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Garlic bread
Ciabatta garlic & parsley bread w balsamic & port drizzle - V
11

Breads & dips
A selection of fresh gourmet breads w house made dips and sauces - VG V
15

House made cracked New York chicken liver pate
w toasted baguette and balsamic onions
17

Cheese board
NZ cheese served with a variety of crackers, pitted olives and quince paste, aged Cheddar, soft brie, blue vein  V GF option
1 cheese 15  ~  cheese 20
3 cheese 26

Salt & pepper arrow squid strips
deep fried served w aoli - GF
15

4 Arancini balls
golden crumbed risotto w aioli - V
15

Grilled haloumi slices
braised fennel w orange segments & almonds on a mesclun leaf salad - V GF3
15

Sweet sticky St Louis BBQ pork ribs
19

Braised beef cheeks (220gm)
in a red wine reduction with a creamy potato mash GF
18

Slow baked pork belly pieces
served in a red wine & hoisin sauce w crispy salted crackling
19

Slow cooked lamb tacos
w radish salsa & mint tzatziki
3 tacos 19
4 tacos 23

Southern fried chicken nibbles (8)
16

Grilled Parkvale mushrooms
on a warmed beetroot relish garnished w feta - GF
15

Garlic tiger prawns
on a bed of pickled cucumber served w balter Thai sweet chilli sauce - GF
17

Chicken Satay
 Served w sticky rice and house made peanut dipping sauce
20

Pan fried scallops and black pudding
w pea puree
18

Balter beer batter fries
served w tomato sauce - V
Small 7
large 10

Balter flat fries
thinly sliced agria potatoes, twice fried served w house made aoli - GF VG V
9

Mixed leaf side salad
w almonds, orange segments & a French style vinaigrette - GF VG V
8

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Desserts

Homemade Apple Pie
Served with vanilla ice-cream and pouring cream

Warm Chocolate Brownie GF
Served with vanilla ice-cream and warm chocolate sauce

Sticky Date Pudding
Served with butterscotch sauce ice-cream & pouring cream

Vanilla Bean Poached Pear
Served with warm caramel sauce and vanilla ice cream

12


Ice-cream Sundae
Chocolate, Caramel, Strawberry

8

Desserts Menu

Beer

Tap Beer

1 litre jug 16

Balter IPA 5.7%
Balter Pilsner 5%
Balter Lager 4% 
Balter APA 4%

200ml 4 425ml 8
Tasting Tray 14

Bottled Beer

Pilsner

Three Boys 5.5%  12  
Parrotdog 4.8%  11
Sunshine Brewery  5.1%  9
Garage Project Beer 4.8%  10

 

Indian Pale Ale

GP Garagista 5.8%  10
Three Boys 5.2%  12
Epic, Hop Zombie  8.5
Parrotdog 5.8%  9
Regent 58 500ml 6.3%  12
Garage Project Pericious Weed 8%  15

 

American Pale Ale

Parrotdog 5.4%  11
Panhead 5.7%  9

Pale Ale

GP Death from Above 7.5%  14
Epic 5.4%  10
Garage Project Hapi Daze 4.6%  10
Panhead XPA 4.6%  9

 

Lager

Epic 5%  10
Sunshine Brewery, Gold Lager 4%  9

Stout and Porter

3 Boys Oyster Stout 500ml  18
Parrot Dog Oat Stout 500ml  18
Garage Project Aro Noir Stout   11
Kereru Great Justice Coconut Porter   12
Black Mac Porter 4.8%  7
Regent 58 stout 500ml 6.3%  12
Guinness 440ml  14

Randoms, Light and Zero Alcohol

Three Boys Wheat beer 5%  12
8 wired Hippy Berliner 4%  11
Come by Shepard ale 2.5%  10
Birraz Moretti 0.05%  9
Bitburger 0%  9

Usual Suspects

Corona 4.5%  8
Heineken 5%  8
Heineken Light 2.5%  8
 6
Steinlager Pure 5%  7
DB Export Citrus  7

 

Bottled Cider

Forecast Cider 11

Peckham's Cider
Feijoa
Blackcurrant 
Boysenberry
10

Tap Cider

Kingston apple cider
425ml 9 200ml 4.5
Hawkes Bay

Beer Menu

Wine

White

Hare’s Run Pinot Gris
Wairarapa
G 12  ~  B 50

Kumeu Pinot Gris
Kumeu
G 10  ~  B 45

Johner Chardonnay
Wairarapa
G 11  ~  45

Happy Wife Chardonnay
G 11  ~  50

Johner Chardonnay
Wairarapa
G 10  ~  45

Kumeu Village Chardonnay
Kumeu
G 10  ~  B 40

Greystone Sauvignon Blanc
Waipara
G 11  ~  B 50

Gladstone Sauvignon Blanc
Wairarapa
G 10  ~  B 45

Doctors Riesling 9%
Marlborough
G 11  ~  B 50

White Haven Pinot Rose
Marlborough
G 12  ~  B 55

Johner Noble, dessert wine
Wairarapa
8  ~  45

Reds

Mt Monster Shiraz
South Australia
G 12  ~  B 55

Thistle Ridge Pinot Noir
Waipara
G 11  ~  B 50

Paddy Borthwick Pinot Noir
Wairarapa
G 13 ~ B 60

Smoking Loon, Zinfandel
California
G 11  ~  B 50

Wild Rock Merlot Melbec
Hawke’s Bay, New Zealand
G 10  ~  B 45

Bubbles

Dunnes and Green
Australia
200ml 12  ~  750ml 45

Villa Sandi Presecco
Italy
200ml 16 ~ 750ml 50

Chevalier Brut
France
200ml 12 ~ 750ml 45

Lindauer Pinot Gris/Brut
200ml 12 ~ 750ml 40

Ciders

 Kingston Apple Cider on tap
425ml 10 ~ 200ml 5

 Zeffer Apple Crumble Cider
11

Peckhams Elderflower Cider
10

Wine Menu

Hot

Ripe Coffee

Black
3.5

Small w Milk
4

Medium
4.5

Large
5

Hot Chocolate

Medium
4

Large
5

Fine and Dandy Tea

Fairtrade Organic Loose Leaf Tea

Earl Grey

English Breakfast

Green

Green Tea w Rose Petals

Pepper Mint

Lemongrass, Ginger and Kawakawa

Pot 4.5

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