Amber Lager 

4.0% ABV

Amber in colour with a good cream coloured head, this kiwi style draught has subtle malt undertones with a biscuit and slight toffee aroma and flavour. Best served at 2-4°C.

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Brewmasters comments


Stylistically, Amber Lager is classed as a New Zealand Draught which generally means that it is an ‘amber lager’.  Our Amber Lager is brewed using a lager yeast, it is medium bodied, with the caramel and biscuity notes deriving from the use of crystal and amber malts.

Amber Lager t is easy drinking and quite a sessionable beer. At 4% ABV, Amber Lager is best enjoyed at 2 - 4°C.

Tasting notes

Tasting Notes

Amber in colour with a good creamy coloured head, Amber Lager  has subtle malt undertones with a biscuit and slight toffee aroma and flavour.



Our Amber Lager is made with only natural ingredients: hops, malt, water and yeast. It contains no additives.



Amber Lager is available in kegs for cafes and bars.

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