Dark Rock Session Series Riwaka Pale Ale Kit & Enhancer – Extract Beer Kit


Rated 4.8 out of 5 based on 5 ratings
(5 customer reviews)

A delicious New Zealand style Pale Ale. Riwaka hops provide bold, sweet citrus notes to this beer, accompanied by fresh aromas of passionfruit, grapefruit, lemon and tropical fruits.

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Dark Rock Session Series Riwaka Pale Ale & Enhancer

Dark Rock Session Series Riwaka Pale Ale & EnhancerIndulge in the sublime flavours of New Zealand with the Dark Rock Session Series Riwaka Pale Ale & Enhancer. Crafted with the highly sought-after Riwaka hops, this beer making kit delivers an explosion of bold, sweet citrus notes, beautifully accompanied by a bouquet of fresh aromas such as passionfruit, grapefruit, lemon, and tropical fruits. This premium quality kit offers you 40 pints of the most exceptional ale you’ll ever brew at home.

Why Choose This Dark Rock Beer Making Kit?

  • True-to-Origin Flavours: Our Riwaka Pale Ale brings you authentic Southern Hemisphere tastes straight to your home.
  • High-Quality Ingredients: Specially selected malt extracts and the freshest dry hops combine to create a commercially competitive beer.
  • Quick and Simple Brewing: From fermenter to glass within a month, you get fast yet remarkable results.
  • Complete Kit: Comes with a Dark Rock Pale Ale Beer Kit Enhancer for that extra flavour kick.
  • Affordable Luxury: Brew pub-quality beer at around 50p per pint.
  • Broad Style Range: Our Session Series includes various global styles like West Coast APA, New Zealand Pilsner, Aussie Gold Ale, English Amber Ale, and more.


Full instructions to make this kit are on the back of the box. If you have discarded the box, you can download them by clicking: Back Label Session Range.

Session Series: A Revolution in Home Brewing

The Session Series by Dark Rock Brewing elevates kit brewing to extraordinary heights. Using high-quality hopped malt extracts and the freshest blends of dry hops, we’ve developed a range of beers that boast enticing aromas and delectable flavours. Whether it’s the robust hoppy punch of our West Coast APA, the Southern Hemisphere authenticity of our New Zealand styles, or the balanced moreishness of our English Amber Ale, our range offers something for every discerning palate.

  • Speedy Process: These kits are quick to clear and mature, ensuring you won’t wait long to savour your home brew.
  • Versatility: Perfect for any occasion, whether it’s a summer barbecue or a curry night.
  • Innovation: The range includes a trendy new style, India Pale Lager (IPL), that blends the refreshing qualities of a lager with the hoppy notes of an IPA.


  • Kit Weight: 1.8 kg
  • Makes: 40 pints / 5 gallons
  • ABV Approx: 4.5%
  • Target Finishing Gravity: 1.008 (approx)
  • Fermentation Time: 7 days (approx)
  • Conditioning Time: 3 weeks

Embark on an unforgettable brewing journey with Dark Rock’s Session Series Riwaka Pale Ale & Enhancer. It’s not just a beer making kit; it’s a passport to a world of flavours.

Additional information

Weight 2.8 kg

Beer strength

4.1% – 5%

Beer style

5 reviews for Dark Rock Session Series Riwaka Pale Ale Kit & Enhancer – Extract Beer Kit

Rated 4.8 out of 5
4.8 out of 5 stars (based on 5 reviews)
Very good20%


Rated 5.0 out of 5
15 October 2022

A great tasting beer. Vibrant hops perfectly balanced with a rich malt tàste in a single can kit. The new session ales have enhanced the Dark Rock range.

Rated 5.0 out of 5
25 May 2022

Excellent brew , added 2 carbonation tabs to 500 ml bottles, my first kit from dark brewing, great head smooth taste and good hop taste

Rated 4.0 out of 5
3 February 2022

Decent pale ale ,had no problems fermenting think the dark rock kit bundles are really good quality, I haven’t had a bad one yet, sharp hoppy tropical taste great on tap!

Rated 5.0 out of 5
13 January 2021

Lovely brew this, nice malty base with citrus and Passionfruit notes.

Andy L
Rated 5.0 out of 5
13 July 2020

Don’t hesitate to try this brew, a cracking beer



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