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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 – North End – Salt and Wood Stout Varadero

It is the BeerJerkNZ beer of the week time, and it’s always good! North End Brewing Co produce the North End Salt and Wood Stout Varadero, which happens in Waikanae Beach, … Continue reading

September 16, 2021 · Leave a comment

Herevana – North End – Iron Sands

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

September 16, 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 – Garage Project – Double Pernicious Weed

Here we have: Garage Project Double Pernicious Weed. Super special beer. Pernicious Weed is an outstanding and iconic beer for many (and I confess to enjoying it many times) Garage … Continue reading

September 11, 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 – Duncan’s Tiramisu

Duncan’s Tiramisu. I’d written recently about Stouts where I mentioned that I’d noticed that this was available but I hadn’t purchased it. Well colour me surprised I went and brought … Continue reading

September 10, 2021 · Leave a comment

Herevana – Duncan’s – Toasty Marshmallow

Duncan possibly king of the Pastry Stouts, and a master of the Lactose addition. He’s only done a Marshmallow one! Duncan’s Brewing Co. make the Duncan’s Toasty Marshmallow Paraparaumu, Wellington, … Continue reading

September 10, 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 – Lakeman – Black Jack Gold

On the face of it a normal stock Stout, on the can a whole new story. I was tipped onto this by someone who also couldn’t belive what a hidden … Continue reading

September 8, 2021 · Leave a comment

Herevana – Epic – Portamarillo Rebooted

Epic Portamarillo Rebooted, a beer made with Tamarillos. Lots of 10 year celebrations going on, and this is obviously amongst them, and from reviews by others it’s rather nice. I … Continue reading

September 7, 2021 · Leave a comment

Herevana – Deep Creek – Basilica

Deep Creek Basilica. Once again 2013 was the first time I had this, and it’s back as part of the 10th anniversary re-brews. And very welcome it is too. Vanilla … Continue reading

September 4, 2021 · Leave a comment

Herevana – Deep Creek – Lupulin Effect NEIPA

Deep Creek Lupulin Effect NEIPA. This one, well this one was a beer that took it up a notch, I remember a taste that was a bit like lilac or … Continue reading

September 4, 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 – Deep Creek – Dusty Gringo

Part of the 10 year re-brew and they’ve really done themselves well with this 4 pack. It’s easy to forget that I’ve been drinking this since 2012, and enjoyed many … Continue reading

September 3, 2021 · Leave a comment

Herevana – Choice Bros – Caffeinated Consciousness

Coffee Porter. Well that’s new. I’ve recently pondered over additions to Stout, and so a Coffee Porter should not surprise me, but it does. Choice Bros. Brewing made the Choice … Continue reading

September 2, 2021 · Leave a comment

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