22 Sep 2016

I see red, I see red, I see red: Hunt for the Red October

This post was originally published on this siteI see red, I see red, I see red: Hunt for the Red October It is fair to say that I have a complicated relationship with the colour red –
17 Sep 2016

The Dark Veil

This post was originally published on this siteWhen we ferment and age our beers in barrels a skin called a pellicle forms across the top of the beer helping to protect the beer below from oxidation. This
16 Sep 2016

Where the Mild Things Are: Session Beer Session 2016

This post was originally published on this siteEarlier this week, the Malthouse Blog provided perhaps the definitive and most practical guide to inform voting preferences in this year’s Wellington City Council elections by quizzing the contenders about
14 Sep 2016

Finally, politics that matters – Mayoral candidates talk about beer (world exclusive)

This post was originally published on this siteFinally, politics that matters – Mayoral candidates talk about beer (world exclusive) The Malthouse Blog – now in its 372nd issue – has long prided itself on being socially aware,
8 Sep 2016

Staff Profiles in Courage 6: Handsome, softly spoken, in charge

This post was originally published on this siteStaff Profiles in Courage 6: Handsome, softly spoken, in charge Welcome to the sixth instalment of the predictably popular Malthouse blog feature titled “Staff Profiles in Courage.” This semi-regular format
6 Sep 2016

Grill Meats Garage Project – Saturday 8 October

This post was originally published on this site On Saturday 8th of October our Wellington RC Steph has organised an amazing beer and food afternoon at Grill Meats Beer featuring Garage Project! It’s for SOBA members only,
31 Aug 2016

From the Beer Vaults: Attempt to clear my desk – ends poorly

This post was originally published on this siteFrom the Beer Vaults: Attempt to clear my desk – ends poorly I am currently in week two of tidying my home office. If you don’t recall ever having read
25 Aug 2016

Yeastie Boys: “In which I talk about Stu’s pants – again”

This post was originally published on this siteYeastie Boys: “In which I talk about Stu’s pants – again” My professional and personal study of beer over many years has generated a number of themes which reappear periodically
19 Aug 2016

“In a completely sane world, madness is the only freedom”: Reflections on Beervana Week 2016

This post was originally published on this site“In a completely sane world, madness is the only freedom”: Reflections on Beervana Week 2016 The Road to Beervana – as it so eloquently promised – led directly to Beervana
17 Aug 2016

Craft Beer, Industry and Insights

This post was originally published on this siteIt’s been a while since I wrote anything. So here is probably ten posts’ worth of ranty text. For the last couple of years, at this time of year, the