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  • The weather was so dreadful last night that rather than go to Eden Park to watch the rugby, I shunned my Blues season tickets for my couch a bottle of Harrington’s ‘The Belgian Tempest’ spiced Belgian strong ale. Here’s what I thought of the beer… ABV: 7% Blurb on the bottle: Why mess with tradition […]

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  • Mac’s Interstate APA Review

    23 April 2018 - Best Beer HQ

    Mac’s Interstate APA Review

    As autumn sets in, I thought I’d take a quick look back at one of my favourite beers of the past summer: Mac’s Interstate APA. ABV: 5% Blurb on the bottle: Highways criss-cross America from sea to shining sea, helping us get super-sized truckloads of Mosaic and Citra hops down from the Pacific Northwest to […]

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  • Mike’s Flight of the Falcon APA Review

    8 April 2018 - Best Beer HQ

    Mike’s Flight of the Falcon APA Review

    Moving sucks. Am I right? After a full-on day of moving heavy furniture, scrubbing the old place clean, and unpacking everything at the new place, I felt like a craft beer was in order. Luckily, I had this bottle of Mike’s Flight of the Falcon APA rolling around on the bottom shelf of my fridge, […]

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  • Mike’s ‘One More Pale Ale’ Beer Review

    25 March 2018 - Best Beer HQ

    Mike’s ‘One More Pale Ale’ Beer Review

    I bought a sampler box of six different beers by Mike’s craft brewery in Taranaki, so expect to see a few of those beers reviewed here at Best Beer HQ in coming weeks and months… ABV: 5.5% Blurb on the bottle: M is for Meerkats, and Malfunctioning Munitions. M is for Motueka hops and More […]

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  • Garage Project Bliss Lager Review

    18 March 2018 - Best Beer HQ

    Garage Project Bliss Lager Review

    When I saw this beautiful-looking can of Garage Project’s Bliss Lager, I knew I had to have one at the beach. Props to Mount Maunganui artist Ross Murray for the striking design. ABV: 4.5% Blurb about the beer: Bliss, a state of complete happiness and harmony. You can find it in the most familiar of […]

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