Purvis Cellars

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Beers At Purvis Cellars

NameABVEntered
Bridge Road Brewers Mayday Hills T7.4%2/20/2017
Moon Dog / Beer DeLuxe Splice of Heaven6.9%12/29/2016
Saison Dupont Cuvťe Dry Hopping (2016)6.5%12/23/2016
Le Trou du Diable Shawinigan Handshake6.5%12/22/2016
Stiegl Radler Grapefruit2%12/22/2016
Straffe Hendrik Brugs Quadrupel11%12/21/2016
Fullerís Brewerís Reserve No. 5 Oak Aged Ale8.5%12/10/2016
Troubadour Magma Special Edition 2015 Triple Spiked Brett9.8%11/23/2016
Anchor Go West! IPA6.7%11/12/2016
Orkney Gold4.5%11/9/2016
Red Duck / Napoleone Grodziskie3.4%11/8/2016
Harviestoun Ola Dubh (21 Year Old)8%11/5/2016
Big Shed F* Yeah American Pale Ale5.5%11/4/2016
Bad Shepherd ESB (Brew Crew 01)4.9%11/1/2016
Red Duck / Napoleone Braggot9.9%10/30/2016
La SirŤne Urban Pale5.2%10/28/2016
Old Wives Ales Hair of the Dog XPA5.8%10/27/2016
Bellís Porter5.6%10/26/2016
St. Bernardus Pater 66.7%10/24/2016
Harviestoun IPA (5.8%)5.8%9/13/2016
Big Shed / Doctorís Orders Dr Shedlove (2016)9%9/11/2016
Red Duck / Napoleone Sahti5.6%9/9/2016
Collective Arts Rhyme and Reason5.7%9/4/2016
Third Coast Old Ale10.2%9/3/2016
Founders Sumatra Mountain Brown9%7/19/2016
Struise XXX Rye Quad Reserva (Bourbon Barrel Aged)10%5/25/2016
Mythos5%3/14/2016
Stone Cali-Belgique IPA (Cali-BelgiŽ)6.9%3/9/2016
Mikkeller Wit Fit6.2%2/23/2016


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  • AMBIANCE 3/5
  • SERVICE 7/10
  • SELECTION 12/15
  • FOOD N/A
  • VALUE N/A
  • OVERALL 13/20
nate2g  (1178) Boomtown!, Australia | September 26, 2009| Updated August 9, 2012
Placed an order online with Purvis and it arrived at my doorstep in Brisbane two days later. Fast, efficient service and a great range of beers available, and thereís always something new on offer. Reasonably priced as well. Cheers guys! Update August í12. Visited the Bridge Rd. shop. Nice big space with a lot of bottles here. Canít be sure on what sort of turnover they have but some beers looked past their best before date (PA, IPAs and the like). Stick to local beers and you should be safe.
88
  • AMBIANCE 4/5
  • SERVICE 9/10
  • SELECTION 13/15
  • FOOD N/A
  • VALUE 6/10
  • OVERALL 18/20
duale  (1) , Australia | June 8, 2009
An absolute cracker of a find. Spent a good hour there chatting with staff who were quite happy to recommend. A fantastic range with discounts and benefits for members.
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  • AMBIANCE 4/5
  • SERVICE 10/10
  • SELECTION 15/15
  • FOOD N/A
  • VALUE N/A
  • OVERALL 19/20
johninmelb  (16) Bristol, England | May 6, 2009
What a find! Being an ex-pat Melburnian this place was a real treat - a far better selection than pretty much any place Iíve been, including in Belgium and the UK. Some of the more obscure beers are represented including Mikeller, a good range of Flying Dog, a bunch of quality Aussie micros (and some lesser quality ones), and a whole host of continental and UK beers. The chap who served me was enthusiastic and helpful, and knowledgeable with it. What a beer retailer should aspire to be.
88
  • AMBIANCE 4/5
  • SERVICE 9/10
  • SELECTION 13/15
  • FOOD N/A
  • VALUE N/A
  • OVERALL 18/20
Threepwood  (3) , Australia | April 6, 2009
While the interior is a bit run down the selection is fantastic and Simon has a huge knowledge of his product line. This is a great place to go and just browse beers to find something to take your fancy. An unparalleled selection of small Aussie brewers as well as an impressive international line up. Make time for a visit, I dont think you will be disappointed.
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  • AMBIANCE 3/5
  • SERVICE 7/10
  • SELECTION 13/15
  • FOOD N/A
  • VALUE N/A
  • OVERALL 18/20
Thomo  (6) Doncaster, Australia | August 6, 2008| Updated July 31, 2009
It might by a distance from the centre of town.You have to look sharp or you will miss it. BUT! the trip is worth it even if you keep going round in circles to find it. The range of beers I am not sure is the biggestbut, it has to be definetly the best. Anything Cantillon to Brewdog to Sierra Nevada, itís got the lot. Staff are friendly enough, place needs a touch up though. A fair dinkum MUST!
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  • AMBIANCE 3/5
  • SERVICE 5/10
  • SELECTION 12/15
  • FOOD N/A
  • VALUE N/A
  • OVERALL 18/20
UnholyBrewing  (26) Central Florida(Upper Hell), Florida | July 11, 2008
I was very impressed at the selection, especially in the belgian\german section. They even had a bargain bin, which is a rarity, these types of places are usually out to ream you. The staff seemed nice enough, and I guess they do have a discount if you buy more than 6. I will return there for sure, I was impressed.
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  • AMBIANCE 4/5
  • SERVICE 7/10
  • SELECTION 12/15
  • FOOD N/A
  • VALUE N/A
  • OVERALL 15/20
voota  (91) Melbourne, Australia | June 30, 2008
Great selection of beers from around the world, most recently a bunch of dupont and brew dog. If youíre after new rates, this is the place to come.. they have a fantastic selection of aussie micros and brittish ales. Prices are fair, but you get a 10% discount if you buy more than six which is a solid deal. They have beer tasting sessions occasionally, and the staff like to have a chat about the nice beers. Its a bitch to get to/from from the city though if youíre carrying a box of beers.
86
  • AMBIANCE 4/5
  • SERVICE 9/10
  • SELECTION 13/15
  • FOOD N/A
  • VALUE N/A
  • OVERALL 17/20
highlandlad  (52) Blue Mountains, Australia | June 12, 2006
The east coastís best bottle shop by a country mile. First place in Australia where Iíve found twice as many new rates as I could carry. Bought around 20 singles and could have bought at least 20 more if I had another pair of hands for carrying. Just as an example, this place had four different Ethiopian beers. (If Ethiopia is anything like Tanzania, thatís probably two more than the average Ethiopian bottle shop.) There was also a good selection of Brits and Belgians, and a huge range of Victorian micros and a few from WA. The staff were friendly, knowledgeable and attentive. They know about RateBeer and they appreciate our support. The good news for us interstaters is that a mail order service is planned in the next four months. The shop is a bugger to get to but very much worth it. I took the train (15 min wait, 30 min journey, 10 min walk after asking for directions) there and a tram back. The tram stop is 30 metres from the shop so itís the best option.
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  • AMBIANCE 3/5
  • SERVICE 9/10
  • SELECTION 12/15
  • FOOD N/A
  • VALUE N/A
  • OVERALL 16/20
Sully  (14) Potts Point, New South Wales, Australia | May 4, 2006
Not only the best grog shop in Melbourne but probably the entire east coast. The competition is in the west of course but this shop also attempts seriously (and successfully from what I can see) to be a fair dinkum wine loverís place as well. Very knowledgeable and friendly staff and a great range of Aussie beers. I took the 109 out there and sure enough, it is sure a hike. A good 40 minutes on a fairly light traffic day. I ended up buting a fair range that meant I also needed to buy a back pack to transport my booty home to Sydney. My only wish is that this place produced a regular list. Difficult I know.
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  • AMBIANCE 3/5
  • SERVICE 10/10
  • SELECTION 14/15
  • FOOD N/A
  • VALUE N/A
  • OVERALL 17/20
Lunkie  (7) Glen Iris, Australia | March 12, 2006
Fantastic for beer. Fantastic for wine. The staff are always very helpfull. Only 5 minutes from home! Just about every micro brewery in Australia. Loads from Europe also. They also have tasting sessions!
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  • AMBIANCE 4/5
  • SERVICE 9/10
  • SELECTION 13/15
  • FOOD N/A
  • VALUE N/A
  • OVERALL 17/20
DrunkenCumquat  (3) Canberra, Australia | September 4, 2005
Man, this place is awesome - so many Vic micros Iíd never even heard of, and very helpful staff. They did me up a discount on a sixpack of stuff they generally just sold as six singles, gave me about 20% off it. Very impressed - and itís only just down the road from my Grandmaís, much better than if it were in the CBD, haha!

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