location for Sydney best place for drinks those going to and from various events around the city. One such location is the Sydney Cricket Ground and with the upcoming cricket tests, you know where to quench your pre and post-match thirst! The […]


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Melbourne Cup 2018 at The Keg & Brew in Surry Hills

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Have you made plans for Melbourne Cup 2018 yet? Are you tired of the same routine in the office or going to the same old pub each year to watch the race? Do you think it’s just easier to stay in the office than to go out? You need to call The Keg & Brew […]


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Why Craft Lager is On the Rise Again

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Why Craft Lager is On the Rise Again   Many people hear the word lager and immediately put it in the ‘not cool’ basket. They associate lager with overtly Australian tv ads in the 1990s or hooligans overdoing it and causing trouble at sporting events. However, this couldn’t be further from the new era of […]


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A Crash Course in Craft Cider

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A Crash Course in Craft Cider   Think of a hot sticky summers afternoon in Sydney, or the day after one craft beer too many and you need a ‘hair of the dog’. Are you picturing it? Well imagine sipping down on a cold, sweet craft cider which quenches your thirst as it goes down […]


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How is Bourbon Different to Other Whiskey?

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One question that our staff are often asked here at the Keg & brew is “What’s the difference between bourbon and other whiskey?”. As our staff are so friendly, they not only chat about the differences but they also wanted us to write this article answering that very question for our website visitors. Whiskey is, […]


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