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Herevana – McLeods’s -Smugglers Bay Hoppy Saison

Smugglers Bay Hoppy Saison – Bottle 1632 of 2000. All the beers are special treats, some a special specials, I look forward to each and every one of them McLeod’s … Continue reading

October 6, 2021 · Leave a comment

Herevana – North End – Saison Du Nectar

I purchased a mix case of North End beers, something from all parts of the spectrum, Sours, Saison, Pales to Stouts. A really nice bunch of people at BeerHug in … Continue reading

September 23, 2021 · Leave a comment

Herevana – North End – Secret Garden Herb Saison

I purchased a mix case of North End beers, something from all parts of the spectrum, Sours, Saison, Pales to Stouts. I got this from the lovely people at BeerHug … Continue reading

September 15, 2021 · Leave a comment

Herevana – North End – Bines That Bind Us

I purchased a mix case of North End beers, something from all parts of the spectrum, Sours, Saison, Pales to Stouts. They’re not big on hazy beers though. North End … Continue reading

September 15, 2021 · Leave a comment

Herevana – The ladder – Urbanaut – Imperial Saison

I quite like a Saison and so the idea that you can crank that up to something else is extremely appealing, to me. I’ve started with this, the 1st of … Continue reading

August 14, 2021 · Leave a comment

Herevana – Wilderness – Lignum

Wilderness Lignum – a familiar Style but a new brewer, it’s all happening. When I say familiar style I mean whoa! triple naked Saison, what could possibly go wrong? Wilderness … Continue reading

March 27, 2021 · Leave a comment

Herevana – Rhyme and Reason – Don’t Wine It’s Beer

After a short holiday where all I did was have a good time I’m back home in the late summer sun having a good time, mostly with beer, cheese and … Continue reading

February 12, 2021 · Leave a comment

Beer – #1,087 – Mythica – Kirnis

It’s time to visit one of two ends of the spectrum of beer styles, or one of two points on the beer compass as you will with a couple of … Continue reading

October 22, 2020 · Leave a comment

Beer – #1,072 – Emporium – Rapscallion

Emporium Rapscallion. It’s the Beer Jerk beer of the week, and although I don’t usually write about these beers, we are of course in differs times, where the next craft … Continue reading

March 26, 2020 · Leave a comment

Beer – #1046 – Craftwork – Riverstone ’10

Craftwork Riverstone ’10.  A beer brewed for a celebration. I don’t think that it was me opening a beer on Sunday they brewed it for, but we live in hope. … Continue reading

July 7, 2019 · Leave a comment

Beer – Vinyl Sunday with Clements and Daughter where Bob Dylan played his part

One of the great things about Social Media is the randomness of things. Sometimes it veers off to the ‘social’ as it is supposed to be. So when this happens, … Continue reading

March 24, 2019 · Leave a comment

Beer – #1007 – Craftwork – Grisette

Craftwork Grisette. A quite specific and unusual style of beer, one that has the purist drooling in anticipation, and brings the the brewer a kudos among their peers. Apparently. Sweet … Continue reading

September 27, 2018 · Leave a comment

Beer – #938 – Wild and Woolly – Coeur de Cerise

Wild & Woolly Coeur de Cerise – it’s a saison not a sour 🙂 But I do have a sour beer from this brewer in the fridge, stand by and … Continue reading

June 2, 2017 · Leave a comment

Beer – #917 – Craftwork – Anniversaire 2016

Saturday starts here, Craftwork Anniversaire 2016, a quiet day, I went to the park to watch the first game of the football season, should have taken sun cream. so I settle … Continue reading

April 1, 2017 · Leave a comment

Beer – #910 – Brekeriet – Brillant

Brekeriet Brillant. A Saison. Beer Club beer, and another in the job lot of Swedish beers lately.  They’ve been alright though, and the BeerJerk NZ beer club is proving good … Continue reading

March 9, 2017 · Leave a comment

Beer – #901 – Craftwork – Saison Zest

Craftwork Saison Zest. Craftwork, quietly making a bit of name for themselves. Also it’s Sunday and that means I have a vinyl record to play. with a big rocky head … Continue reading

February 12, 2017 · 3 Comments

Beer – #891 – Nomad – Long Trip

Thursday, BeerJerkNZ beer club night, and tonight it’s a Nomad Long Trip, A Saison. I love a good Saison. ..some fantastic unique.. This then is a bottle of a beer … Continue reading

January 26, 2017 · 3 Comments

Beer – #838 – To Øl – Fuck Art – The Heathens Are Coming

The Heathens Are Coming  indeed. Swears on a beer label too, what’s it all coming to? I’ve been known to have a few swears now and again, I’m not comfortable … Continue reading

September 11, 2016 · 4 Comments

Beer – #836 – 8 Wired – Saison Sauvin

I had this beer as beer #5 way back when, and when I thought it was 9 on the arbitrary scale. I’ve had a few beers since then of course … Continue reading

September 9, 2016 · Leave a comment

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