Monthly Archive:: March 2013

31 Mar 2013

BAR OF THE MONTH – March

This post was originally published on this siteNew Zealand Real Ale Bar of the Month for March is The Woolston Hop. In the five months since opening in Woolston, The Twisted Hop has swiftly reclaimed its spot
22 Mar 2013

Inside The New Zealand Beer Festival 2013

This post was originally published on this siteSo for a long time, we’ve been avid fans of the New Zealand Beer Festival, ever since our first back in 2007 – where I first laid tastebuds upon Epic
17 Mar 2013

Peak Brewery

This post was originally published on this sitePeak Brewery, Masterton. The Peak Brewery, situated on a lifestyle block midway between Masterton and Carterton, has been running Sunday sessions recently, during which their Mendip Bitter has been served
14 Mar 2013

Queenstown Brewers Steam Brew

This post was originally published on this site It’s not everyday you hear of a completely new startup brewery. Well actually I lie, it pretty much is at the moment. However, most new breweries are still a
14 Mar 2013

Queenstown Brewers Steam Brew

This post was originally published on this site   It’s not everyday you hear of a completely new startup brewery. Well actually I lie, it pretty much is at the moment. However, most new breweries are still
11 Mar 2013

End of a sporadic blog, the beginning of a regular one

This post was originally published on this site   Hi all I start every blog apologizing about how long it has been since my last blog post was written. I guess I could do that again, but
10 Mar 2013

Too Craft or Not Too Craft?

This post was originally published on this siteWell folks, the recent NZ herald article (http://www.nzherald.co.nz/nz/news/article.cfm?c_id=1&objectid=10868971) has, as per usual in the beer scene, caused a little bit of carbonation. While i did take a bit of an
10 Mar 2013

Too Craft or Not Too Craft?

This post was originally published on this siteWell folks, the recent NZ herald article (http://www.nzherald.co.nz/nz/news/article.cfm?c_id=1&objectid=10868971) has, as per usual in the beer scene, caused a little bit of carbonation. While i did take a bit of an
8 Mar 2013

Epic Mosaic Review

This post was originally published on this site Last year Epic released the first of its single hop series with Zythos. Zythos is referred to as a new hop but is in fact a mix of several
8 Mar 2013

Epic Mosaic Review

This post was originally published on this site Last year Epic released the first of its single hop series with Zythos. Zythos is referred to as a new hop but is in fact a mix of several