Persephone Brewing Releases Honey Farmhouse Ale

Persephone Brewing in Gibsons, BC has released their new limited-edition Honey Farmhouse Ale. Honey Farmhouse Ale is a light, sessionable Belgian-style saison that was brewed with 150 lbs of wildflower and blackberry honey from the Roberts Creek Honey Company, whom operate one of their apiaries on the beer farm. It is light in colour and refreshingly…Read more Persephone Brewing Releases Honey Farmhouse Ale

Steel & Oak Releases Weekend Plans 2018

Steel & Oak Brewing in New Westminster, BC has released the 2018 version of their seasonal Weekend Plans. Weekend Plans is a tart pale ale brewed with a carefully selected blend of Northwest hops, a heavy dose of oat malt and soured with lactobacillus for a refreshing tartness. For 2018 they decided to level this fan…Read more Steel & Oak Releases Weekend Plans 2018

Four Winds Brewing Releases Pequeño Cabo 2018

Four Winds Brewing in Delta, BC has released a 2018 version of Pequeno Cabo. Pequeño Cabo is a Berliner-style Weisse that was aged in tequila Barrels for nuances of oak and A=agave. It is sour in nature and refreshingly effervescent Pequeño Cabo is available now in the tasting room in bottles and glasses. It will be hitting…Read more Four Winds Brewing Releases Pequeño Cabo 2018

Twin Sails and Boombox Release What Have You Done For Me Lately DDH IPA

Twin Sails Brewing in Port Moody, BC has released a special  collaboration with  Boombox Brewing called What Have You Done For Me Lately. What Have You Done For Me Lately is a DDH IPA. They started off with a malt base of Golden Promise and Maris Otter, which gave the beer a really expressive and bright…Read more Twin Sails and Boombox Release What Have You Done For Me Lately DDH IPA

Craft Beer Tasting Notes: May 7–13 (24 Beers)

This was a much lighter week. I'm trying to lose a bit of weight. Lots of beers at home, with a quick stop at The Drake and Smiths, though I did get dragged to Yates Street Tap House (urgh).   Bottles & Cans ...As If (with Brett) by Twin Sails Brewing This Chardonnay barrel aged…Read more Craft Beer Tasting Notes: May 7–13 (24 Beers)

Fuggles & Warlock Releases The Will to Ride White Sangria Kölsch

Fuggles & Warlock Craftworks in Richmond, BC has released a new limited-edition seasonal called The Will to Ride. The Will to Ride is a white sangria Kölsch brewed with Gewürztraminer grape must and peaches. For this special  beer they decided to team up for the Ride to Conquer Cancer, benefiting the BC Cancer Foundation. TEAM FUG CANCER…Read more Fuggles & Warlock Releases The Will to Ride White Sangria Kölsch

Strathcona Collaborates with Tofino on Power Slides and Cheater 5’s

Strathcona Brewing in Vancouver, BC has announced a special collaboration with Tofino Brewing called Power Slides and Cheater 5’s. Power Slides and Cheater 5’s is a dry-hopped lager brewed with with flaked rice and corn. It was hopped with Saaz, Hallertau Mittlefruh, Sorachi Ace, and touch of Citra-Cryo hops. They say that it has slight floral notes, a…Read more Strathcona Collaborates with Tofino on Power Slides and Cheater 5’s

Superflux Beer to Release Barracuda IPA

Superflux Beer Company in Vancouver, BC has released a new seasonal beer called Barracuda. Barracuda is an IPA (no shit) that features their absolute favourite hop blend. This new beer will enter their regular rotation alongside Easy Tiger, Colour & Shape, and Happyness. Barracuda will be available at the Strathcona tasting room on May 19 and will…Read more Superflux Beer to Release Barracuda IPA

Breweries Attending Phillips Hopoxia 2018 Announced

Hopoxia is set to return for its 8th anniversary on June, 2018. This festival of hoppy beers is held annually in the backyard at Phillips Brewing in Victoria, BC and is a hop lover's dream come true! This year, over 45 of BC's finest craft breweries and cideries will be pouring samples of wonderfully diverse and…Read more Breweries Attending Phillips Hopoxia 2018 Announced