Monthly Archive:: June 2014

26 Jun 2014

Print Sale

This post was originally published on this site June 27th, 2014 UPDATE: orders are open for the rest of the day today (Monday, 30th of June). I got a bit busy over the weekend so I will
25 Jun 2014

Pomeroy’s Epic Degustation Dinner

This post was originally published on this siteLast night I was in Christchurch doing a six course Epic Degustation Dinner at Pomeroy’s matched with six Epic Beers. Below is the menu from the evening. Initially I was
25 Jun 2014

Photographing Festivals, an Existential Dilemma

This post was originally published on this site If there was a World Cup for beer festivals then the SOBA Winter Ales Festival would have won. Great beers, great venue, plenty of old friends to catch up
23 Jun 2014

My Bar

This post was originally published on this siteSituated in Durham Street East, off Auckland’s High Street, My Bar offers the style and elegance of a contemporary wine and cocktail lounge combined with the warm, relaxed and friendly
21 Jun 2014

Wild Beer – ow yer

This post was originally published on this site I’m a lover of good food and beer. I cook, eat, brew and drink, always looking for new tastes and experiences. Over the last few years it’s been hard
21 Jun 2014

Wild Beer – ow yer

This post was originally published on this site I’m a lover of good food and beer. I cook, eat, brew and drink, always looking for new tastes and experiences. Over the last few years it’s been hard
19 Jun 2014

Gorgeous Gale’s lost for want of a gyle

This post was originally published on this siteI remember very clearly my first experience of Gale’s beer. The year was 1978 and I was holidaying with a group of friends in the Sussex town of Chichester, on
18 Jun 2014

BEER HAIKU #85 #86 #87 Ballast Point (USA) and Mikkeller (Denmark)

This post was originally published on this site#87 Ballast Point Habanero Sculpin IPA It’s to be hoped that anyone reading these expostulations is at least passingly familiar with Ballast Point’s iconic Sculpin IPA. This week, Hashigo Zake
18 Jun 2014

BEER HAIKU #85 #86 #87 Ballast Point (USA) and Mikkeller (Denmark)

This post was originally published on this site#87 Ballast Point Habanero Sculpin IPA It’s to be hoped that anyone reading these expostulations is at least passingly familiar with Ballast Point’s iconic Sculpin IPA. This week, Hashigo Zake
17 Jun 2014

Beer Fit for Our Queen

This post was originally published on this site It is not often one receives an invitation to a special event hosted by the British High Commissioner. So unlikely in fact, especially given the event was a craft