Beervana Road to Beervana

Rhyme x Reason Brewery

Always evolving. Always creating. Always unsupervised.

Brewing beer in Wanaka with a bunch of wacky beetles: Simon, Jess, Kate, Cal, Chelsea, Alex, Jessy, Ben, Nat, Chester, Esther & Amber.

Hold on and lean back.


17 Gordon Rd Wanaka
03 256 1101

Available beers

Mt. Alpha 6.7% West Coast IPA A classic. An old skool and righteously traditional American IPA. Solid malt ascent with a clean and dry ridgeline. The peak of Mt. Alpha features a full flavour punch to your heart. A local cult classic brewed at the base of Mt. Alpha. Hops: Mosaic, Simcoe, Amarillo and Cascade
Fruity Patootie 5.8% Hazy IPA The legend on the label of this beer almost jumped out of her signature Carhartts and shouted, "FRUITY PATOOTIE!" on trying this beer. Well Jessy, we agree, this one ticks all the boxes. Hops: Mosaic, Citra, Loral and Rakau
Voyage to Nectaron 6.0% NZ Hazy IPA From the bottom of the earth and beyond, the Nectaron hop oozes juices and engages a silky Hazy IPA voyage. Dank, fresh, fruity, sunshine vibes launch into liftoff. Hops: Nectaron
Crema Di Limoncello 6.6% Sour IPA Description to be updated.
Milky Way 6.5% Milkshake Stout We've delicately replicated our favourite candy bar, Milky Way, and have made a sweet and rich milkshake stout, topped with a smooth nougat-like head. With Cacao Nibs, Dark Chocolate Malts and sweetened with New Zealand's Alpine clover honey, this Milky Way beer will give you all the mouth feels you want on a starry night. Malts: Red Back, Roast Wheat, Chocolate Malts Adjuncts: Lactose, Vanilla, Cacao Nibs, Honey
Hot Toddy 6.6% Milkshake Kettle Sour Our beloved Crema Di Limoncello was so nice we decided to play with it twice. Our base brew that boast big limoncello feels now conditioned with clove, cinnamon, honey and a whiskey rinse, this beauty develops into Hot Toddy vibes that can après anything. Adjuncts: Lactose, Lemon Zest, Clove, Cinnamon, Honey, Whiskey
Calm Down Karen 6.7% Cascadian Dark Ale Calm Down Karen, it’s just a dark, hoppy beer. But is that the truth? Is there more to it, do we dote on it and shall we cause a fuss? Do we call it a Cascadian Dark Ale, a Black IPA, an India Black Ale? How will we know? What should we do? We better speak to the manager! Or wait, better yet.. deep breaths, woosah… just let the beer doing the talking. Hops: Rakau, Cascade, Chinook, Galaxy
Stunt Girl 8.0% Double IPA Description to be updated.
Death Wish IPA Details and description to be updated.
Misplaced Mistletoe 7.3% Spiced Ale Details and description to be updated.