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Whanganui, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand • Updated May 22, 2020

On Tap

EL REY DORADO (The Golden One) Pale Ale (Released 22/May) 6% — MOTHERSHIP BREWING - SOMEWHERE NEAR HERE!

  • PALE ALE

A pretty simple approach to the classical style of a Pale Ale w. one other malt addition of 8% of the malt bill. Bittered with the gods of the bittering hops - two of the three 'C's - Columbus and Centennial to make this morish through the boil and a single hop addition of El Dorado This is a relatively new hop that originates from a sub-growing district of the Yakima Valley, USA. ABV 6% El Dorado hops consistently elicit responses of fruity notes, specifically tropical fruit flavours. Other fruit notes offered have been pear, watermelon candy and stone fruit.

Wee Heavy Scotch Ale 7.5% — MOTHERSHIP BREWING - SOMEWHERE NEAR HERE!

  • $8.00 400 ml Glass
  • Scottish Ale

A MUST TRY!!! A gorgeous flavour on the palette that is rich and decadent. From Flaked Rye to Roasted Barley and 4 hopped additions added through the boil and fermentation process. Wee Heavy Scotch Ale ABV 7.5- if ya like ya Roasts and Hearty Beef/Lamb cook ups..loads of gravy ..then this Scotch Ale will accompany perfectly.. inspired by my scottish roots & will have you flashing ya Kilt. You only need one of these decadent glasses 😊🚀 #falconerclan #kincardinshire #scotland

CHERRY BOMB — MOTHERSHIP BREWING - SOMEWHERE NEAR HERE!

  • $8.00 400 ml Glass
  • STOUT

Cherry Bomb is made from a ton of cherries from Moore Wilson in Wellington w. addition of Whittaker's Dark ABV 5%

3 7 9 P O R T E R — MOTHERSHIP BREWING - SOMEWHERE NEAR HERE!

  • $8.00 400 ml Glass
  • American/London Porter
  • ABV: 6.0%
  • SRM: 39.0

Maris Otter, Chocolate and Crystal Malts - Smokey and well balanced. This porter has been very popular and recommended by our Porter travellers. A good cross from one world to another - an old American style blended like a London Porter. Fuggles and Northern Brewer Hops. ABV6%

BENJAMIN HORNIGOLD IMPERIAL STOUT W. COCONUT & MAPLE — MOTHERSHIP BREWING - SOMEWHERE NEAR HERE!

  • $12.00 400 ml Glass
  • IMPERIAL STOUT MAPLE/COCONUT

12% ABV Captain Benjamin Hornigold (1680–1719) was an English pirate who operated during the tail end of the Golden Age of Piracy. Hornigold accepted a King's Pardon for his crimes and became a pirate hunter, pursuing his former allies on behalf of the Governor of the Bahamas. Earlier he captained the most heavily armed ships in the region called the 'Ranger' he recruited his 2nd in command - the infamous Blackbeard.

ISOLATION IPA — MOTHERSHIP BREWING - SOMEWHERE NEAR HERE!

  • $8.00 400 ml Glass
  • IPA

Malt grains infused with Rakau, Mosaic and Falconer hops. Rakau's 'whole orchard' of passionfruit and stone fruits is pared with the tropical Mosaic hops and blended with the proprietary blend of falconer hops. More than a double ipa. Brewed while in Covid 19 Isolation.

METEORITE APA 7.5% — Mothership Brewing

  • $8.00 400 ml Glass
  • APA

Like something seldom seen that catches our imagination. This is an all round taste and subtle bitterness of traditional and new age hops. All americana hops of centennial, amarillo and simcoe(characterised as citrus with a woody/pine aroma). After days of fermenting we have loaded in lots of El dorado and Amarillo to temper the bitterness. El Dorado hops consistently elicit responses of fruity notes, specifically tropical fruit flavours. Other fruit notes offered have been pear, watermelon candy and stone fruit. A decent ABV 7.5 to boot

BANSAI LAGER — MOTHERSHIP BREWING - SOMEWHERE NEAR HERE!

  • $8.00 400 ml Glass
  • Hawaiian Lager
  • ABV: 4.5%
  • SRM: 3.0
  • IBU: 18

NZ Malt with Liberty hops for a subtle spicy aroma with citrus and lemon flavours. This beer provides a crisp and earthy style with a lemon haze. Served with lemon. The quint essential Hawaiian style surf beer - Sun, Sea and Sand! Reminiscent of a trip to Hawaii w. beers and watching the BANSAI Pipeline Surfers in Hawaii, North Shore ABV 5.5%

SINNERS & SAINTS DIPA — MOTHERSHIP BREWING - SOMEWHERE NEAR HERE!

  • $8.00 400 ml Glass
  • DIPA
  • ABV: 5.1%

Are you a Saint or a Sinner!? - Malt Bill - 3 lots of milled malts & special w are combined with the Falconer (Saint) and Citra (Sinner) Hops. This is a refreshing ale with a fruit taste from the Falconer hops and the banging Citra big alpha acid. Dry hopped also with the 2 hops. ABV 6%

TROPICAL SLINGER NEIPA — MOTHERSHIP BREWING - SOMEWHERE NEAR HERE!

  • $10.00 400 ml Glass
  • New England IPA (NEIPA)

WARNING FRESH AS - A Must Try - Bittered just right to get a refined balance of hops that also drag out the tropical fruit flavours from after the initial thirst quenching taste. Sip by sip.. loads of Tropical fruit will be slung at you - right to the bitter end- one by one. Juicy and Bitter! NO COSTS SPARED WITH WHITELABS LIQUID YEAST Azzaca, Citra and Simcoe hops - plus some other secret additions. ABV 6.5%

THE NEW MARS — MOTHERSHIP BREWING - SOMEWHERE NEAR HERE!

  • $8.00 400 ml Glass
  • Pale Ale
  • ABV: 6.0%
  • SRM: 9.0

Pale ale malt with Motueka Hops - Flavoursome w. a slight bitterness & Bready with a fruit taste of saltana and stone fruits. 5.5%

SOLAR ECLIPSE IPA — MOTHERSHIP BREWING - SOMEWHERE NEAR HERE!

  • $8.00 400 ml Glass
  • IPA
  • ABV: 4.5%
  • SRM: 16.0
  • IBU: 28

Out of Stock - Back on soon - A delicious malt balance with the Nelson Sauvin and Amarillo Hops. Refreshing citrus with gooseberry and white-wine flavours make this extremely drinkable. The orangey hue is just like a sun-drenched solar eclipse - the closest colour we could get to an eclipse. 5.2% ABV

ROGUE sour — MOTHERSHIP BREWING - SOMEWHERE NEAR HERE!

  • Plum/ Raspberry Sour
  • ABV: 4.0%

Kg's of Plums!! Plums! Plums! & Tart Raspberries were added with a subtle amount of coconut to give a slight sweetness to the sour. Pacific Gem, Azzaca & Mosiac hop additions to add a balance of flavour. a True Sour, sourer than the Fruit Sour'lad at 3.4PH. The big brother to the full fruit addition of fruit sour'lad. 4% - Lactose has been added for head retention.

HOPTRON — BONEFACE BREWING

  • $10.00 400 ml Glass
  • APA
  • ABV: 5.5%

Hoptron is a super fruity American pale ale, aka an APA. With a light body and a medium bitterness, this beer tastes of citrus and stone fruit. Hoptron is a beer that will leave you refreshed... yet wanting more! 5.5% ABV. $12 440ML GLASS

The Wellingtonian — Fortune Favours WGTN

  • $10.00 400 ml Glass
  • IPA
  • ABV: 6.0%
  • SRM: 11.0

Designed to be light and aromatic with a minimal malt base packed with NZ hops. Wai’iti (low alpha hop - more hop and less bitterness). NZ grown Chinook hops (Punchy flavorsome hop). 6%

The Adventurer — Fortune Favours WGTN

  • $10.00 400 ml Glass
  • Pilsner
  • ABV: 5.0%
  • SRM: 9.0
  • IBU: 40

Perfect for a hot day on the deck. The Green Bullet hop has long been associated with one of the big boys iconic beers . 200ml $6.50 440ml $12

THUNDER APA — EPIC BREWING

  • APA

Travelling across the sky. A Chariot. Legendary Warrior. Fighting the giants. The people know he is fighting for them. God of Thunder. Sound of the drums, beating in your heart. Maybe you’ll shiver, maybe you’ll quiver. Quick on the trigger, thunder and lightning. - Chinook, Columbus Mosaic Hops - 2017 Gold NZ Brerwers Guild

LOVE & AFFECTION IPA — EPIC BREWING

  • IPA

Epic Love IPA is essentially Love & Affection IPA released in 2018 as part of our Hysteria series of IPAs 6.4%abv - SUBTLE AND TIMELESS

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