Thursday, 08 June 2017 15:18

Oatmeal Stout 4.3%

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A blend of rolled oats and speciality roasted malts make this a pleasant, full flavoured and delicately smooth tasting.  With caramel, coffee, chocolate and nut like flavours dominant, the black hue and creamy head finish the beer off perfectly.
You might be familiar with one of the Americas largest craft breweries Lagunitas, Spanish for Small Lake, Brewing Co. Founded in 1993 by Tony Magee in Lagunitas, California, and moved a year later to nearby Petaluma, California, when they quickly outgrew their original location. Since the mid-2000s, Lagunitas has been one of the fastest-growing craft breweries in the United States and is now coming to New Zealand. Next Tuesday the…
Friday, 02 June 2017 16:25

A Juneful of News

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BorderStop BorderStop is a popup outlet store for beer, that happens tomorrow afternoon at our sibling business Beer Without Borders. BWB is strictly a wholesale business, but for the first time this year it has a special licence for one afternoon. So tomorrow only, anyone (of legal purchase age) can rock up and buy six packs, mixed packs and cases of beer straight from the same cool store that retailers…
Thursday, 01 June 2017 10:17

Malthouse adopts a Number 8 Wired mentality

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8 Wired Brewery has been on the Kiwi craft beer scene so long (since October 2009) that I have almost figured out whether it is spelled 8 Wired or 8Wired.
We are very proud to be helping Winter Ales Festival continue to run in Wellington for 2017 - #WAF2017 SOBA's Winter Ales has historically been one of our favourite Wellington beer events, and we were gutted to hear the initial rumours that it may not be taking place this year. Kudos to two of our fantastic local beer personalities (Jane Street & Jay Taylor) for taking the management reigns and…
Beer Bar and Brewery Walking Tour - Courtenay quarter Starting at The Third Eye, 30 Arthur Street, Te Aro, Wellington Friday 30 June 2017 12:00pm – 4:30pm Buy tickets here: Join Craft Beer College for a walking tour of some of Wellington's finest beer bars and breweries. Let their experienced, beer-loving host show you around, and showcase some of our great beers and breweries. The walking tour is all inclusive and includes: - Visits…