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


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RATINGS: 8   MEAN: 2.49/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.62/5   ABV: -
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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   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
inceptioj (54) - Dunedin, - 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.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
waiake (606) - Auckland, NEW ZEALAND - SEP 17, 2015
well it poured like a beer pale gold with a brief head the arome is sweet with a hint of ginger the taste is all ginger with a hint of lager quite drinkable but very sweet

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
lisagirl (264) - Christchurch, NEW ZEALAND - 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.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 6/20
omega (900) - 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.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
mkel07 (5689) - 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.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 4/20
beerledgend (1196) - 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

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
Jimthechap (2064) - 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.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
maneliquor (3514) - 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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