HI Beer Blast

Hawaii Beer Blast #20: Your Weekly Craft Beer Update

Hi Beer Blast

Welcome to the HI Beer Blast, your weekly guide to what’s new at Hawaii’s best craft beer bars, restaurants, brewpubs and more. You’ll also find info on local beer events. New blasts go out every week on Thursdays.

1. Real A Gastropub
New Beers:

  • Hitachino Nest White Ale
  • Sierra Nevada Belgian Blonde IPA
  • Thornbridge Russian Imperial Stout
  • Maui Brewing Company Lemongrass Saison


Monday, June 10th – Summer Sippin Session Beer Tasting: 5 different styles of beers. $25. We will be pouring 5 different thirst quenching beers that go well with the weather heating up for summer. Limited Seating available.

Tuesday, June 11th – Shelton Brothers Tap Attack Part 2 – Beers TBA

2. Bar 35


Wednesday, May 15 – House of Brews – What Ales You. Each week a different theme and EIGHT different beers to be tasted. Andy Baker, Hawaii’s own encyclopedia of all things beer, is on hand to explain and enlighten. Tasting includes Chef Valentini’s pizza. Majority of tastings run $25 per person.

3. Murphy’s
New Beers:

  • Maui Brewing/Lost Abbey Brewing Lemongrass Saison
  • Sam Adams Little White Rye
  • Big Island Brewhaus White Mountain Porter, Overboard IPA and Golden Sabbath Belgian Golden Strong in bottles

4. Liquor Collection
New Beers:

  • Fonteinen Oud Geuze
  • Mahrs Mastadon Lager
  • La Choulette Ambree
  • John Smith’s Extra Smooth Ale
  • Mad River Double Dread Imperial Red

New Beers:

  • Rogue XS Old Crustacean Barleywine Style Ale
  • Rogue XS Dead Guy Strong Ale
  • Rogue XS Imperial India Pale Ale
  • Rogue Morimoto Imperial Pilsner
  • Guinness Irish Beer Discovery Pack with Smithwick’s Irish Ale, Smithwick’s Pale Ale, Guinness Black Lager and Guinness Draught (all in cans)

6. Pint + Jigger
New Beers:

  • To Øl Goliat Coffee Stout
  • Sam Adams Summer Ale
  • Anderson Valley Summer Solstice
  • Maui Brewing Company Coconut Porter
  • Coronado Hibiscus
  • Anchor Brewing Breckle’s Brown

7. Big Island Brewhaus
New Locations:


Liquor Collection
Real a Gastropub
12th Avenue Grill
Monkey Pod Kitchen Ko’olina


Leilani’s Ka’anapali
Roy’s Ka’anapali
Hawaii Liquors
Maui Brewing Co. Kahana
Monkey Pod Kitchen Wailea

8. Moana Surfrider

Fathers Day Beer Fest
Sunday, June 16 2013
4:00 PM – 7:00 PM
The Beach Bar

Treat your dad to a beer fest this Father’s Day. Taste up to 20 different beers from Samuel Smith, Orval Trappest, and Zatec breweries including food pairings while enjoying live entertainment. Enjoy beer & delicious food under the ocean front banyan tree.

No reservations needed. Pre-sale tickets are available for $35 if purchased by Friday, June 15th. Please email franco.amadori@westin.com to reserve your spot and to purchase tickets.

Partial List of Beers:

  • Deschutes Twilight
  • Maui Big Wwell IPA
  • Sierra Nevada Hoptimum
  • Sierra Nevada Kellerweis
  • Rogue Daddy’s lil’ Helper Black IPA
  • Angry Orchard Cider
  • Hawaii Nui Hapa Brown Ale
  • Ballast Point Victory at Sea Imperial Porter

One thought on “Hawaii Beer Blast #20: Your Weekly Craft Beer Update

  1. Pingback: Big Island Brewhaus Bottles and Draft Going Statewide | Beer In Hawaii

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