The Great Australasian Beer Spectapular (GABS) has released its annual Summer Invitational Craft Beer eight pack. Designed to showcase the creativity, diversity and world-class quality of independent Australian breweries, the pack includes a selection of exclusive craft beers.
With a limited number available, the packs are available nationally at First Choice Liquor Market, Vintage Cellars and selected Liquorland stores for a retail price of $49.
Speaking about the new release, Michael Bornholdt, Head of First Choice Liquor Market, said: “We’re thrilled to launch the GABS Summer Invitational Pack as summer heats up. We know our craft beer-loving customers will jump at the opportunity to get their hands on this limited release pack hand-picked by the experts at GABS.”
This year’s selection of limited-edition brews includes:
Watermelon, Lemongrass and Kaffir Lime Pilsner by Aether Brewing
At 4.5 per cent ABV, an easy-drinking pilsner with the sweet, slight notes of fresh watermelon along with vibrant flavours from Southeast Asian spices.
What we Brew in the Shadows by Akasha Brewing Company
A medium-bodied Czech dark lager blending florals and spice, pouring with deep hues of ruby at 5.3 per cent ABV.
Session Hazy by Black Hops Brewing
A sessionable 3.5 per cent ABV hazy beer, brewed with rolled oats and mosaic and cascade hops.
Plump up the Jam by Deeds Brewing
A 4.4 per cent ABV plum and lemon pastry sour ale.
Drip Drip Banana Flip by Good Land Brewing Co
A 5.8 per cent ABV milk stout brewed with hazelnut and coffee, finished off with ripe Aussie bananas.
Cold Lampin by Kaiju! Beer
A chill IPA with a burst of citrus, at an ABV of 5.4 per cent.
Midsommar by Sailors Grave Brewing
A 3.5 per cent dry and zesty salted farmhouse table beer brewed with house yeast and a medley of local citrus.
Hoppo Troppo Tropical Sour by Your Mates Brewing Co
A four per cent ABV tropical sour ale with tropical citrus flavours and a burst of zingy tartness.
Each GABS Summer Invitational Craft Beer Pack includes the eight beers above, plus a $50 GABS merch voucher and entry into a competition to win an all-expenses VIP trip for two to GABS Sydney 2024.