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Kereru Brewing Company

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Come visit us at our cellar door! We have plenty of parking & we are an easy 5-minute walk from the Upper Hutt train station.
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415A Maidstone Terrace, Upper Hutt 5018, New Zealand
+64 4-974 6343
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Reviewed 1 December 2018 via mobile

Not an organized tour, just an impromptu visit with some friends to taste some beers. Showed some interest in the beers and the brewery and were rewarded with fantastic service and really insightful conversation. Oh, and the beer was wonderful. A pleasure to meet people...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank belvedore
Reviewed 31 March 2018

We had an excellent in-depth tour with co-owner Natasha of this state-of-the-art facility. I was especially impressed by their reuse/reduce/recycle philosophy, from sending their used mash to farms as cattle feed, recycling their steam, reusing barrels, corn-based tasting cups, and more. They paid a great...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Pamela G
Reviewed 23 January 2018 via mobile

Friendly staff, informative and entertaining brewery tour with fabulous tastings. We spent a lovely afternoon here...we were in a group of 7...we loved the tastings so much we bought all the beers we didn't sample and continued the beer tasting back at our accommodation. Loved...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank FrizzyFuzz
Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

Welcoming brewery shop with many interesting and well made beers on tap, such as the excellent Belgian quadrupel. Much more to my liking than some other Hutt valley breweries! Growlers and a great bottle fridge for take away. It's not a brewery tap or tasting...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank nick w
Reviewed 2 July 2016

Stopped by this brewery to grab some beer for a camping trip and were treated to a surprise tour and education from the owner. Natasha took us to the back and walked us through their history and their brewing process and then led a tasting....More

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank Kim H
Reviewed 28 June 2016

Fabulous. They looked after us and our overseas guests very well and included a tour of the facility with our tastings.

Date of experience: November 2015
Thank jaxda1
Reviewed 31 March 2016 via mobile

Great beers, good selection. Taste them all then purchase flagons of ur favorite or fill/ refill your own. Don't expect more, it not bar. They do what they are good at, make beer. Walking distance from the Upper Hutt train station, good to have a...More

Date of experience: January 2016
Thank Fantail79
Reviewed 24 February 2016 via mobile

I turned up about 515 when Chris was in the process of bringing the sign in and shutting up for the night. He was incredibly gracious and was more than happy to take me around on a full visit. Chris runs a great operation and...More

Date of experience: February 2016
Thank TimB87
Reviewed 5 January 2016 via mobile

Stopped by on a recommendation from some locals for a tasting, was impressed by the variety of beers as well as the overall quality of the products. The professionalism of the master Brewer was evident, a true craftsman! His wife does all of the artistic...More

Date of experience: January 2016
Thank TravelLadyBug22
Reviewed 2 January 2016 via mobile

When I moved to New Zealand from Australia, I knew that there was a craft beer culture starting to blow up. I had not heard of Kereru and couldn't pronounce it, but as a local of the area it has become my go to for...More

Date of experience: December 2015
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