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Sam and Dunc featured in the latest issue of Froth Craft Beer Mag! "Looks can be deceiving. The boys from Hop Nation look like two ordinary young men, but it turns out they are pro winemakers with 10 years’ experience each wrestling with grapevines in vineyards all around the world, and are now turning their love...

Stoked to have connected with rep Hops and More in NSW to represent Hop Nation to select bars, restaurants and retailers! Check out our find us page for a list of current stockists, and contact Brad Flowers at 0404 725 572 to get your NSW mitts on our beers!...

Dunc, Sam and the FIEND were on hand to help launch the newest collection of menswear from Melbourne designer HEW CLOTHING. Check out their site for some sweet gear!...

Stoked to be introducing THE BUZZ  - our American Red, and part two of our nation-based IPA series. THE BUZZ is a hop-inspired American red featuring all American hops – Amarillo, Symcoe and Mosaic, and boasting a big-ass malt profile. Layers of rounded red malt orbit a generous slue of piney,...

CONTEST CLOSED - CONGRATS @timpatrickr! We're celebrating IPA Day (and Sam's birthday!) with a one week long Instagram contest and giveaway for Victoria state (Australia) residents over 18 years of age. The lucky winner will take home a case (24 bottles) of our AUSTRALIAN IPA - THE FIEND and a HOP NATION tee! The...

Cheers to the "Fermented Follicle" aka @beardface151 for the sweet review - and photo - of THE FIEND: "The Fiend IPA 5.4% ABV. Part one of thier nation-based IPA series. Pro wine makers turned brewers and they are doing a great job. Pours a pale golden with small white head. Aroma...

Another great review, this time from Craft Beer Reviewer: "Hop Nation Brewing Co The Fiend Australian IPA (5.4%). First commercial beer from a new Melbourne brewery. The strong flowery aroma leads into a lovely, and exceedingly drinkable IPA. The malt profile is allowed to come through the hoppy citrus to give...

Sweet Instagram review from online beer review site www.craftbreweries.com.au:"@HopNationBeer #TheFiend#AustralianIPA pours a golden, orange colour with a soft white head. Passionfruit, lemon and pine on the nose flows seamlessly through to the palate, finishing crisp and dry. This #IPA sits more towards the #PaleAle end of the IPA spectrum making...

Nice little review from 250Beers.com - a Brisbane-based blog with 1600+ beer reviews under their belt! "The first release from Hop Nation, and the first of an Aussie-based IPA series - The Fiend (5.4%)...