Monthly Archive:: August 2007

30 Aug 2007

Beer Haiku: Typing Exercise

Today’s beer haiku offering – on this sad day – is from Lammiepies Old Man: The quick brown fox jumps.Over pints of Speckled HenI’m the lazy dog. Glass tip – as always, Beer Haiku Daily
30 Aug 2007

Beer Writer, Advocate and Pioneer Passes Way.

I’ve just received this tragic news… To the Beer Writing Community, It is with deep regret that we must inform you of the passing of Michael Jackson, the Beer Hunter, who died yesterday at his home in
29 Aug 2007

Room for rent in Wellington Beer enthusiasts haven

Ever dreamed of living in a pub? I have a room for rent in a beer lovers dream home. I run an English style homebrewery with attached home bar south of Brooklyn Wellington. My ales are served
23 Aug 2007

Friday Reading

From the Wellingtonian with kind permission, a column on beer lists, and beer and food matching: I once bemused an impeccably dressed waiter in a fine (and expensive) Wellington restaurant by asking to see the beer list
23 Aug 2007

Beer Haiku: Your Turn

Every week, I find a new personal favourite beer haiku. This week, something in this poem speaks to my Scottish soul. It is called Your Turn and, as ever, it is by the mighty Captain Hops: Come
22 Aug 2007

“mmm” – new Tasman winter ale featured at 2nd Nelson Beer Fete

The 2nd Nelson Beer Fete takes place on Friday Sept 7, 5.30-10.30 at The Granary, Founders Park, Nelson. Featured breweries this time will include Hallertau Copper Tart, Emersons 1812 , Founders Fair Maiden, Mussel Inn Captain Cooker,
16 Aug 2007

Beer Haiku – A day without beer

Today’s Friday Beer Haiku was written by Captain Hops over at Beer Haiku Daily to apologise for his server problems. A day without beeris like… well… I’ll have to getback to you on that. Glass Tip –
16 Aug 2007

The Salient Points about Beer

This column on budget beers prompted a letter to the editor suggesting I could not handle the strength of Flame beer: Sometimes an exasperated student will lean back in their chair, close their state-of-the-art laptop, take out
14 Aug 2007

UK lager has had its day

UK consumers will drink on average 11 litres or 19 pints less of the product by 2012. The new findings will make difficult reading for the country’s brewers, who may face the possibility of having to enter
10 Aug 2007

Beer Haiku – Duvel

A haiku poem about Duvel from the pen of Captain Hops: a patient pour yieldsgolden heady goodness anddevilish mischief Glass tip – Friday fun from Beer Haiku Daily