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Holy stout – a Rocky Road beer?

rsz_the_shout-good_george_rocky_road_black_stoutrsz_the_shout-good_george_rocky_road_white_stoutDonovans Chocolates have been busy brewing their latest collaboration with Good George Brewing; two chocolate infused stouts – Good George Rocky Road Black Stout and Good George Rocky Road White Stout.

Created in the heart of Waikato by local craft brewery, Good George, the limited release Good George Rocky Road Stout has been created for the adventurous beer lover who enjoys a bit of Donovans chocolate decadence.

Made with premium Donovans chocolate, the sweet brews have a hint of vanilla and a dash of raspberry with subtle coffee tones.

Hamilton-based brewery, Good George, specialises in crafted and blended brews and has a passion to bring Kiwi beer drinkers experiences worthy of their time and efforts.

Donovans Chocolate Brand Manager, Julia Turner says, “We’re excited to have collaborated with our neighbours at Good George on another fantastic product, inspired by our newest Rocky Road clusters.”

“Last year’s release of a Salted Caramel Chocolate Porter was well-loved by consumers and we’re confident beer and chocolate lovers will enjoy this new variation” Turner adds.

Launched at Beervana in Wellington, the Good George Rocky Road White Stout was voted a top fifteen brew and well-received by consumers who enjoy craft beer.

Good George Sales and Marketing Manager, Shannon Thorpe says, “We’re always looking for new and innovative flavour combinations. The opportunity to work with Donovans Rocky Road in a dual brew was one we couldn’t turn down.”

The limited release stouts; Good George Rocky Road White Stout and Good George Rocky Road Black Stout can be enjoyed in a 330ml can and on tap in selected bars nationwide, Liquorland stores and selected speciality outlets. Beer lovers can also find the new brew online from with an RRP of $4.99.