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Deep Creek Leo extroverted Hazy IPA

Thursday 11 August 2022

Reviewer Josh Lee says Deep Creek Leo Extroverted Hazy IPA is the best hazy he's tried…

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What’s on offer at Beervana

Thursday 11 August 2022

I'm already licking my lips at what's on offer at next week's Beervana festival in Wellington…

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Boneface The Wolf Bites Back Triple Cold IPA

Wednesday 10 August 2022

Boneface The Wolf Bites Back Triple Cold IPA is a complex mix of sharp citrus and…

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Best in Black: Stout Challenge

Wednesday 10 August 2022

Tim Newman brings an insider's view on the increasingly popular NZ Stout Challenge in Christchurch

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Hop Federation Glory Glory West Coast IPA

Wednesday 10 August 2022

I love the team at Hop Federation and I think they love me because they are…

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Parrotdog Boring Beer Oat Milk Hazy IPA

Tuesday 9 August 2022

Parrotdog and Boring Oat Milk have joined forces to make Boring Beer, an oak milk hazy…

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Kainui back to the big time

Monday 8 August 2022

Far North cult favourites Kainui Brew Co have returned to the big time with an outstanding…

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8 Wired Tour De Flandres

Monday 8 August 2022

8 Wired’s Tour des Flandres spent the better part of three years ageing in red wine…

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Yeastie Boys Gunnamatta Earl Grey IPA

Friday 5 August 2022

Yeastie Boys are back in New Zealand, getting their beer brewed under contract with bStudio in…

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Three Sisters step up in class

Friday 5 August 2022

Three Sisters stepped up from winning Champion Microbrewery in 2021 to be this year’s champion small…

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Zeelandt Brunhilde’s Fate

Thursday 4 August 2022

Hawke’s Bay classicists Zeelandt won a gold medal at the recent NZ Beer Awards with this…

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North End Grisette Brett Reserve

Wednesday 3 August 2022

North End have taken a distinctively floral grisette, and added a twist by bottle conditioning it…

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