Tuatara Brewery

One of those breweries began as a backyard operation in the hills above Waikanae. It was founded by Carl Vasta, an engineer with the tastebuds of a wine critic. Before too long, he’d managed to brew a superb range of ales, porters and pilsners for his friends under the name Tuatara!


Frenzied American Pilsner – 6%
Hazy Pale Ale – 5.5%
Pacific Pale Ale – 4.4% 
Pomegranate and Orange Blossom Sour Ale – 4.4%