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Moppies Hops – Tuatara APA

Tuatara APA   Just a damn good beer. Citrus and pine flavours over a good solid malt base This is a bit of a classic from Tuatara, one of the country’s larger craft brewers. It’s become one of the staples and given its classic taste and blend of hops and …

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Moppies Hops – Garage Project Day Of The Dead

This is a spicy beer that delivers. Built on dark malts it’s a strong black lager with depths of flavour thanks to chipotle chili being nicely balanced by blue agave syrup, coco nibs and vanilla. Sometimes lots of chili doesn’t work in beer, sometimes it does. Garageproject made it work …

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Moppies Hops – North End Brewery Super Alpha

Super Alpha from North End Brewery. When wellington is the centre of beer then the Kapiti Coast becomes its north end. Light and slightly fruity to start with, then subtle lemon and a gentle bitterness. There is nice coriander note that comes through at the end Lovely beer, subtle and …

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Moppies Hops – Baylands Brewery Red Ryder

Red Ryder pours a lovely deep red colour with a nice strong head. The Rye is not overly sweet and sits under a nice hop bitterness. Not a lot on the nose, but it’s a really lovely easy to drink beer with mixed citrus tones and little pine on a nice …

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Moppies Hops: Townshends Fat Hand

Townshend’s is one of those awesome breweries that only makes great beer. They don’t have a have huge range, and they don’t do much that is experimental, but what they do make is just fantastic.   Fat Hand is a proper Strong Ale, at 7.8% it’s got some bite to …

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Moppies Hops Modern Times Blazing World

Hoppy, dank amber. This is super Hoppy, like sucking on the water in the bottom of the Christmas tree bucket bitter, with loads of pine resin and hoppy goodness. The nose is light and floral, from the can it’s fresh and inviting. First taste is bitter and clean, second taste …

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Dos Amigos Cantina – Review

Dos Amigos Cantina – Mission Bay, Auckland We were going to go to burgerfuel but it was packed, we had walked past Dos Amigos on the way and I had pointed out to my date that I wanted to try it and as the tides change so did we so …

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Hauraki Plains – Home Kill

Discretion Warning – Some people might find this difficult to watch.. This video is doing the rounds on the internet and after the crazy comments around the humanity of hunting from the people that buy their meat at the supermarket it’s good this video has gone somewhat viral Part 2 …

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Tested – Ben and Jerrys Icecream

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