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Beer – #624 – 8 Wired – Flat White Coffee Milk Stout

Stouts clearly a thing at the moment. Sweet Stout, Sweet music, Sweetspot and  a sweet spot. If you are not a Kiwi, chances are you might not know what a … Continue reading

June 26, 2015 · 3 Comments

Beer – #623 – Sparks Brewing – Frontier Extra Stout *keg*

Still to come: A confused beer ‘ Outlander’ or ‘Frontier’, music to confuse, confusion in numbers, and a confusion of numbers. Chocolate on the nose, dry and roasted taste with … Continue reading

June 25, 2015 · 2 Comments

Beer – #622 – Moon Dog – Mummy Have A Bite

Odd beers, odd music, odd numbers and the odd party or two. BeerJerkNZ  beer club – week 3. Get in! ‘ … Biting into a toffee apple….. Barrel aged, toffee apple, … Continue reading

June 25, 2015 · Leave a comment

Science Fiction Friction

I’ve had occasion to watch some tv and the odd film and have some thoughts about what I’ve been watching. and no particular order I’m just going to put it … Continue reading

June 21, 2015 · Leave a comment

Beer – #621 – Hop Federation – Barrel Aged Stout

Winter beer for the shortest day or Matariki or Winter solstice a time for long beers, short songs, short a number, and a short party. A deep dark black colour with a coffee … Continue reading

June 20, 2015 · 5 Comments

Beer – #620 – Obolon – Strong

Obolon Mitsne – a Strong beer, strong music, strong with numbers and strong turnouts  A cup of this beer will be appropriate during cold periods of the year. 500ml bottle … Continue reading

June 19, 2015 · Leave a comment

Beer – #619 – Obolon – Premium

Ukraine! so exotic beer, exotic music, usual numbers and members of the party. “It is highly stable beer with special freshness and saturation,  It has a distinct taste” 500ml bottle … Continue reading

June 19, 2015 · 1 Comment

Beer- #618 – Coronado – Islander IPA

Week two of BeerJerkNZ Beer Club. This week an IPA.  Mermaid beer, Siren Songs, Singing the numbers and Sea you at the party. What would a mermaid drink?‏ The 330ml bottle … Continue reading

June 18, 2015 · Leave a comment

Beer – #617 – Tuatara – Black Wellington Chocolate Factory Chocolate Stout

A beer with a long name,  Black Wellington Chocolate Factory Chocolate Stout, a long song, a long division and long time at a gathering. “If you’re going to do a … Continue reading

June 14, 2015 · 2 Comments

Beer – #616 – Asahi – Asahi Super Dry

Japan then, Asahi Super Dry, a beer more common, Fresh, crisp and clear – with a sharp delivery that slakes thirst before slipping gently on. Slightly odd sized 633ml bottle … Continue reading

June 12, 2015 · 3 Comments

Beer – #615 – Townshend – Key Stone Milk Stout

Week one of the BeerJerk Beer Club, and I smiled. Dark Beer, Dark Music, Dark numbers and party after dark Dark and delicious This is a 500ml bottle of a … Continue reading

June 11, 2015 · 3 Comments

BeerJerk – just like a book club but with beers

I signed up and paid for a membership to an outfit calling themselves BeerJerk a NZ only enterprise at the moment, but it might have legs. The premise is that they deliver … Continue reading

June 10, 2015 · 2 Comments

What’s in a rate?

Originally posted on Beersay:
The problem with rating anything is that it is personally subjective, plus there are so many variable external influences that can, or could, influence the reviewers…

June 7, 2015 · Leave a comment

Beer – #614 – Yeastie Boys – Her Majesty 2014

Yeastie Boys Her Majesty 2014. A beer that took ages to appear on the shelf, and then I’ve left it in the fridge for a while, and this completes the … Continue reading

June 7, 2015 · Leave a comment




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