Monthly Archives: April 2013

Trust comes on board

Recently, I have described how changes in the beer market have finally lead to improvements in West Auckland. Back before the “super city” swallowed Waitakere, nearly all alcohol sales in this area were controlled by the Waitakere Trust [1]. Grocery … Continue reading

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It’s New!

As I said in my previous post, Auckland has suddenly awoken to the possibilities of a real market for good beer. This past weekend, I visited two of these new establishments: Lumsden Freehouse in Newmarket, and Three Lamps in Ponsonby. … Continue reading

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I have been thinking recently, how much the Auckland craft beer scene has changed in the past year. It’s as if the city has finally lifted its head out of its ass the sand to take a look around; discovered … Continue reading

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