Benchwarmer is back hosting the Pint of Origin for the Asia region at our neighbourhood beer hall in West Melbourne. All of our taps will feature freshly air-freighted Japanese kegs and one-off collaborations with your favourite Australia breweries alongside food pairings from our acclaimed izakaya kitchen.
Our schedule for Pint of Origin 2023 is as follows:
12/05 – Hop Nation x Nara Brewing 'Yugen' Chocolate Coffee Milk Stout launch + Nara / Inkhorn tap takeover (1st time in Oz)
13/05 – Banks Brewing x Inkhorn 'About The Seagulls' WCIPA launch + Nara / Inkhorn tap takeover (1st time in Oz)
14/05 – Deeds Brewing x Kyoto Brewing 'Lost In Translation' Japanese Quad launch + Kyoto tap takeover (1st time in Oz)
17/05 – Wolf Of The Willows x AJB Co Imperial Plum Gose launch + AJB tap takeover (1st time in Oz)
18/05 – One Drop x West Coast Brewing 'Yujo' Clean Fusion Cold IPA launch + West Coast tap takeover (best seller)
19/05 – Mountain Culture x Vertere 'Carpe Noctem' Oat Cream IPA launch + Vertere tap takeover (best seller)
20/05 – Range x Black Tide 'Pacific Drift' IPA launch + Black Tide tap takeover (1st time in Oz)
21/05 – Fox Friday x open air *Mystery Beer* launch + open air tap takeover (1st time in Oz)
Each event will double as a launch of the Australian version of the collaboration brew along with a tap takeover from the Japanese brewery. The majority of these breweries have never been available in Australia before and we will have packaged stock available from West Coast Brewing and Vertere.
Come and celebrate the finest craft beer that the Asia region has to offer!