Dedicated to the craft

Our family are the pioneers of independent brewing

Just as we always have, we use the very best natural ingredients and an unflinching commitment to the most exacting standards to create a range of premium, New Zealand made beverages.

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Crafted in Nelson using all natural ingredients including water from our 14,000 year old artesian well.

Ours is a tale of determination, passion and pride

Our family started the craft beer revolution back in the 1980s when we took on the nation’s corporate brewing duopoly.

Take a tour

Experience the rich and vibrant history of our brewery, smell the enticing aroma of hops and watch the brewers in action.

Serving suggestions

Get inspired by the many ways to enjoy McCashin’s beverages.