Naming a beer used to be easy.  You simply put the name of the brewery in front of the style of the beer. 
Wednesday, 11 July 2012 09:36

Kelburn Village Pub

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Ballads and Blues from the Back Porch   Laura Collins and the Back Porch Band will be back delivering what they like to call ‘ballads and blues from the back porch’ at the Kelburn Village Pub on Sunday 15th July.   Special Guests on the back porch this month – Robbie Duncan on soulful acoustic guitar will be standing in as our lead guitarist. Cindy Muggeridge and Marian Price-Carter –…
Thursday, 05 July 2012 15:46

Middle of an Era

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Immediately below... Recovery Mode Dry July Lemur Attack Force Dale's Brewing New Release Saturday Music On Tap Now and Soon Departures Recovery Mode Thank you to everyone who came along last night and turned July the 4th into our busiest Wednesday ever. And we're especially grateful to our own Sam Whitney who donned his old chef-hat and flag-cape for just long enough to create some splendidly fitting 4th of July…
Friday, 29 June 2012 14:32

500th Beer lands today!

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Congratulations to Aidan,  the winner of our 500th Beer competition. He will take home a CBC T-Shirt to rock about town & a $50 voucher from Thorndon New World. BSB (7.5%) Full Wintery Lager  Beerworks Ski Beer, a beer to keep you warm on and off the slopes. Can be consumed warm and cold. The flavours of the star anise, cloves and cardamom will give you that nice warmth, so…
Thursday, 28 June 2012 15:51

Back to the Recent Past

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Immediately below... News and Social Networking Brewery Britomart July 3 and July 4 Live Music Lemur Attack Force News and Social Networking There have always been at least two schools of thought at Hashigo Zake about electronic social networking. There are those of us who believe that technology should help human interactions by being unobtrusive and above all, discreet, taking note of increased sensitivities in western societies to the sanctity…
This week's Malthouse blog - June 26th 2012 Wellington is the Craft Beer Capital, Nelson is the Craft Brewing Capital and Auckland is making a credible bid to be crowned the Craft Brewpub Capital. In the last eighteen months or so, a number of new venues have joined the likes of Galbraith’s Ale House and Hallertau Brewbar in making their own beer right on the premises.