Burleigh Brewing Company

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Burleigh Brewing Company
Industry Alcoholic beverage
Founded 2006
Headquarters 17A Ern Harley Drive, Burleigh Heads, Queensland
Products Beer
Owner(s) Peta and Brennan Fielding[1]

The Burleigh Brewing Company is a brewery in Burleigh Heads, Queensland and is the only one on the Gold Coast, Queensland.[2]

History[edit]

Burleigh Brewing Comapny was established by Peta and Brennan Fielding in 2006,[3] with the first beers brewed in May 2007, and the first beers released in August 2007.[4] Fielding previously owned Brew Moon Hawaii in Waikiki, worked for the Oxford Brewing Company in Brisbane and helped established Moo Brew in Hobart.[5]

Beers[edit]

  • Duke Helles (3.5% alc/vol), a European style lager.
  • Duke Premium Lager (4.8% alc/vol)
  • Big Head (4.2% alc/vol)
  • 28 Pale Ale (4.8% alc/vol), an American style pale ale.
  • HEF (5.0% alc/vol), a German-style, unfiltered hefeweizen (wheat beer).
  • My Wife's Bitter (4.8% alc/vol), a classic English Bitter brewed with English specialty malts.
  • Figjam IPA (7.0% alc/vol)

Awards[edit]

In 2012 the HEF won the Gold Medal for 'South German-Style Hefeweizen/Hefeweissbier' at the Brewer's Association World Beer Cup.[4][6][7]

In 2013 the Burleigh Brewing Company were named the 2013 Telstra Queensland Business of the Year.[8]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Burleigh Brewing Company, Burleigh Heads - Explore Australia
  2. ^ Burleigh Brewing Company - Queensland Holidays
  3. ^ "If You Brew It, They Will Come: Case study: Burleigh Brewing Company". Business & Industry Portal. Queensland Government. Retrieved 14 May 2014. 
  4. ^ a b Lewis, David; Marshall, Candice (30 May 2012). "Gold Coast brew takes out top beer award". ABC Gold Coast Radio. Retrieved 14 May 2014. 
  5. ^ "Who the Firkin Hell is Brennan Fielding". 250 Beers. 10 January 2014. Retrieved 14 May 2014. 
  6. ^ "World Beer Cup 2012 - Winners List" (pdf). Brewer's Association. 2012. Retrieved 14 May 2014. 
  7. ^ "Coast brewer wins big at 'Olympics of beer'". Gold Coast Bulletin. Retrieved 14 May 2014. 
  8. ^ "Independent Craft brewery named Telstra Queensland Business of the Year". Telstra Business Awards. Telstra. 16 July 2013. Retrieved 14 May 2014. 

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