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DIY A GOOD WAY TO SPEND TIME WITH YOUR MATES 10 Speight’s Shed Winners Announced

DIY A GOOD WAY TO SPEND TIME WITH YOUR MATES 10 Speight’s Shed Winners Announced

20 Aug 2015
In a culture where DIY has become de rigueur, it’s good to remember that “doing it yourself” usually means “doing it with a lot of help from your mates”, as beer brand Speight’s found out recently when it set up a promotion for Kiwis to win a shed. The only condition of entry was that they build it together with their mates.
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AUSTRALIAN INTERNATIONAL BEER AWARDS TOASTS  NEW ZEALAND CHAMPION

AUSTRALIAN INTERNATIONAL BEER AWARDS TOASTS NEW ZEALAND CHAMPION

29 May 2015
The team at Speight’s will be toasting success with a Speight’s 5 Malt Old Dark this afternoon as news arrived today that it was awarded the Exponet Trophy for Champion International Beer at the Australian International Beer Awards Melbourne last night (Thursday, 21 May 2015).
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SPEIGHT’S SAYS: WE WILL HELP YOU GET YOUR DREAM SHED

SPEIGHT’S SAYS: WE WILL HELP YOU GET YOUR DREAM SHED

22 Apr 2015
Speight’s has launched a nationwide competition, where Kiwi blokes can enter for a chance to win their very own epic dream shed!
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THE SPEIGHT’S FUND 2015

THE SPEIGHT’S FUND 2015

13 Apr 2015
Speight’s is proud to announce that more than $35,000 worth of funding has today been awarded to six extraordinary local Otago region not-for-profit environmental groups in this year’s Speight’s Fund.
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 SPEIGHT’S SAYS: WE WILL

SPEIGHT’S SAYS: WE WILL

12 Mar 2015
If there’s one thing we know about a good Kiwi bloke, it’s that he’s there for his mates: to help build a deck, whack a shed together or simply have a cold beer and a barbie.
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A QUESTION OF BALANCE

A QUESTION OF BALANCE

12 Mar 2015
Due to unprecedented demand, Speight’s is proud to announce that it will be releasing its 2.5% Mid Ale in bottles.
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SPEIGHT’S ADDS A TWIST OF CITRUS TO ITS SUMMIT LAGER

SPEIGHT’S ADDS A TWIST OF CITRUS TO ITS SUMMIT LAGER

12 Mar 2015
Speight’s is proud to announce it’s newest and zestiest brew to date, Speight’s Summit Citrus.
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INTRODUCING SPEIGHT'S MID ALE

INTRODUCING SPEIGHT'S MID ALE

8 Oct 2014
Life is about choice, not compromise. So when you choose to drink a mid strength beer, you want all the advantages of a lower alcohol content, without a compromise in taste.
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SPEIGHT'S EXTENDS SUMMER

SPEIGHT'S EXTENDS SUMMER

8 Oct 2014
It’s fair to say there are few things better than a cold beer on a hot summer’s day, and with Speight’s Summer Ale you can enjoy the taste of summer all year round - because let’s face it, three months is not enough.
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A BREW WITH BITE

A BREW WITH BITE

8 Oct 2014
Introducing Speight's Ginger Beer, a straight up, no nonsense dry styled alcoholic ginger beer that does what it's supposed to - quench your thirst.
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Speight’s 5 Malt Old Dark is Made to Match

Speight’s 5 Malt Old Dark is Made to Match

1 Sep 2014
The Made to Match Beer and Food matching series shares a recipe for Hearty Beef Pies partnered with Speight's 5 Malt Old Dark.
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Speight's Fund now awarded over $100,000

Speight's Fund now awarded over $100,000

21 May 2014
2013 saw three successful applicants join the ranks of Speight's Fund recipients.
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Speight's Distinction Ale is Made to Match

Speight's Distinction Ale is Made to Match

8 May 2014
Al Brown shares his recipe for Spicy Duck Stew, Made to Match with Speight's Distinction Ale.
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Speight's Cup Spills Over with Silver

Speight's Cup Spills Over with Silver

28 Apr 2014
It was a podium finish for Speight’s Triple Hop Pilsner at the 2014 World Beer Cup in Colorado, USA, taking out a rare silver medal in the international lager category.
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Prime Minister opens redeveloped Speight's Brewery

Prime Minister opens redeveloped Speight's Brewery

25 Feb 2014
Speight’s Brewery in Dunedin opens following a three year, $40m upgrade project.
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Speight's Fund 2013 Applications now open

Speight's Fund 2013 Applications now open

27 Aug 2013
With over $43,000 given away last year for environmental and restoration projects The Speight’s Fund is looking for similar initiatives to support this year.
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Understanding the standard drink

Understanding the standard drink

13 Jun 2013
Do you know what classifies as a standard drink of beer?
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A Ride with Pride

A Ride with Pride

13 Mar 2013
The second Great Lion Charity Ride to raise money for New Zealand Down Syndrome Association
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Tahuna Breaks Album Release

Tahuna Breaks Album Release

13 Mar 2013
The third album titled 'Shadow Light' will be released 22 March.
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Speight's Wins Gold Award

Speight's Wins Gold Award

12 Mar 2013
Speight's has scooped a GOLD medal at the prestigious International Brewing Awards with it's Triple Hop Pilsner.
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Speight's in the news

Speight's in the news

6 Mar 2013
We've rounded up some of the news coverage Speight's has been getting over the last wee while. Check out the front pages, TV spots and other places Speight's has been talked up.
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Cardrona Hotel: A new chapter in history

Cardrona Hotel: A new chapter in history

27 Feb 2013
The iconic Cardrona Pub has new owners.
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How DISH magazine rated our Golden Pale Ale

How DISH magazine rated our Golden Pale Ale

15 Jan 2013
A panel of judges reviewed 15 different Pale Ales and delivered their verdict.
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New Wanaka Alehouse

New Wanaka Alehouse

17 Dec 2012
A new Speight's Alehouse right in the heart of Speight's Country.
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Do Kiwi men really know what matters?

Do Kiwi men really know what matters?

1 Nov 2012
Speight’s, one of the longest serving New Zealand beers, asked men aged 18-65 across the country what really matters to them. The survey revealed some surprising - and mostly heartening - results.
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Highlanders 2013 Season

Highlanders 2013 Season

1 Nov 2012
We're excited about the new season with the Highlanders and looking forward to the games here and away. Check out the draw.
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Homegrown Line Up

Homegrown Line Up

1 Nov 2012
The first bands for Homegrown have been announced. Speight's will be there, will you?
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Our new packaging

Our new packaging

31 Oct 2012
The brief to the design gurus for the new packaging designs was to make the Speight’s range look fresh and modern whilst not losing our heritage so our packs now look as refreshing and interesting as the beer they contain.
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New 568ml 'Imperial Pint' bottles

New 568ml 'Imperial Pint' bottles

31 Oct 2012
Is bigger better? You bet. Our answer is the new range of 568ml ‘Imperial Pint’ bottles. Just like your granddad used to get.
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Our new craft range

Our new craft range

31 Oct 2012
Speight’s range of craft beers is a labour of love from our brew masters. They’re a little different, a little special. Try them with your mates, that’s the beauty of having a range of craft beers - Perfect for every occasion.
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