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Herevana – Altitude – Southern Lights

Altitude Southern Lights I this weeks beer of the week with the BeeerJerkNZ people. A Pale Ale. Altitude Brewing make the Altitude Southern Lights and they do that in  Queenstown, … Continue reading

October 14, 2021 · Leave a comment

Herevana – Small Gods – Lucifer’s Share

Small Gods Lucifer’s Share. It’s the beer of the week for the BeerJerkNZ beer club. Like a book club but for beer, a delicious new beer every week. This one … Continue reading

October 7, 2021 · Leave a comment

Herevana – Boatrocker – Miss Pinky

It’s the BeerJerkNZ beer of the week. Here we have: Boatrocker Miss Pinky Raspberry Berliner Weisse. I’d be expecting something light and easy going with a splash of Raspberry. Apparanty … Continue reading

September 23, 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 – The Theoretical Brewer – The 1st Finch

The Theoretical Brewer The 1st Finch is the BeerJerkNZ Beer of the week, its like a book club but for beer, every week a new one. Also this another new … Continue reading

August 26, 2021 · Leave a comment

Herevana – Whistling Sisters – English Bitter

Whistling Sisters English Bitter – get in! The BeerJerkNZ beer of the week, it’s a like a book club but for beer. There’s something very comforting about a pint of … Continue reading

August 19, 2021 · Leave a comment

Herevana – Whistling Sisters / Small Gods – Mother, Maiden, Crone

A collaboration between Whistling Sisters and the Small Gods in this beer called Mother, Maiden, Crone. It’s the BeerJerkNZ beer of the week. Whistling Sisters Beer Co make the Whistling … Continue reading

August 19, 2021 · Leave a comment

Beer – #1,098 – Small Gods – The Fall

Small Gods – The Fall. Occasionally a beer appears on the radar that seems quite outlandish and quite unusual that it demands and deserve more attention and inspection. So it … Continue reading

July 25, 2021 · Leave a comment

Herevana – Small Gods – Satan Satan Satan

Small Gods, Satan Satan. Worth the presentation alone, jet black can with a magnificent artwork and then dripped with red wax, it’s very arty. Small Gods Brewing are a small … Continue reading

July 8, 2021 · Leave a comment

Herevana – Zeelandt – Brunhilde’s Fate

It’s been a while since I’ve written in words, rather than just made a short IG post about beer, (you can Check our the Insta here), I haven’t stopped drinking … Continue reading

June 19, 2021 · Leave a comment

Beer – #1,081 – North End – Pit Boss

North End Pit Boss is a Smoked Dopplebock (or Rauchbier) –  and it’s Beer Jerk beer of the week. sweet and bready This is a beer that is  7.0% by … Continue reading

April 12, 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 – #1,065 – Whistling Sisters – Red Pils

Whistling Sisters, Red Pils, It’s the BeerJerk beer club beer of the week. The 253rd different brewer for this project. I say project because that’s the popular word for most … Continue reading

December 26, 2019 · Leave a comment

Beer – #1,064 – Emporium – Reuben the Red 2019

Emporium Brewing Reuben the Red – I liked the idea of a Spiced Red Ale, it’s sounds like an Anti-Flanders Red type of beer, but spices and Star Anise made … Continue reading

December 21, 2019 · Leave a comment

Beer – #1053 – Misfit – Haring

Misfit Brewing Haring. A White IPA! The third in a 3 beer series, and it’s a been a while coming I had the other two back in February 2019.  If you … Continue reading

October 17, 2019 · Leave a comment

Beer – #995 – Deschutes – Black Butte XXVIII

Deschutes Black Butte XXVIII. I can’t keep putting it off and it has to be drunk, and it’s 1st December and the season of good cheer and all that. and … Continue reading

December 1, 2017 · Leave a comment

Beer – #986 – Deschutes – Jubel 2015

I have a Deschutes Jubel 2015. Another unusual to see beer in New Zealand, this is one that I’ve been looking forward to getting to, even though it’s only been … Continue reading

October 22, 2017 · Leave a comment

Beer – #985 – Stone – 08.08.08 Vertical Epic

Sunday, Vinyl Sunday…. and I have for the beer a  Stone – 08.08.08 Vertical Epic, or if you can say it in one breath – A  Stone 20th Anniversary Encore … Continue reading

October 15, 2017 · Leave a comment

Beer – #983 – Moon Dog – Jumping The Shark 2013

Moon Dog Jumping The Shark 2013. Barrel-Aged, Truffled Imperial Stout. It’s been in someone else’s cellar, it’s been in my fridge and now it’s at the front of me and I’m … Continue reading

October 1, 2017 · 1 Comment

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