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  Reply # 663112 27-Jul-2012 21:07 Send private message

floydbloke: Dryjuly why?

Is this some sort of organised charity/fundraising or just a self imposed abstinence?

I saw the Hop Zombie in New World today but felt it was too pricey at $11 for a 500ml bottle.

Opted instead for a "Sir Walter" from the Wanaka Beerworks. I was a little disappointed with it to be honest, too frothy and too yeasty for my taste.


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I have 10x Hop Zombies in my wardrobe patiently waiting.

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  Reply # 663117 27-Jul-2012 21:30 Send private message

scottjpalmer:
floydbloke: Dryjuly why?

Is this some sort of organised charity/fundraising or just a self imposed abstinence?

I saw the Hop Zombie in New World today but felt it was too pricey at $11 for a 500ml bottle.

Opted instead for a "Sir Walter" from the Wanaka Beerworks. I was a little disappointed with it to be honest, too frothy and too yeasty for my taste.


https://nz.dryjuly.com/profile/scottpalmer

I have 10x Hop Zombies in my wardrobe patiently waiting.

Ah, thanks.  Good on you and your fellow dry-folk.  Only 5 days until zombie-heaven.







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  Reply # 666179 2-Aug-2012 13:39 Send private message


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  Reply # 666197 2-Aug-2012 13:50 Send private message

kiwitrc: Come on Beervana.


http://www.nzherald.co.nz/business/news/article.cfm?c_id=3&objectid=10824086&ref=rss


Got my ticket for Saturday evening. 




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  Reply # 666200 2-Aug-2012 13:52 Send private message

Friday Evening for me, my mates, my son and his mates.

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  Reply # 666502 2-Aug-2012 19:53 Send private message

House on hood (Hamilton) sold it's 50L keg of Hop Zombie in two hours!

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  Reply # 666507 2-Aug-2012 20:05 Send private message

I'm plannin on going Friday evening. Just need to get my tickets soon, I missed out last year waiting until the day before!

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  Reply # 666741 3-Aug-2012 09:58 Send private message

sbiddle: I'm plannin on going Friday evening. Just need to get my tickets soon, I missed out last year waiting until the day before!


Yeah, it is definitely a growing event. Try TradeMe if you do miss out, I have heard of tickets being sold there by people who can't use the tickets they have bought. 




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  Reply # 666754 3-Aug-2012 10:15 Send private message

Happy IPA day everyone!

Celebrating with a Hop Zombie later on... what will you guys be drinking!?

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  Reply # 666764 3-Aug-2012 10:25 Send private message

ubergeeknz: Happy IPA day everyone!

Celebrating with a Hop Zombie later on... what will you guys be drinking!?


I'll be swinging by a vendor of fine potations on my way home to pick up whatever makes my mouth water. If the zombie is in the house, it may indeed be on the menu.

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  Reply # 667681 5-Aug-2012 08:27 Send private message

Not sure how many folks look at our frontpage or come directly to the forums, so this could have been missed - Luke doesn't post much in his blog here but this sounds promising...

You should subscribe to his RSS feed, just in case ;)





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  Reply # 667689 5-Aug-2012 09:13 Send private message

Here you go: epicorcon.co.nz



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  Reply # 673586 17-Aug-2012 09:16 Send private message

Beervana tonight. I have a spare ticket for the 6pm session if anyone is after one.

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  Reply # 673592 17-Aug-2012 09:27 Send private message

About to board my flight down for Beervana :-) WHOOP!



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  Reply # 673593 17-Aug-2012 09:30 Send private message

ubergeeknz: About to board my flight down for Beervana :-) WHOOP!


Thats dedication!

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