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Issue 72 - 9 June 2001 - Budvar Wins Case


Issue 72 - 9 June 2001 - BUDVAR WINS CASE **********************************************************

DAVID CRYER MALT Searching for Gold, we can help you find it. Our Premium Malts have contributed to numerous category and gold winners at the 2001 NZ International Beer Awards. Names such as the Shakespeare, Cock & Bull, St Arnou, Harrington’s, Dux de Lux.

We supply Premium Pale and Coloured Malts, Kegs, Processing Aids, Cleaning Agents, Gypsum and many other products. If there is a product we don't stock we can direct you to someone who does. More information

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BREWNZ ANNOUNCES DATES OF EVENT 21st- 25th May 2002 – Wellington, NZ

WHY LION MUST FIGHT FOR MONTANA The bitter struggle for control of Montana is just warming up. Lion Nathan has been thoroughly outflanked by its arch-rival, Foster's Group, and cannot afford to lose its grip on New Zealand's largest wine company. The loss of control would be a psychological blow to Lion and a big setback to its diversification plans. It would also condemn the group to a permanent second position in the Australasian brewing stakes.

US COMPANY'S BID AGAINST RIVAL CZECH BEER FAILS A bid by the world's biggest brewer to prevent a Czech rival from trading under a similar name and using similar labelling in New Zealand has failed.,1008,814842a1700,FF.html

NEW BREWERY OPENS IN VICTORIA Jamieson Brewery has just opened in Jamieson, Victoria, Australia. After importing a 1200ltr brewery from NZ in August 2000, we currently have two beers on tap - Jamieson Premium Ale & Jamieson Brown Ale. Recipies are being formulated for Stout & Ginger Beer. Jamieson Lakeside Hotel, Eildon Road Jamieson 3723 Ph. +61 3 5777-0515

BREW NZ APPOINTS DIRECTOR Food and beer expert Kerry Tyack has been appointed director of a new event celebrating beer in Wellington next year. Brew NZ, Celebrating Great Beers, is a three-day public event to be held during May 2002. It will showcase beer in all its diversity, celebrate food and beer and bring together the nation's brewers and their products with beers from overseas in the capital's bars, cafes, restaurants, shops and supermarkets.

BEER FESTIVAL BREWING FOR CAPITAL Brew NZ, Celebrating Great Beers, is a three-day event planned for the capital in May next year,1008,799234a13,FF.html


8 JUNE - AUCKLAND MONTEITH’S WILDFOOD CHALLENGE Runs till 23 June, with 31 Auckland restaurants participating

12 JUNE - CHRISTCHURCH BEER TASTING - Mainstreet Bar, 840 Colombo Street. (Bookings after 5pm on 03 365 8317) 8pm, $10 Presented by Ant McKenzie: Theakston's Old Peculiar, Ruddles Country Ale, Hens Tooth, Young’s London Special Ale, Emerson’s (yet to be decided), Belhaven Wee Heavy

13 JUNE - MELBOURNE STOUT APPRECIATION – Mountain Goat Brewery 6pm at the brewery, 6 stouts blind tasted, judged and discussed around 1 big table. $25 per head incl all beer and nibbles. Call 9428-1180 asap if you're keen. Seats are limited to 20 as usual. 19 JUNE - AUCKLAND BEER TASTING – The Beer Cellar, 158 Garnet Road, Westmere Special guest James Young (deputy chairman) Young’s Brewery UK Tasting the full range of Young’s beers available in NZ $15, limited to 35 tickets. 6.30pm, booking 360 7251

20 JULY – AUCKLAND THE ULTIMATE TRAPPIST TASTING more information coming soon

MONTEITH'S WILDFOOD CHALLENGE Auckland 8 - 23 June Tauranga & Hamilton 15 - 30 June Wellington 22 June - 7 July Christchurch 29 June - 14 July Dunedin 6 - 21 July

AUSTRALIAN BEER AWARDS Beer Awards Dinner - 21 June Brewers Brunch - 22 June

Attending the Awards Dinner? for information of other events, such as pre-dinner drinks and dinner on Friday.

BrewNZ 2002 21st- 25th May 2002 – Wellington, NZ

FOR SALE – BREWING EQUIPMENT In an effort to expand the list of equipment for sale we are encouraging all owners of stainless steel tanks, and breweries for sale to submit or resubmit to us over the next few weeks. A result of this effort will be a more complete in depth list of equipment available for sale.

LOOKING FOR EQUIPMENT If you are looking for equipment or will be looking soon, please register what you are looking for.

NOW AVAILABLE – INVENTORY LIST If you are interested in the stainless steel equipment we have available please for an inventory list


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