Monthly Archive:: February 2014

21 Feb 2014

Session beers pack a flavour punch

This post was originally published on this siteWe spent a recent weekend in Wellington attending X-ale, an “extreme beer” festival organised by Hashigo Zake. By extreme they meant extreme styles, like barrel ageing, weird ingredients and souring
20 Feb 2014

The Wow Files: Epic Lager

This post was originally published on this site Not just for necking furtively at rock concerts any more! The Beer: Epic Lager (5.2% abv) The Venue: The best club in New Zealand – the Ruakura Club. I’d
19 Feb 2014

The Wow Files: Epic Lager

This post was originally published on this site Not just for necking furtively at rock concerts any more! The Beer: Epic Lager (5.2% abv) The Venue: The best club in New Zealand – the Ruakura Club. I’d
7 Feb 2014

Red tape threatens community events

This post was originally published on this siteWaitangi weekend is Sevens Rugby weekend in Wellington. Media will be awash in images of the drunken costumed revellers, and certain Wellingtonians will leave town to avoid the whole melee.