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Melbourne breweries

5 Craft Beer Breweries to Visit This Spring

The craft beer movement is in full swing in Melbourne (and surrounds). Today, there’s only the odd bar or pub that doesn’t have at least a couple of craft beers on tap. However, if you’re after the full craft beer experience we’d recommend a trip out to these craft breweries where you can down  a crafty pint and learn a thing or two about the brewing process. The Crafty Squire (James Squire Brewhouse) | 127 Russell St, Melbourne James Squire, a featured name is the craft beer world, have set up their own microbrewery within the Melbourne city center (the only one in the CBD), located in the iconic venue formally known as the Portland Hotel. Sample the much celebrated range of James Squire varieties (my personal favourite, The Chancer Golden Ale) and hand-crafted special ales brewed onsite. If you’re feeling peckish, try same true Australian delicacies including crocodile meatballs, emu koftas and chermoula roasted kangaroo. Mountain Goat Brewery | 80 North St, Richmond  From humble beginnings as a backyard project in the mid 90’s to now …