Pursuit of Hoppiness

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Behemoth Fresh PrincE Of Mt Eden

Monday 22 April 2024

This West Coast style IPA (albeit a remarkably hazy one) goes for the tried-and-true Nelson Sauvin…

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News

Garage Project Open New Bar in Christchurch

Thursday 18 April 2024

Garage Project are indisputably the crowned kings of kiwi craft brewing, so it’s always a rare…

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Features

Craft Beer Version 3.0 — What’s The Future

Wednesday 17 April 2024

I was in my local coffee spot buying beans when a friend stopped to say gidday.…

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Features

The Beer Project Summer Roadie

Monday 15 April 2024

The Beer Project was conceived in July 2009 as a two-year project to document the 50-odd…

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Two Thumb Green Bullet Fresh Hop English IPA

Monday 15 April 2024

For as much as I’m a champion of fresh hop beers, I’ll be the first to…

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Features

Double Vision’s Fresh Hop Triple Treat

Monday 8 April 2024

Double Vision Brewing are taking fresh hop season to a new level, with a triple treat…

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Brothers Beer Gamma Daydream

Friday 5 April 2024

Fresh hop season is upon us, and with it, Fresh Hop Watch 2024 begins… Feedback from…

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Southfarthing Girdly Fine Grain Amber Ale

Tuesday 2 April 2024

I was recently brought back a souvenir from a trip to Hobbiton, and uniquely amongst souvenirs,…

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Thief Brewing Steal the Show

Tuesday 2 April 2024

My recent visit to Thief Brewing could hardly be called travel, situated practically on my doorstep…

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News

8 Wired For Sale

Wednesday 27 March 2024

8 Wired Brewing is up for sale. But fear not, there’s good reasons for it, with…

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Opinion

Galbraith’s — Old-Fashioned Heaven

Monday 25 March 2024

The first beer I fell in love with was something warm and whiffy in a warm…

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Features

Profile: Tuatara Head Brewer Paul Roigard

Monday 25 March 2024

Paul Roigard should really brew a Radler — the Tuatara head-brewer is a mad keen cyclist…

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