Monthly Archive:: September 2007

27 Sep 2007

Beer Haiku – It’s tapped!

Beer Haiku was absent last week because it was at Galbraiths Alehouse. It has no regrets. This week’s beer haiku by Captain Hops celebrates the start of Oktoberfest: Six million peopleRaise their beers and their voices.One day,
27 Sep 2007

Local brew continues its winning habit

COCK & Bull’s Monk’s Habit beer celebrates its 10th year of production with another gold medal and Best in Class win at the recent Brew NZ Beer Awards. Monk’s Habit is not only the most awarded beer
26 Sep 2007

2007 SOBA National Homebrew Competition

Press Release: Society of Beer Advocates (SOBA) Inc.26 September 2007 The Society of Beer Advocates (SOBA) are pleased to announce the opening of entries for the 2007 SOBA National Homebrew Championship. The competition, which will see one
24 Sep 2007

One bottle of Heineken beer in a bowl = 15 dead snails and two dead slugs

Despite my initial enthusiasm for the beer trap concept (one bottle of Heineken beer in a bowl = 15 dead snails and two dead slugs), new evidence suggests it may have been beginner’s luck. More Here
18 Sep 2007

Westcoast Brewing plans $100m growth

Founder and director Paddy Sweeney – self-dubbed “good bastard”, author and raconteur – said Westcoast Brewing was aiming to have 40 bars and restaurants in Australia and New Zealand over five years, and was eyeing Britain and
18 Sep 2007

Malthouse Radio Ad (mp3) by Neil Miller

This is the first of a series of radio ads for the Malthouse in Wellington done by Neil Miller. This first one could be called “Vegetable Loyalty” Download and listen .mp3
18 Sep 2007

Colin Paige in Portland, Oregon (mp3)

Brewfest 2007 from Radio NZ – This Way Up with Simon Morton Recommend | Sat, 04 Aug 2007 01:56 Colin Paige beams in from Portland, Oregon where 50,000 beer fans have gathered for three days. Download Part
17 Sep 2007

BrewNZ 2007 – Awards – Photos & Video

Over the next week we will be adding more images and video to the BrewNZ 2007 website. If you have photos or video to share please email for the images and video.
17 Sep 2007

Cornwall Park: Campbell’s Brewery exhibition

Auckland Heritage Festival Cornwall Park: Campbell’s Brewery exhibition Discover more about the history of brewing in New Zealand, and John Logan Campbell’s brewing legacy, including his ownership of Domain Brewery, which merged to become Lion Brewery. Photo
17 Sep 2007

Hallertau comes to Hamilton

Hamilton just became a better place to be for some of us. The Ruakura Campus Club is about to get Hallertau beers on tap. The Club might be Hamilton’s best kept beer secret, and I had to