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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 · 2 Comments

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 · 4 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

Beer – #613 – Carlsberg – Elephant

Carlsberg Elephant, a blast from the past, blasting the music, and blasting the numbers, and blast the party. En god gammaldags elefant.  A 500ml can of a beer of 7.2% ABV, … Continue reading

June 6, 2015 · Leave a comment

Beer – #612 – 8 Wired – Tall Poppy India Red Ale

I had this ways back when, in a bottle, the 8 Wired Tall Poppy India Red Ale. So tonight it’s the same but different, different but the same, same same and … Continue reading

June 5, 2015 · Leave a comment

Beer – #611 – ParrotDog – Rarebird Kakapo Wet-Hopped IPL – Bottle

ParrotDog Rarebird Kakapo. A Fresh Hopped IP, a Wet-Hopped beer. Also in a limited run of 126* bottles – the same as the total number of Kakapo in the wild! … Continue reading

June 5, 2015 · Leave a comment

Beer – #610 – McLeods – Great Migration IPA

“The Great Migration”, from McLeod’s, a brewer in  Waipu that has morphed from or grown from being a pizza joint into something much bigger. A Beautiful Monster A 500ml bottle … Continue reading

June 3, 2015 · Leave a comment

Beer – #609 – Harrington’s – The Forgotten

Got a really pleasant surprise package from the nice people at Harrington’s Breweries, a bottle of a limited (I’d say one off) “The Forgotten” Unique beer, unique music, unique numbers … Continue reading

May 31, 2015 · Leave a comment

Beer – #608 – 8 Wired – HopWired IPA – a redux

Back to the future, with a beer that made me smile first time around, and since. This is the standard version of  Hopwired. From the keg. Who has ever smelled … Continue reading

May 30, 2015 · Leave a comment

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Philip Walter

Philip Walter

A One Man Mexican Wave

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