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After experiencing beers overseas, In 1992 Richard Emerson was inspired to try and create that variety and quality back in NZ in his home town of Dunedin, as the choice was very limited. Building on my studies and brewing jobs overseas, I set about experimenting on a small scale. Now ....
"HE IS KNOWN AS THE GODFATHER OF CRAFT BREWING IN NEW ZEALAND".
 

Limited Release 440ml cans

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Seek and Destroy % abv
West Coast IPA

440ml cans 
 
Extra Special Bitter
ESB

 
Dear Dublin
Irish Stout

 
Rebel Red
Irish Red Ale

 
Boyz II Menzies
Imperial Pilsner

 
Core Range
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It's overt fruitiness oozes citrus and passionfruit aromas and flavours.
Pilsner 4.9% abv
330ml Can / 4x6 330ml Bottle
30L / 50L Keg
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Hazy, hoppy pale ale with a tropical fruit aroma, citrus flavour, and malty backbone. 

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Orange Roughy
Hazy Tropical Pale Ale 4.2%
330ml Can / 4x6 330ml Bottle
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Cloudy IPA has  a gnarly hit of Riwaka, Simcoe, and Mosaic hops, with a tropical citrus flavour, and a totally piney finish.
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Hazed & Confused
Cloudy IPA 5.8% abv
330ml Can / 4x6 330ml Can
Reverb
NZ IPA abv
4x6 330ml Can
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Sweet, perfumey, malt and hop aroma with a soft, malty, fruit and vinous palate that is both full flavoured and refreshing 

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Firm-bodied but not heavy, with a creamy texture, the dryish palate is full of roasted malt, coffeeish notes and a sustained bitterness. 

Bookbinder
Session Ale 3.7% abv
500ml Bottle
50L / 30L Keg
London Porter 5% abv
500ml Bottle
50L Keg - Low Carb only
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Includes:-

 

Pilsner

Hazed & Confused

Underground Lager

Bird Dog 

Orange Roughy

Super Quench
Pacific Pilsner Low Carb %
4x6 330ml cans
Mini Bar
330ml Cans
Mixed 
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One for the hopheads, Bird Dog is full of intense flavours courtesy of American hops to deliver a smooth, resiny beer.

Kaleidoscope
Hazy Pale Ale abv
4x6 330ml Can
Bird Dog
India Pale Ale 7.0% abv
330ml Can 
Seasonal / Speciality Releases
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Named after the most important Emerson of all - Richards dad!

Released each year on his birthday.

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Annual tribute to JP Dufour is fruity, complex, spicy and dry – with a bit of a kick.

JP
Golden Strong Ale 8.0% abv
5000ml Bottle
Taieri George
5000ml Bottle
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