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Brewed by Independent Breweries NZ (Boundary Road)
Style: Spice/Herb/Vegetable
Papakura, Auckland, New Zealand

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RATINGS: 7   MEAN: 2.51/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.62   ABV: -
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We love Beer. We love Ginger Beer. So weíve cunningly combined them in Grizzly Beer, a new experience in brewing. Weíve dialled back the hops, reducing the bitterness to allow the ginger to shine through. A truly unique beer for lovers of truly unique beers. You know who you are.


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2.6
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
lisagirl (262) - Christchurch, - SEP 8, 2013
UPDATED: OCT 19, 2013 a bunch of ginger in a beer. yum yum. itís actually not that bad at all, hard to dislike this ginger beer stuff really.


2.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 6/20
omega (683) - NEW ZEALAND - JUN 6, 2013
Ginger on the nose and honestly the best part of this beer. Colour is a clean amber with ginger tinge. Bit insipid on the palate and without the ginger infusion not much to look at.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
mkel07 (3300) - Brisbane, AUSTRALIA - APR 16, 2013
330ml bottle from The Beer Cellar. Bit of a harsh finish, almost makes you think that there us chilli in the beer. Sold amber colour with a tidy white head.

1.5
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 4/20
beerledgend (1197) - Waterloo, Wellington, NEW ZEALAND - OCT 27, 2012
Pale straw colour with thin white head that disappated quickly. Sweet lemonade, spritzy aroma.Ginger flavour with ugly mouthfeel. Lucky I was on holiday and it was cheap

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
Jimthechap (1607) - Christchurch, NEW ZEALAND - FEB 18, 2012
Pale yellow colour, some white head showing and a big nostril full of ginger, real ginger at that - ginger root rather than powder. Full cabonation and then a flush of sweetish ginger beer flavour. I can see the spot this holds in the drinkscape as a cool, summer quencher and on that basis Iíll be finishing the bottle quite happily. However ,not an earth shattering beer experience. It has its charms, but a little sweet for me.

2.7
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
inceptioj (46) - Dunedin, NEW ZEALAND - JAN 16, 2012
Aroma is generic golden lager: malt, with the tiniest hint of ginger. The taste and palate arenít much better. A hint of ginger spiciness on top of a boring lager with a watery palate and non-existent finish. Having said that itís certainly refreshing and very drinkable if thatís what youíre going for.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
maneliquor (3056) - Perth, AUSTRALIA - JAN 2, 2012
Tap at Beervana 2011. Not quite sure how to rate a ginger beer besides saying it has notes of ginger.....Thatís all I got. After a shit load of beer all day this was pretty refreshing so thumbs up to that


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