Monthly Archive:: September 2006

29 Sep 2006

EBB – Epic Beer Blog

Subscribe to the blog from epicbeer.com Latest post – “More MAYHEM” find out where you can taste Gold and Best in Class winner MAYHEM. Sign Up: http://epicbeer.com/blog/blog.html
28 Sep 2006

Celebration of the Oktoberfe@st

We invite you to join us for a special experience of German cuisine at “Der Metz” German Restaurant “Celebration of the Oktoberfe@st:German music, Jodelling competition, food and beer “Tuesday 31st October 2006 The extensive menu’ includes: Entrée
27 Sep 2006

Beer Links, my one weakness, my Achilles heel, if you will

It’s been a bit quiet on the blog this week, so here are some links to liven up the day: My latest newspaper column – this time on beer and food matching A write up of a
19 Sep 2006

Real ale champion dies as last beer is brewed

Mr John Young of the London family brewer Youngs and Co has succumbed to cancer at 85. Under the chairmanship of Mr John Young, Youngs and Co resisted the keg beer trend of the 1960’s and came
18 Sep 2006

BrewNZ – It’s a Wrap

The cream of NZ brewing rose to the top, yet again, at BrewNZ.  Epic, Limburg and Emerson’s picked up two best in class trophies apiece to continue the dominance of Messrs Nicholas, O’Leary and Emerson in the more
13 Sep 2006

Blenheim Beer Fest

Gibb’s Vineyard Restaurant and Moa Beer invite you to their annual Beer Fest. All the details are inside the RealBeer forum but the short of it is: Gibbs Vineyard Restaurant, 258 Jackson Road, Blenheim.Sunday 24th September 2006.Beers
11 Sep 2006

SOBA – Beer for all the right reasons

On Sunday, the Society Of Beer Advocates (SOBA) was officially launched at the Great New Zealand Beer Show. SOBA describes itself as an independent, non-profit society whose main aim is promoting a wider availability of better quality
10 Sep 2006

RealBeer in the News

RealBeer gets some media coverage in this little article from the Sunday Star-Times.  It’s light but fairly positive. Full story.
10 Sep 2006

Links a-plenty

Just a few new links to items of interest around the Internet Beer Community (IBC)… Beer Awards Results – Press Release here Article from The Wellingtonian on Bennett’s here And a report from a recent beer tasting
3 Sep 2006

Mini Great New Zealand Beer Show

The Mini Great New Zealand Beer Show promises to be a great event showcasing a number of craft breweries: Details: Saturday 9th SeptemberTwo sessions: 1030am -130pm and 230pm -6pm). Downstairs in the Old Bank Arcade (Lambton Quay,