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Hawaii Beer Blast #130: Your Weekly Craft Beer Update

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1. Brew’d
New Beers:

Lagunitas Hairy Eyeball Strong Ale
Ballast Point Sea Monster Imperial Stout
Deschutes EHOP Amber
Midnight Sun Sockeye Red IPA
Knee Deep Hoptologist DIPA
Stillwater Existent Dark Farmhouse
Breakside La Tormenta Dry-Hopped Sour Ale


BREW’d will be opening at 3pm (kitchen at 3:30) for the NCAA on Monday Jan. 11th with half off Heretic Evil Twin Red IPA cans & Coronado Orange Ave Wit bottles during the game.

2. BevMart
New Beers:

Anchorage Galaxy White IPA
Anchorage Mosaic Saison
Sierra Nevada Otra Vez Gose
Ritterguts Gose
Leinenkugel Big Eddy Russian Imperial Stout
Almanac Cherry Sour
Almanac IPA
Almanac Gose
Almanac Barbary Coast
Almanac Saison
Mikkeller Mexas Ranger
Mikkeller Crooked Moon IPA

3. Puka’s at Whole Foods Kahala
New Beers:

Anderson Valley Briney Melon Gose
Young’s Double Chocolate Stout (nitro)
Deschutes Fresh Squeezed IPA
Deschutes The Abyss 2015


It’s that time of year again! We at PUKA’S are thrilled to be able to offer Deschutes Brewery’s The Abyss 2015! Our sole keg will be tapped Tuesday, January 12. Due to its limited allocation, we will not be offering growler fills of The Abyss. This brew will sell out quickly so be sure to stop by and grab a pull of this decadent barrel aged stout or wait another year!

4. Maui Brewing Company
New Beers:

POG IPA (releasing Thursday, Jan 14 at the Maui Brewing Tasting Room and Kahana Brewpub)- ABV: 7.1% IBU: 58.6 Brewed with Horizon Hops to provide a clean bitterness. A late whirlpool addition with a blend of locally grown Passionfruit, Guava, and Oranges as well as a dry hop including El Dorado and Enigma hops providing a tropical juicy aromatics and a slight citrus bite.
Mosaic Mo’Betta (releasing week of 1/18)- specific date TBD – Mosaic IPA
Kula Coffee Porter (releasing week of 1/18) – specific date TBD – Maui coffee infused porter (no coconut)
Maui Hefeweizen (releasing first week in Feb) – specific date TBD

5. Liquor Collection
New Beers:

Ballast Point Fathom
Green Flash West Coast IPA
Kona Waialua Wheat
Mikkeller Citra DIPA
Mikkeller Simcoe DIPA
Goose Island Matilda
Anchorage Galaxy
Mikkeller American Dream
Mikkeller Wheat is the New Hops
Mikkeller Crooked Moon DIPA
Mikkeller Mexas Ranger
Widmer Brrrbon ’12
Widmer Old Embalmer ’13

6. Yardhouse Waikiki
New Beers:

Anderson Valley Briney Melon Watermelon Gose
Lagunitas Bitter Oats
Kona Wailua Wheat

7. Kauai Beer Company
New Beers:

We just put on our Double IPA, an Imperial India Pale Ale.  8.28%abv.  It’s an imperial version of our Centennial IPA, loaded with over 40lbs of hops.

8. Gordon Biersch

January 12 ~ Brewery Tour and Lager Tasting

5:00 pm – 6:00 pm “Gordon Biersch brewery tours and beer tasting”

9. Kauai Beer Company
New Beers:

Centennial IPA an American-style india pale ale – 6.75% abv and 55.1 ibu.  It’s our 100th batch!  made with centennial, citra, chinook, columbus and simcoe hops.

10. Square Barrels
New Beers:

Victory at Sea peppermint (bottle)
Ballast point grape fruit sculpin
Waikiki brewing co. XPA
Lagunitas bitter oats
Sierra Nevada Otra Vez

11. Taps & Apps
New Beers:

10 Barrel – Pray for Snow
Guinness Nitro IPA (11.2 oz Cans)
Sierra Nevada- Celebration IPA
Goose Island – Bourbon County Brand Stout


Tuesday Jan. 12 – Golden Road Brewing, Tap Release Party 6 to 8pm!

1. 329 Lager
2. Point the Way IPA
3. Get up Off That Brown
4. Wolf Among Weeds IPA

Followed by DJ Trivia at 8:00pm

Wednesday Jan. 13 – Open Mic Night
7:30 pm to 10:30 pm w/ extended happy hour till 9:00 pm. Sign up in person or call (808) 626-TAPS.

Thursday Jan. 14 – Karaoke Night 7:00pm to Midnight
with extended happy hour till 9:00 pm.


One thought on “Hawaii Beer Blast #130: Your Weekly Craft Beer Update

  1. I am so excited to have Inkwell back in my glasses! Big piney American hops, smooth roasted malts. It is better than other because it is one of the tastier craft beer styles out there right now.


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