Events this week
Behemoth Brewing 3rd Birthday - 3pm, Friday 15 July, Lumsden Free House, 444 Khyber Pass Rd, Newmarket, Auckland.
Invercargill Brewery Tap Takeover - 5pm, Friday 15 July, Punky Brewster Craft Beer Fillery, 22B Tyne Street, Christchurch
Garage Sunday's with Wellington Chocolate Factory - Sunday 17 July, Garage Project Taproom, 91 Aro Street, Wellington. We're going to be cracking some of our extra special cellar bottles open and matching each beer with a WCF chocolate! And as a shout out to our lovely Aro Valley mates we are also donating money from each flight to Aro Valley Community Centre's mural project. Beers to be matched with chocolate are Triple Day of the Dead, Hellbender, Two Tap Flat White and Chateau Aro, we will also have chocolate sommelier Geoseph on hand to talk you through each chocolate!
Sip & Savour with the Villas and Emerson's Beer Matched Dinners - 6pm, Thursday 21 July, Villas cafe, 290 Montreal St, Christchurch
National Sculpin IPA Day - Friday 22 July, 12 astounding venues comprehensively covering the length and breadth of the county. Almost.
IPA Festival - 6pm 23 July, Space Academy, 371 St Asaph St, Christchurch
Beer Hunter movie screening - Tuesday 26 July, Galbraiths Alehouse, 2 Mt Eden Rd, Grafton, Auckland
Behemoth Brewing 3rd Birthday - Thursday 28 July, Rogue & Vagabond, Wellington
9th Annual West Coast IPA Challenge - 29 July, Malthouse, 48 Courtenay Pl, Wellington
Behemoth Brewing 3rd Birthday - Friday 5 August, Pomeroys, Christchurch
Road to Beervana - 7-14 August, various venues in Wellington and, for the first time ever, Christchurch.
British Tap Takeover - Wednesday 10 August, One Fat Bird, 162 Karori Rd, Karori, Wellington
Beervana - 12-13 August, Westpac Stadium, Wellington. Tickets available now already!
Zeelandt Negra Royale (6.1%) - Negra Royale is a blend of black beers; London Porter and Schwarzbier which has been aging for 12 months in a tempranillo wine barrel. A secondary fermentation has occurred in barrel giving this dark ale a slightly sour acidic kick. Available now at Hashigo Zake, 25 Taranaki St, Wellington.
Sunshine Brewery Waikanae IPA (6.5%) - Classic hop-fuelled American Pale Ale, dominated by Mosaic hops, a touch of Cascade and Amarillo, and a light malt backbone to support. Available tomorrow from the brewery taproom.