Wednesday, 19 September 2012 12:54

Brewery Opens

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The modern 1,000-litre microbrewery located in the Fork & Brewer brewpub will fire up for the very first time on18 September 2012.  Known as the Fork & Brewer Brewery, it will provide fresh beers exclusively to the Fork & Brewer which is located upstairs onBond Streetin centralWellington.    Fork & Brewer opened on 9 September 2011and is a top-class hospitality destination with an emphasis on the partnership between quality craft…
Tuesday, 18 September 2012 10:31


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Kelburn Village Pub Presents.......... Kelburnfest2012 October 20 4pm..... Back by popular demand, the little Wellington beerfest is back in October. Tickets include four drinks and special tap pricing on the day, a new beer released every hour, our German Beer Band to keep you in the mood and all the staff dressed up in traditional German Octoberfest costumes, your ticket also includes lots of  Beer Food to keep you going.…
Monday, 17 September 2012 09:06

Oh Lordy! The Funk is coming!

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The concept of beer is a simple one really. Create a fantastic beer, a bar puts it on, people love it, teenagers rejoice the moment they turn 18 and can feel the beautiful malts and hops tingle their taste buds! (So it would be in a perfect world) Sadly, Wellington was for a while a relative brewery wasteland in that for all the consumption, we were missing breweries. Luckily, that gap…
Thursday, 13 September 2012 15:49

Three Years On

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Immediately below... Three Music This Saturday The Pacific Beer Expo Imported Beer Three It has been an interesting week at Hashigo Zake. Monday saw our highly successful collaboration with Shinobi Sushi go off without a hitch, and our own Shigeo Takagi and Shinobi’s Tatsuhito Sasakura deserve congratulations for their superb six-course dinner matched with Japanese or Japanese-influenced beers. Later that night, as a few of us reflected on the magnificent…
Thursday, 13 September 2012 09:48

Kelburn Village Pub

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Laura Collins and the Back Porch Band  are back on the porch on Sunday 16th September at Kelburn Village Pub from 2 - 4pm to deliver their back porch blend of acoustic ballads and blues, with a little sass and yeehah. Along with Laura's 'heart of sleeve' and 'tongue in cheek' vocals expect to hear sweet guitar solos, southern style accordion, warm upright bass, heartstring pulling lapsteel and percussive drums. …
Thursday, 06 September 2012 16:01

Season 2

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Immediately below... 24 More The X-Ray Catz Japanese Cuisine and Beer 2012 Pacific Beer Expo Tickets On Tap Now Or Soon Shame 24 More In season after season of 24, Jack Bauer would take more physical and emotional punishment than any human could bear and still come back for another year. (Actually this is an assumption from someone who stopped watching after he survived a nuclear explosion.) But it would…