top of page
meet the crew

Eruption award winning ales are brewed with malts from Canterbury, together with outstanding hops from Nelson & Motueka. 

Available for tasting and to drink in the bar. Take home by the litre or buy online with free delivery in New Zealand. Seasonal and limited edition ales are also available.

Lyttelton Pale Ale

STYLE   Clean, well hopped NZ Pale Ale

ABV  5%
STD DRINKS   1.7

Iconic as theTimeball, Lyttelton Pale Ale is the flagship of our brewing fleet. Featuring a who's who of Aotearoa’s best loved hops and a medium malt body. This easy drinking harbourside ale is the drink of choice for pirates and land lubbers alike.

Eruption Brewing Lyttelton Pale Ale

Volcanist IPA

STYLE   Multilayered IPA

ABV  6%
STD DRINKS   2.1

The reigning heavyweight champion of Eruption. Perfectly balanced between the undeniable knockout blow of hop bitterness and a deep malt character. This New World style IPA goes the distance, delivering a crisp and bitter finish.

Eruption Brewing Volcanist IPA

Lyttelton Lager

STYLE   Crisp, dry, golden lager, subtle flavours

ABV  5%
STD DRINKS   1.7
     

A legend of the docks. This hardworking beer pays homage to the European lagers of yesteryear with a distinct local twist. Light hopping accentuates the crisp malt finish. The ‘old reliable’ in any beer drinker's artillery, it can always be depended on to quench the thirst after a hard day's work.

Eruption Brewing Lyttelton Lager

Portside Pilsner

STYLE   Dry Hopped NZ Pilsner

ABV  5%
STD DRINKS   1.7

Just a little bit fancy. An ode to the world's most popular beer style, this hop forward New Zealand Pilsner showcases the tropical and citrus notes of God's own country with the clean dry bitterness you'd expect. Crisp, sparkling and always refreshing.

Eruption Brewing Portside Pilsner

Lighthouse IPA

STYLE   Low ABV, low carb IPA

ABV  1.9% 
STD DRINKS   0.7

Brewed for those occasions when a lighter beer is needed to get the ship home safely. This is an uncompromising IPA that delivers mouth watering hop notes with a clean, crisp finish. Safe doesn't have to be boring.

Eruption Brewing Lighthouse IPA

Pyroclastic Haze

STYLE   New England Hazy IPA

ABV  6%
STD DRINKS   2.1

Hitting your senses with a pyroclastic blast this hazy, juicy New England IPA has been dosed with a heady mixture of American hops. Each sip transports you to a tropical wonderland, capturing an explosion of summer in every glass.

Eruption Brewing Pyroclastic Haze IPA

Dark Lava Stout

STYLE   USA Oatmeal stout

ABV  5.3%
STD DRINKS   1.8

Forged in the crater of a long extinct volcano, this obsidian black stout erupts with NZ hops and boasts the best roasted malts from Canterbury's alluvial soil. The rich body is complemented by a smooth velvety head and dry roasty finish.

Eruption Brewing Dark Lava Stout
Eruprion DLS 440ml Can White Webstore small.jpg

big victory ipa

STYLE   West Coast Double IPA

ABV  7.5%

STD DRINKS   2.6  

Our Gold medal winning West Coast Double IPA won't leave you guessing. Robust, big and bitter, the malt sweetness is balanced with loads of pine and resinous hop notes. It's all in the name of one of our favorite sayings ‘Big Victory!’

Eruption Brewing Big Victory IPA

patrick sour

STYLE   Blackcurrant Oatcream Sour

ABV  5.3%

STD DRINKS   1.8  

We dropped bucket loads of New Zealand blackcurrants into this bad boy and rounded out with oats to create a creamy backbone. With the vibrant pink hue of a Lyttelton sunset, this blackcurrant oatcream sour will be your loyal friend and sidekick for the summer months to come.

Eruption Brewing Patrick Sour

sim city apa

STYLE   American Pale Ale

ABV  4.6%

STD DRINKS   1.6  

Welcome to the City of Sim. With this all American Pale Ale, Simcoe hop is the star and we let it shine with a balanced malt profile and a handful of crystal. Endlessly drinkable, crisp, clean and just a little bit grungy.

Eruption Brewing Sim City APA
bottom of page