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  Reply # 633849 1-Jun-2012 07:20
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I vote that this thread gets re-titled "What beer did you just drink and how was it?" and gets pinned.





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  Reply # 633857 1-Jun-2012 07:52
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I'm enjoying the Coopers Extra Stout from New World at the moment, although my favourite beer was the Tuatara APA when it used American hops ... although I hear through the hop-vine that we may soon get the original American hops version back sometime soon. That would be really great as I do so miss it. Can anyone verify?

 
 
 
 




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  Reply # 633872 1-Jun-2012 08:41
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floydbloke: I vote that this thread gets re-titled "What beer did you just drink and how was it?" and gets pinned.


Fine by me so long as events, venues etc can still be discussed.

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  Reply # 633874 1-Jun-2012 08:42
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Picked up a dozen Hop Rocker last night - on special at Countdown. They'll go down well tonight - poker night.

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  Reply # 634787 2-Jun-2012 19:57
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BlueShift: Picked up a dozen Hop Rocker last night - on special at Countdown. They'll go down well tonight - poker night.


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  Reply # 634790 2-Jun-2012 20:14
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Yeah I want to be drinking nice beers and playing poker damn it

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  Reply # 634803 2-Jun-2012 20:49
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Hamilton Wine Company now has kegs/taps of stuff..
They've got a dedicate Moa tap, an emersons tap and 2 other taps. (8 wired Hop wired and another one at the moment)

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  Reply # 634854 2-Jun-2012 23:19
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Wob:
BlueShift: Picked up a dozen Hop Rocker last night - on special at Countdown. They'll go down well tonight - poker night.


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haha, hop rocker isn't that great, nothing to be jealous about.
(Though fine to give to non-craft beer drinkers, I suppose)


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  Reply # 634912 3-Jun-2012 09:46
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So who is going to beervana ? 

And who is running sweepstakes on Steve Biddle leaving it too late ?





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  Reply # 635141 3-Jun-2012 18:45
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Shock: So who is going to beervana ??

And who is running sweepstakes on Steve Biddle leaving it too late ?


Me on both accounts.

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  Reply # 635535 4-Jun-2012 16:49
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If any of you are heading through Nelson at any point, get to the Free House - craft beer in a converted church. So good. 

http://www.thefreehouse.co.nz/



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  Reply # 635772 5-Jun-2012 06:16
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Shock: So who is going to beervana ? 

And who is running sweepstakes on Steve Biddle leaving it too late ?


Yep, 8 of us going Friday night. Last year a lot of the novelty beer was gone by Saturday afternoon so didnt get a chance to try them so should be good to go now.

Had a couple of Emersons London Porter Saturday, really nice smooth Porter.

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  Reply # 637906 8-Jun-2012 16:35
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Well its nearly Beer O'Clock on Friday, and, while I'll be sipping a cool Black Mac tonight, I'll mostly be looking forward to Hamilton's own mini-beervana tomorrow afternoon. It'll be magic - black magic: Emerson's, Yeastie Boys, Harrington's, Raindogs, Shunter's Yard, Epic, and so many more, including a few handpicked homebrews.
Porters and doppels and stouts oh my!

Jealous yet?

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  Reply # 637958 8-Jun-2012 17:43
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BlueShift: Well its nearly Beer O'Clock on Friday, and, while I'll be sipping a cool Black Mac tonight, I'll mostly be looking forward to Hamilton's own mini-beervana tomorrow afternoon. It'll be magic - black magic: Emerson's, Yeastie Boys, Harrington's, Raindogs, Shunter's Yard, Epic, and so many more, including a few handpicked homebrews.
Porters and doppels and stouts oh my!

Jealous yet?


Nope, i'm going too ;)


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  Reply # 637978 8-Jun-2012 18:24
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Had a good feed of Hop Zombie from the keg last night so I'm happy as!

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