Brewday finds a new home
Greater Wellington Brewday comes to the Hutt this Saturday. Held in Martinborough the past five years, the beer-focused festival has relocated to Trentham Racecourse for the first time Boasting a 16-strong selection of local brewers and cider makers, the event promises to be a relaxed, outdoor gathering for hop-loving aficionados looking for exciting new products and the opportunity to chat with brewmeisters.
With some recipes exclusive to Brewday you’ll actually have to turn up to get your tastebuds on them. Specially designed suds include the bittersweet Parson Bird Pohutukawa Gose from Wild and Woolly, made with 2kg of New Zealand Christmas tree flowers; and the Malty by Tiamana, an alcohol-free stout that’s perfect for designated drivers. Besides rivers of amber nec-
‘‘"(It's a) family friendly event with something for everyone as opposed to many beer festivals which are geared to adults only."’’