Pacific Rim 2015-2016 Archive

The best craft beer in Nelson, New Zealand

Nelson is the epicenter of one of New Zealand’s core industries (well, at least in the eyes of any beer fan): hop growing. Nelson and the surrounding towns have lent their names to several hop varieties, including Nelson Sauvin, Motueka, Riwaka, and Wakatu. As such, I figured that the area would also have an amazing […]

The best craft beer in Queenstown, New Zealand

New Zealand’s craft beer scene is great, and it’s only getting better as knowledge about good beer spreads throughout the country. While Wellington has the best craft beer in New Zealand, other areas such as Queenstown are also beginning to have new bars and breweries opening up. As more and more people move to Queenstown, the […]