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Herevana – Behemoth – Aotearoa Sculpin

Behemoth Aotearoa Sculpin – a throw back to those long ago days when this was readily and easily available in NZ – like 2013 ago Behemoth (Chur) Brewing Company make … Continue reading

September 18, 2021 · Leave a comment

Herevana – 8 Wired – Dynamite

A Black IPA – 8 Wired Dynamite. A Black IPA!!. There are beers in a style that just stand out for attention and this is for me one of those … Continue reading

September 17, 2021 · Leave a comment

Herevana – North End – Beach Hoist

The case of North End beers, something from all parts of the spectrum, Sours, Saison, Pales to Stouts a purchase from BeerHug in NZ . Super fast service and super nice … Continue reading

September 17, 2021 · Leave a comment

Herevana – McLeods – 802 #36

Here we have the newest 802, #36, the one with the Idaho 7 and Riwaka Hops I don’t confess to having all previous 35, I’m sure there are gaps, but … Continue reading

September 11, 2021 · Leave a comment

Herevana – Volstead – Mr Ombibulous

Volstead Mr Ombibulous West Coast IPA. How could you not smile when you try to pronounce that using your best Mr.Bean or Jeremy Clarkson voice. It is the BeerJerk NZ … Continue reading

September 9, 2021 · Leave a comment

Herevana – Deep Creek – Pontoon in a Monsoon

Deep Creek Pontoon in a Monsoon. Without a doubt one of the icon beers from Deep Creek. I made first note of this in 2014, and I know it’s been … Continue reading

September 3, 2021 · Leave a comment

Herevana – Isthmus – Cumulus

Isthmus Cumulus Hazy IPA. A Beer I had at the beginning of this year. It’s a dreary old afternoon, there’s rain and it’s quite chilly. It can only get better. … Continue reading

August 28, 2021 · Leave a comment

Herevana – Isthmus – Peak Haze

Isthmus Peak Haze. A beer I had first in October 2018 on tap, and a couple of times since. There’s not reason that I’m not going to enjoy this tonight … Continue reading

August 27, 2021 · Leave a comment

Herevana – Isthmus – 3D

Isthmus 3D IPA – August 2014 seems to be the first time I had this beer. That it remains a core beer for Isthmus says a lot, these are your … Continue reading

August 27, 2021 · Leave a comment

Herevana – Kereru – Totally Tops

Kereru Totally Tops is the latest in the monthly beers from Kereru. I always look forward to these beers, because they’re fresh, and because they come with lovely art on … Continue reading

August 26, 2021 · Leave a comment

Herevana – The Ladder – Three Boys – Prunus Stave

Three Boys Prunus Stave. I’m such a gatherer of beers that are unique, special, and are presented in a way that makes them look desirable. This is one of those, … Continue reading

August 14, 2021 · Leave a comment

Herevana – ParrotDog – Steve

I work with a top Bloke, Steve, and in jest suggested he buy us all a beer since it was his beer, and he obliged! The world needs more people … Continue reading

July 30, 2021 · Leave a comment

Herevana – GABS Edition – Funk Estate – Mos Definitely

That’s right, a proper beer festival beer pack for my Herevana experience. Herevana, a beer festival at my place. Because they’re in a list that I might or might not … Continue reading

February 28, 2021 · Leave a comment

Herevana – GABS Edition – Sawmill – Aotearoa IPA

That’s right, a proper beer festival beer pack for my Herevana experience. Herevana, a beer festival at my place. Because they’re in a list that I might or might not … Continue reading

February 28, 2021 · Leave a comment

Herevana – GABS Edition – Urbanaut – Luz Grapefruit Brut

That’s right, a proper beer festival beer pack for my Herevana experience. Herevana, a beer festival at my place. Because they’re in a list that I might or might not … Continue reading

February 27, 2021 · Leave a comment

Herevana – GABS Edition – Deep Creek – Zenith

That’s right, a proper beer festival beer pack for my Herevana experience. Herevana, a beer festival at my place. Because they’re in a list that I might or might not … Continue reading

February 27, 2021 · Leave a comment

Herevana – Coromandel – Hahei Doctor

Special beach edition #1. I’m having a good old time at the beach house, Bach, Crib or Holiday home, call it what you will, and of course it’s even more … Continue reading

February 1, 2021 · Leave a comment

Herevana – Avery – Hazyish IPA

Herevana wouldn’t be a thing if International beers didn’t get a mention. Avery Hazyish IPA is one of those beers. The local Liquorland to me (Forrest Hill) seems to have … Continue reading

January 9, 2021 · Leave a comment

Herevana – Three Boys – Dystopia Double IPA

Honestly I’ve got to stay in touch more with what’s going on, although most of the enjoyment in new beers is finding them unexpected. Double the surprise as this was … Continue reading

January 4, 2021 · Leave a comment

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