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August 2010 Blog Posts (5)

Beervarna: Electric Kool Aid for the masses.

Ahh, Beervarna.

I love it. I tend to have this recurring feeling the day after that I have just participated in some form of group hallucination fueled by a pharmacopeia of malt, hops and banter. And I’m just a wallflower; the dosage could well be…


Added by Bambule on August 30, 2010 at 10:30am — 6 Comments

Dear Sunday Star Times Editor

Dear Sunday Star Times Editor

Thanks for running the article “Pub turf war has small brewers in a froth over the two big players” by Esther Harward - Sunday Star Times on Sunday 29th August 2010 about the situation regarding the small breweries battle trying to get their beer on in bars and restaurants against Lion & DB’s anti-competitive… Continue

Added by nzbrewer on August 30, 2010 at 10:00am — 3 Comments

1st Brew on the Liberty Pilot Brewery.


After a great many hours in the workshop, countless welding flashes, a few trails... a few errors. After many a phone call from the Wife asking when I'll be home, and after more than my fair share of burns (from resting my arm on freshly welded steel) - Oh and I can't forget about all the singed eye brows, eye lashes, arm hair and head hair...


I have completed a trial batch on my best performing and ideal home brew system.




Added by JoKing on August 22, 2010 at 9:00am — 18 Comments

Still a rank amateur at the end of the day.

You're always learning new things about brewing when you're a brewer... like remembering important steps throughout the the brewing process. Especially remembering to put the temperature probe in the conditioning fridge when attempting to condition a nice robust Porter.

Dunno what I was thinking on this one, but I ended up with about 15 Liters of 8%…


Added by JoKing on August 4, 2010 at 1:30pm — 15 Comments

BEERVANA – A Beginners Guide

Beervana is the one time of the year that you can visit a single location in New Zealand and try the largest range of New Zealand brewed beers in one place. On offer there will be over 160 different beers from all around the country.

The benefits of this are you get the freshest beer from nearly every brewery in NZ, you get to discover many small breweries you may not have heard of and even less likely to visit them in… Continue

Added by nzbrewer on August 2, 2010 at 1:00pm — 2 Comments

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