Monthly Archive:: August 2014

30 Aug 2014

Beervana in review

This post was originally published on this siteIt’s been a hugely busy week for the New Zealand beer scene in the last couple of weeks, most of the work happening silently behind the scenes. 2 weekends ago
28 Aug 2014

Cheers, a toast to craft beer

This post was originally published on this siteIf ever proof was needed, the results of this year’s Brewers Guild of New Zealand Beer Awards are evidence of the growth and improving quality of Kiwi-brewed craft beer.
27 Aug 2014

Beer writer wins industry accolade

This post was originally published on this siteMarlborough beer writer Geoff Griggs has been recognised for his outstanding contribution to the brewing industry of New Zealand.
27 Aug 2014

Cans and Bottles

This post was originally published on this siteSmall and independent brewers in New Zealand, the US and other markets are suddenly embracing the aluminium can in a manner not completely unlike the way winemakers adopted screw caps
27 Aug 2014

The biggest beer week of the year… again

This post was originally published on this site Last week was simply huge at Malthouse and, as far as I can tell, every other craft beer venue in Wellington. There were roving legions of craft beer fans
25 Aug 2014

RSS is Not Dead – Why RSS is Here to Stay

This post was originally published on this siteRSS as we all know is one of the oldest and most powerful weapons of mass content distribution for publishers and mass content consumption for readers. Launched back in 1999,
24 Aug 2014

Brewing up Empathy

This post was originally published on this siteI’m finding as I get older that empathy is a thing you learn in degrees. This struck me as I left The Twisted Hop on Saturday night from its ten
23 Aug 2014

The T-shirts of Beervana…2014 edition

This post was originally published on this siteIt’s Beervana time again in New Zealand, and just like last year and the year before that, we thought we’d give you an insight into the culture of New Zealand’s beer
23 Aug 2014

The T-shirts of Beervana…2014 edition

This post was originally published on this siteIt’s Beervana time again in New Zealand, and just like last year and the year before that, we thought we’d give you an insight into the culture of New Zealand’s beer
22 Aug 2014

Marlborough beers take out top awards

This post was originally published on this siteTwo Marlborough breweries have won awards in the 2014 Brewers’ Guild of New Zealand Beer Awards, announced in Wellington last night.