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Matutu Brewery

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Fantastic tour and beer

My wife and I love beer so we decided to stop into Matutu. Had a great tour and tasting hosted by... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Sarveza
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Muri, Cook Islands
via mobile
Great Visit

We loved our brewery tour at Matutu! The Owners told a great story and it was great to see local... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
kaylesha
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Vancouver, Canada
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“great beer”(27 reviews)
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

My wife and I love beer so we decided to stop into Matutu. Had a great tour and tasting hosted by brewer, Eric who was very engaging a knowledgeable. We love the philosophy of this place as they are as eco friendly as possible. Beers...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Sarveza
Reviewed 5 days ago

We loved our brewery tour at Matutu! The Owners told a great story and it was great to see local business booming.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank kaylesha
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Visited Matutu brewery for one of their scheduled tours. We arrived a little early so we enjoyed a beer before we started the tour. One of the owners gave us a great tour and explained how they make their beers and the history of the...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank W2386URbrandonb
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Unusual place – reminded me of an moonshine still in Tennessee – small rustic barn type building with three energetic workers toiling over vats in the various stages of brewing beer – there was a tour on offer at NZD$15.00 which we passed – you...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank GDay1044
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stopped by just to pick up t-shirts as we were with our kids and bought the beer at the local store (they also serve it in the Air NZ Star Alliance lounge at the airport which is a nice touch). The beer was good,...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank CL5309
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I popped in for a quiet beer and to hear a few yarns.........so worth it. The beer is top notch and we got a really simple overview of the brewing process and story behind the brewery. Must do.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank daleandmaria
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing little brewery on Raro. The owner was full of information not just about the beer but the beer market and industry. I don't even drink beer and would definitely go back!

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank jade_ohlmus
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very small brewer & team gives an excellent overview of their brewery, beer, & rarotonga beer market. Very passionate about beer and craft beer. Great to talk to about all things beer. Brilliant beer, highly recommend the IPA.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Ben_King123
Reviewed 28 October 2018

Informative and learnt a lot about beer making. $15 entry fee covered the three generous tasters. Two out of three of the tasters were very sweet (one a strawberry and other salted caramel) which I liked but my partner wasn’t so keen on. Would recommend,...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Emily N
Reviewed 23 October 2018

As previously reviewed, this is not a brewery tour as such, but a really interesting insight into the brewing techniques and the beers they produce. Very insightful and a far cry from how the big brewers would do things - highly rated!!

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Brucer07
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GlendaMike
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You can email to make a booking. Or ring 26288 when you get to Raro. Or just show up Mon - Friday at 12 or 1pm
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