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Beer – #877 – Wells – Banana Bread

Wells Banana Bread beer. It’s an awful long time ago that I had this, and on checking it came up as beer #13 in the list, back when it was … Continue reading

December 8, 2016 · Leave a comment

Beer – #876 – Moa – Festive IPA (Belgian Edition)

Moa Festive IPA (Belgian Edition), a fusion of Belgian yeast and IPA styles, what’s that about? The 500ml bottle of a beer that is 60-85 IBU things and of 6% … Continue reading

December 3, 2016 · Leave a comment

Beer – #875 – Moa – Festive IPA (Red Edition 2016)

Christmas beer you’d think, the Festive IPA (Red Edition) but it’s a beer festival drink. I think. Just happens to be festive season.(Originally brewed for Marchfest 2015) perfect for the changing  This … Continue reading

December 2, 2016 · Leave a comment

Beer – #874 – Northern Monk – Communion

BeerJerkNZ beer of the week and it’s Northern Monk Communion. Brewed in collaboration with the legendary Swedish band Opeth. a collaboration This is a 330ml can of a beer that is 5.1% … Continue reading

December 2, 2016 · Leave a comment

Beer – #873 – Garage Project – Cookies and Cream

Garage Project Cookies & Cream. A collaboration of sorts, a beer made for a well known establishment, but not one I’m familiar with, or have visited,  in a style of … Continue reading

November 27, 2016 · 3 Comments

Beer – #872 – Epic – Danger Zone

Epic Danger Zone. Of course I thought of Archer, but no not this time. Epic loves you 5.5 % ABV making it 165 calories  a serve size, this 500 ml … Continue reading

November 25, 2016 · Leave a comment

Beer – #871 – BrewDog – Elvis Juice

That’s right, BrewDog Elvis Juice. A Grapefruit infused IPA .  Who Knew. Well Elvis Dickie & Elvis Watt knew is who knew. This is the beer they make at BrewDog. a … Continue reading

November 24, 2016 · Leave a comment

Beer – #870 – 8 Wired – Rendition

8 Wired Rendition. I loved the Belgian style ales I had recently, and despite drinking a lot of IPA, and a fair amount of Stouts I’d probably pick an Abby … Continue reading

November 19, 2016 · Leave a comment

Beer – #869 – Sawmill – I Love Ugly

Friday night and it’s time for the Sawmill I Love Ugly Extra Pale Ale. before the BBQ starts and I get otherwise distracted. I’m enjoying this back to beers in … Continue reading

November 18, 2016 · Leave a comment

Beer – #868 – Thornbridge – Mirrors

Thornbridge Mirrors it’s  BeerJerk NZ beer of the week, and this week the music match is already made . sherbet and citrus 4.5% ABV in a 500ml bottle,  135 calories a … Continue reading

November 17, 2016 · Leave a comment

Beer – #867 – St. Bernardus – Abt 12

St. Bernardus Abt 12. I’m not finishing the afternoon without the beer I thought I was going to have.🙂. Tiny bottle with a big punch. a full-bodied taste and a … Continue reading

November 13, 2016 · Leave a comment

Beer – #866 – Sawmill – Christmas Ale

Sawmill Christmas Ale, the closest of which I can find is the Christmas Dubel, it’s probably me that’s confused here. Fruitcake 500 ml bottle of a beer that is 8% ABV … Continue reading

November 13, 2016 · Leave a comment

Beer – #865 – Brewdog – Albino Squid Assassin

riiight Brewdog. Albino Squid Assassin. BeerClub beer of the week, and because I’ve been busy it’s a couple of days later than normal, but I’m sure they’ll forgive me. up-front intensity … Continue reading

November 12, 2016 · 6 Comments

Beer – #864 – Garage Project – Party and Bullshit

Garage Project Party and Bullshit. Beer in a Can. Nice can art, for their 5th birthday according to the can notes. I wonder if it’s an either/or Party or BS. … Continue reading

October 29, 2016 · Leave a comment

Beer – #863 – Almanac – Mandarina

Almanac Mandarina, it looked so nice, and it wasn’t a local beer, and I need to broaden the horizons occasionally, after all this is about a beer you can get … Continue reading

October 28, 2016 · Leave a comment

Beer – #862 – Moor – Union’Hop

BeerClubNZ beer, this is  weekly treat, ultra modern 330ml can of a beer that is 4.1% ABV, that’s about 120 calories a serve, 1.07 standard drinking units in NZ is … Continue reading

October 27, 2016 · Leave a comment

Beer – #861 – Heineken – Light

Oh yes, I’m an equal opportunities beer drinker, and a couple of these Heineken Light things landed on my doorstep, gift sample. I thought it was a decent thing for … Continue reading

October 24, 2016 · 1 Comment

Beer – #860 – North End – Oud Bruin

North End – Oud Bruin. BeerClub beer of the week, the days roll round quickly. Flanders Brown. A beer style I’ve only had a couple of times and I recall really … Continue reading

October 19, 2016 · Leave a comment

Beer – #(1)883 – Carlsberg – The Grandfather

I have the privilege and pleasure to have been at the launch and tasting of the Carlsberg Rebrew project  – The Father of  Lagers,  and so this post is all … Continue reading

October 16, 2016 · Leave a comment

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