The term “hero” is bandied around far too often these days. However, Andrew Childs from Behemoth Brewing Company is one of my personal beer heroes. I often tell him so after a few Tasty Beverages.
Once every 12 years the best rugby players from England, Ireland, Wales and Scotland put aside their long-standing differences, pull on the hallowed red jersey and head south to try and beat the All Blacks, hands down the best team in the world. The British and Irish Lions (better known as the LIONS! LIONS! LIONS!) [1] will play ten matches here starting on 3 June 2017.
Wednesday, 26 April 2017 17:37

Hold the phones – Hops in the Hopinator

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I have many powers – and they are pretty sweet –
Tuesday, 18 April 2017 16:18

Harvest Pilsner - 5%

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It's back! - NZ's highest awarded Pilsner! You can enjoy our Fresh Hopped Quadruple Medal Winner from Wednesday April 19th! Launched exclusively for Hopstock 2017 Enjoy bold citrus aroma, passionfruit and tropical notes with a crisp, dry pilsner finish and savour those hops!
Wednesday, 12 April 2017 18:53

And I for one welcome our Hopstock overlords...

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The Craft Beer Capital (CBC) people are wonderful. Every year they organise Hopstock, a Wellington-wide celebration of sticky, green hopped, resinous and, frankly, sensual fresh hopped beers simply to honour my birthday.
Wednesday, 12 April 2017 13:33


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Enjoy a good pint of beer on a Monday? The time has come. Now you can, at ours! The grand opening of Mondays commencing 1st May 2017 and to celebrate we are offering 2-4-1 In-house rolled Wagyu Beef Dumplings with chili cashew soy (2x plate of 4's). That sauce is so good we get told off for trying to clear peoples plates even though the dumplings have been consumed! Hours…