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Newcastle DraughtKeg review

Over the weekend I tapped that Newcastle five liter DraughtKeg that was sent to me, and I have my impressions wrapped up in the guise of a review. First off, it presents a somewhat imposing presence in the refrigerator; five liters is equal to 1.32 gallons and with the extra hardware on top there is only really room on the top shelf of my fridge. The directions say to refrigerate for 10 hours (or put … Continue reading →

Received: Newcastle DraughtKeg

This is the largest item I have yet received for promotional purposes: It’s a five liter “DraughtKeg” which can operate as a standalone mini-keg, or be used in the “BeerTender” keg system (proprietary to Newcastle and Heineken, I believe). And yes, it’s full of beer. I’ve reviewed Newcastle Brown before, so that’s not breaking any new ground. But I am curious as to how well this works, and will report back accordingly.