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Hawaii Beer Blast #133: Your Weekly Craft Beer Update

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1. Brew’d
New Beers:

The Abyss 2015
The Stoic 2015
Jubel 2015
Black Butte XXVII
Red Chair nitro
Obsidian Stout nitro
Pine Drops IPA
Fresh Squeezed IPA
Inversion IPA
Chainbreaker White IPA
Mirror Pond
Black Butte Porter
2014 The Dissident (bottles)
2014 The Abyss (bottles)
2014 Mirror Mirror (bottles)
Black Butte XXVI (bottles)


Deschutes Tap Takeover Wednesday February 3rd

New Belgium Tap Attack/TBA

2. Real
New Beers:

Buxton Rednik Stout
Buxton Axe edge IPA
Buxton Bloc head Farmhouse Pale
Buxton Far skyline Berliner weisse
Sierra Nevada Otra Vez Gose
Sierra Nevada Hop hunter IPA
J.K. Scrumpy Hard cider
Mission Cortez gold Belgian blond

New beers on deck
Maui Brewing POG IPA
Maui Brewing Mosaic Mo Betta IPA
Sam Adams White on Nitro
Coney Island hard root beer
Ballast Point Victory at Sea Coconut
Ballast Point Victory at Sea Peanut butter
Ballast Point Victory at Sea peppermint
Ballast Point Victory at Sea Original


New Belgium tap teaser – February 8th
Fat Tire amber ale
Ranger IPA
Rampant IIPA (bottle)
Glutiny Pale (bottle)
Side trip Belgium pale (bottle)
Citradelic tangerine IPA (bottle)

Sweets & Stouts beer tasting – February 15th $30
Wells banana bread
Lindemans peche
Clown shoes Blaecorn Unidragon imperial stout
Midnight sun Beserker imperial stout
Gigantic Superbad coffee stout

Honolulu Brewers Festival
Saturday, April 23rd
Kakaako Gateway Park 2pm-630pm

3. Pint + Jigger
New Beers:

Monk’s Café, Flemish Sour Ale
Almanac, Dog Patch Sour
Stillwater, Mono American Pale Lager
Lagunitas, Hairy Eyeball American Strong Ale


STOUT MONTH @ Pint + Jigger we will be offering vertical tastings of 50/50 Eclipse for $55!
Vintages: 2013, 2014, 2015
Presale tickets available for flights on Monday February 1st and Sunday the 14th from 4:30pm-2:00am

4. Whole Foods Kailua
New Beers:

Green Flash Dia de loa Serranos
Green Flash Cosmic Ristretto Baltic Porter
Green Flash Tangerine Soul Style IPA
Green Flash Passion Fruit Kicker (coming soon)
Anderson Valley Bourbon Barrel
Coronado Stingray 22oz
Terminal Gravtiy Strong Ale

5. Liquor Collection
New Beers:

North Coast Old Rasputin XVIII Wheat Whiskey Barrel Aged
North Coast Old Rasputin XVIII Rye Whiskey Barrel Aged
Sierra Nevada Estate Homegrown
Ommegang Rosetta
Widmer Upheaval
Best Damn Root Beer
Redbridge Lager
Knee Deep Imperial Tanilla
Robinsons Trooper 666
Unibroue Trois Pistoles
Unibroue Maudite
Sierra Nevada Beer Camp

1/29/16 – Maui Brewing tasting 5:30pm to 8:30pm

6. Whole Foods Kahala
New Beers:

Green Flash – Comsic Ristretto. Baltic Porter with Espresso
Green Flash – Dia De Los Serranos. Double Stout with Serrano chilies.
Green Flash – Tangerine Soul Style IPA
Green Flash – Soul Style IPA
Kona Brewing Co – Koko Brown with toasted coconut
Sierra Nevada – Orta Vez Gose with Cactus and Grapefruit
Sierra Nevada – Beer Camp Tropical IPA
Sierra Nevada – Bigfoot 2016
Clown Shoes – Muffin Top
Anchor Brewing – Old Foghorn Barleywine
Evil Twin – Fire Water
North Coast – Old Rasputin XVIII (Rye Whiskey and Wheat Whiskey)
Golden Road – Point the Way IPA
Golden Road – 329 Lager
Golden Road – Get Up off of that Brown
Golden Road – Wolf Among the Weeds IPA


Sierra Nevada will be in store on Saturday, January 30th sampling their news beers from 2 pm to 5 pm. Come on down and get yourself some!

7. Taps & Apps
Now on tap:

Breakside Passionfruit Sour Ale
Breakside Lunch Break ISA
Golden Road Get up Offa that Brown
Sam Adams Cold Snap


Triple Threat Tuesday: Tacos, Tequilas $1 off and DJ Pub Trivia! Always free to play, prizes given out to 1st, 2nd and 3rd place!

Open Mic Wednesdays: Open to all of Hawaii’s talented performers! Call (808)626-TAPS for more details and to sign up!

Karaoke Thursdays: Hosted by North Shore Karaoke. Extended Happy Hour 3:30pm to 9:00pm!

Superbowl Sunday: Jameson specials and giveaways. Games, prizes, food and fun. 6 big screen TVs with a view of the game from anywhere in the restaurant! Beer specials and contests! All ages welcome during the game!

8. Lanikai Brewing Company
New Beers:

What better way to celebrate your Valentine than with delicious locally made beer and chocolate? Lanikai Brewing Company is hosting an event on 2/14 from 4pm to 6pm with local chocolate maker, Madre Chocolate. They have planned an evening of beer tastings and all the chocolate you can eat. The event includes the limited release Closeout Hawaiian Dark Ale made with Madre’s Hawaiian cacao shells! Come learn a little about the brewing and chocolate making process. Spread the love of beer and chocolate with us! Limited space available so sign up now. Link below:


9. Lava Lava Beach Club (Big Island)

The Mehana Big Game Party – Sunday, February 7, 1-630pm
Private event tent with seating for 120, 6 large screen TVs, half-time entertainment and games, signature Lava Lava Beach Club cocktails and Mehana Beer served all game long!
Buffet menu includes Built Your Burger, Teriyaki Steak, Corn on the Cob and delicious dessert favorites including Mango Cobbler and Pineapple Supside Down Cake.
$100 (plus tax) per ticket, $1,000 (plus tax) for a private table of 8. http://www.lavalavabeachclub.com for tickets.


10. Gordon Biersch

“Mardi Gras Madness” Brewers Dinner
New Orleans Cajun Cooking
Fat Tuesday, February 9, 2016 ~ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm

1st Course – New Orleans Bayou Crawfish & Shrimp
Jumbo shrimp and crawfish, spicy creole sauce, served with garlic bread
Paired with Hefeweizen lager

2nd Course – Sausage & Chicken Gumbo
Cajun sausage, grilled chicken, crawfish, okra gumbo, served over dirty rice
Paired with IPA

3rd Course – Jambalaya
Grilled chicken, Cajun sausage, smoked ham and shrimp in a spicy creole sauce
Paired with Marzen lager

Dessert Course – Bananas Foster Bread Pudding
Rum infused vanilla bean ice cream over drunken banana bread pudding
Paired with Coconut Stout

Price: $40.00 per person – Please call ph 387-5674 for more information and reservations

11. Big Island Brewhaus
New Beers:


This coming week on tap at Big Island Brewhaus:
The Halfling IPA, Pau Hana Pale Ale, Merry Marzen, Graham’s Pilsner, Paniolo Pale Ale, White Mountain Porter, Big Mac Nut Brown Ale, Overboard IPA, Holy Humulus IPA, Golden Sabbath and Red Sea of Cacao.

Tuesday 2/2 Original Music Night with special host Dagan Bernstein
Thursday 2/4 Open Mic with host Mikiala Yardley
Friday 2/5 Dagan Bernstein and Friends on the Brewhaus stage

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

Alpine Beer Company Duet
Green Flash Dia De Los Serranos
Golden Road Brewing Wolf Among Weeds
Maui Brewing Jaws Triple IPA (sorry, no growler fills)


Tuesday, 2/2/16 GROWLER POWER HOUR!! For only 1 hour, from 4pm-5pm, all growler fills will be half off!!


2 thoughts on “Hawaii Beer Blast #133: Your Weekly Craft Beer Update

  1. For visitors it would really help if each entry included where (like which island) they were. No probs for locals no doubt but visitors have less time. Cheers


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