HI Beer Blast

Hawaii Beer Blast #108: Your Weekly Craft Beer Update

Hi Beer Blast

1. Brew’d
New Beers:

Midnight Sun NITRO Berserker Bourbon BA Imperial Stout
Midnight Sun NITRO Panty Peeler Belgian Style Triple
Midnight Sun Meltdown IIPA
Midnight Sun Pleasure Town IPA
Midnight Sun Second Hand Smoke
Midnight Sun Brewtality
Midnight Sun I’ll Have Another Saison with Rye


Wednesday July 8th – Midnight Sun Brewing Co Release Party

July 15th Maui Brewing Total Tap Takeover featuring Citra Dry-Hopped Double Overhead IIPA Cask and Garrett Marrero will be stopping by.

2. Honu Maui
New Beers:

Lemongrass Luau – Kona Brewing (Draft)
Enemy Within IPA – Black Market Brewing (Draft)
Modus Hoperandi IPA – Ska Brewing (Draft) – Launching Friday Night
Stone Saison – Stone Brewing (Bottle)
Lilikoi Kepolo – Avery Brewing (Can)
Ellie’s Brown Ale – Avery Brewing (Can)
California Blonde Ale – Eel River Brewing (Bottle)
Anchor Steam – Anchor Brewing (Bottle)
Catch 23 Pale Ale – Gigantic Brewing (Bottle)

3. Murphy’s
New Beers:

Anderson Valley Summer Solstice
Green Flash Soul Style IPA
Coronado Idiot IPA
Lanikai Brewing Pillbox Porter (bottle)
Lanikai Brewing 808 Imperial IPA (bottle)

4. Rock & Brews Paia
New Beers:
Stone Saison Ale (bottle)
Arrogant Bastard Bourbon Barrel Aged (bottle)


Special fundraiser on Saturday July 11th 12pm-2pm. Tickets are $25 available through rockanbrews.eventbrite.com and all proceeds go to Maui Food Bank. Our special guests are Paul Stanley of Kiss and Rock & Brews co-founder and Garrett Marrero, founder of Maui Brewing Company.
MBC beers are: Bikini Blonde, Big Swell IPA, Coconut Porter, Mana Wheat, Hot Blonde, Kihei Kolsch, Ono Grun, Pau Hana Pilsner, Lahaina Town Brown, Hopkine

5. Gordon Biersch

July 7 ~ 430-630pm – Gordon Biersch Brewery Tour and Beer Tasting
Exclusive brewery tour of Hawaii’s original Brewhaus with Brewmaster Jeff Liles – FREE

6. Whole Foods Kahala – Puka Bar

Rogue Tap Takeover
Tuesday, July 7 | all day
Rogue Beer is taking over at Puka’s! Tuesday, July 7, we will have seven different Rogue beers on tap, all $7! We’ll also have Rogue flights for $7, plus food specials, giveaways, and live music starting at 5 p.m.!
Dead Guy Ale
7 Hop IPA
Good Chit
Hazelnut Brown
Morimoto Soba
Shakespeare Stout
Irish Lager

7. Hideaway Club
New Beers:

Terminal Gravity ESG (Extra Special Golden Ale)
Stella Cidre (order a Cidre and keep the Chalice)
Blanche de Bruxelles

8. 12th Ave. Grill

We’re cooking up Summer Barbeque every Friday at 12th Ave Grill with Beer pairings

July 10th

Carolina Style Shinsato Farms Pork Shoulder – Anson Mills red eyed peas, watercress & pickled watermelon rind slaw paired with Duchess de Bourgogne

Maui Brewing Company Dinner – Tuesday, July 28th 2015 – 6pm – $95 inclusive
Get tickets here
Get your seats and come on down to see Chef J. knock it out of the park with his modern ball park cuisine! What could be better than satisfying night game favorites elevated to a multi course dinner paired with limited edition Maui Brewing Co.craft brews? Tasting all this with the Maui Brewing Co.’s Head Brewer himself Darren Moser! Join us for this serious summertime beer and food event!

Passed Hors D’oeuvres – Shinsato Farms Rabbit “Nacho” on a Stick – Duck Fat Popcorn with Duck Chicharrones – Hawaiian Ama Ebi “Poboy” Spoons

1st – Kaffir Lime-Kona Cold Lobster Dog w/Creamed Nalo corn, pickled shallots & butter toasted brioche roll – Paired with Crystal Wheat

2nd – Kiawe Smoked Duroc Pork Cheek w/Beer battered Kula onion rings & Tom Farms poha berry compote – Paired with Black Rock Lager

3rd – Venison “Chili Fries” w/Pan roasted local venison tenderloin, roasted Anaheim salsa verde, Anson Mills red eye beans & chipotle frites – Paired with Pueo Pale Ale

4th – Malted Coconut Porter Ice Cream, Sea salt caramel & Big Island cinnamon dusted funnel cake – Paired with Coconut Porter

9. Pint + Jigger
New Beers:

Terminal gravity- tap out American pale ale, 10% 12oz
Green flash- soul style IPA, 6.8% 16oz
Mikkeller- beer geek breakfast stout, 7.4% 8oz
Terminal gravity- English pale ale, 6.1% 12oz
Ayinger- celebrator, doppelbock 8% 8oz
De ranke – xx bitter 6.2% 8oz
Belching beaver- peanut butter stout, 5.3% 8oz


The Brewer’s Table will hold a nautical-themed beer dinner on Saturday, July 11, at 5 p.m., at Pint & Jigger (1936 South King Street), as a fundraiser to help junior sailors participate in the 2015 El Toro North American Championship Regatta (ETNA) in Santa Cruz, California.

$55 per person (plus tax and gratuity). Reservations are required by calling Pint & Jigger at (808)744-9593.

Executive Chef Devin Beppu created a four-course menu. Beer expert Andy Baker has paired each dish with a beer that has a nautical theme and will speak to diners about the art of pairing beer and food at the beer dinner.

On the menu:

Meet and Greet – Samuel Adams Summer Ale
First Course – Smoked Prawn Ceviche, served with Rogue Captain Sig’s Northwestern Ale
Second Course – New England Clam Chowder Croquettes, served with Anchor Brewing Flying Cloud San Francisco Stout
Third Course – Bacon Wrapped Pork Tenderloin Roulade, served with Coronado Brewing Mermaid’s Red Amber Ale
Dessert – Dark Chocolate Panna Cotta, served with Mission Brewery Dark Seas Russian Imperial Stout

Details about the dinner can be found at www.beer808.com.

10. Whole Foods Maui
New Beers:

Jolly Pumpkin Fuego del Otono bomber
Sierra Nevada Southern Harvest IPA bomber
Ballast Point Grapefruit Sculpin 6pk
Monks Café Flemish Sour
Anchor Brewing Anadromous bomber
Port Brewing Anniversary Ale bomber


20% off 3 day sale on most 4 and 6pack bottles this weekend 07.03-07.05

Beer meetup: Wednesday, July 15th from 5:00-6:30. Stop by the café and taste some of the new arrivals and some old favorites, with cheese pairings, conversation and general good cheer (must be over 21 with ID).

11. Maui Brewing Company Kihei Tasting Room
New Beers:

Imperial Coconut Porter – Back on tap 7/3
Maui Hefeweizen
Vienna Waits for You – Back on tap 7/1


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