Silver Valley Brewing Releases “Don’t Shoot Me Santa” Chai Milk Stout

Silver Valley Brewing in Maple Ridge, BC has released a new limited edition beer called Don't Shoot Me Santa. Don't Shoot Me Santa is a milk stout T’s Once Upon A Tea Leaf's signature chai mix. It is said to be smooth, spicy. It’s pretty much everything you’ll need to make it through the holiday…Read more Silver Valley Brewing Releases “Don’t Shoot Me Santa” Chai Milk Stout

Persephone Brewing Releases 2017/2018 “Barrel Aged Barleywine”

Persephone Brewing in Gibsons, BC has released the 2017/2018 version of their Barrel Aged Barleywine. This English-style barley wine, was aged in Woodford Reserve oak bourbon barrels from  for 10 months. This strong, dark ale has notes of vanilla, cherry and molasses.  Barrel Aged Barleywine is available now at the brewery and select private liquor stores. 10.9% ABV Photo…Read more Persephone Brewing Releases 2017/2018 “Barrel Aged Barleywine”

Deep Cove Brewers Releases “Old Buck” Coffee Dopplebock

Deep Cove Brewers and Distillers in Vancouver, BC has released a new limited edition beer called Old Buck. Old Buck is a dopplebock brewed with the addition of coffee. They say that it has sweet caramel malts, warm mocha notes, and dark fruit flavours. Old Buck is available now at the Deep Cove tasting room and…Read more Deep Cove Brewers Releases “Old Buck” Coffee Dopplebock

Parallel 49 Brewing Releases 2019 “Russian Imperial Stout”

Parallel 49 Brewing in Vancouver, BC has released the 2019 version of their winter seasonal Russian Imperial Stout. Russian Imperial Stout boasts big flavours of chocolate, coffee and dried fruit. The 2019 version was aged for two months in Sagamore Spirit rye whiskey barrels, imparting notes of oak vanillins, and a hint of rye spice.  Russian Imperial…Read more Parallel 49 Brewing Releases 2019 “Russian Imperial Stout”

Parallel 49 Brewing Releases “Crown Jewels” Barleywine

Parallel 49 Brewing in Vancouver, BC has releases a new limited-edition beer called Crown Jewels. Crown Jewels is a Barleywine that was aged in Sagamore Spirit rye whiskey barrels for two months to impart rich flavours of rye, dark fruit, and charred oak. They describe it as being full-bodied with notes of sweet vanilla, molasses, honey,…Read more Parallel 49 Brewing Releases “Crown Jewels” Barleywine

Bridge Brewing Releases “Showerbier” Schwarzbier

Bridge Brewing in North Vancouver, BC has released a new limited-edition seasonal called Showerbier. Showerbier is a traditional schwarzbier, also known as a “black beer” or a dark lager, which was brewed with continental pilsner malt and a variety of specialty malts, most notably chocolate malts, which provide the dark appearance. They used German noble hops…Read more Bridge Brewing Releases “Showerbier” Schwarzbier

Fuggles & Warlock Releases “Super SMaSH Brewers 2”

Fuggles & Warlock Craftworks in Richmond, BC has released a special collaboration with Doan's called Super SMaSH Brewers 2. Super SMaSH Brewers 2 is a citric, dank, and hazy single malt and single hop IPA featuring Pilsner malt an Denali hops. Super SMaSH Brewers 2 is available now at the Fuggles & Warlock tasting room and…Read more Fuggles & Warlock Releases “Super SMaSH Brewers 2”

Category 12 Brewing Launches 2019 Barrelholder Membership Programme

Category 12 Brewing in Victoria, BC has announced the return of their Barrelholder membership programme.  Their original Barrelholder campaign was launched in 2015 as a way to involve the beer community in the brewery and to help them kick-start their beer wood-ageing program. The 86 contributors enabled them to purchase their original 6 barrels (still in use…Read more Category 12 Brewing Launches 2019 Barrelholder Membership Programme

Tickets for the 2019 Okanagan Fest of Ale Now on Sale

Tickets for the 24th annual Okanagan Fest of Ale went on sale last week. The  event will be held on April 12 and 13, 2019 at the Penticton Trade & Convention Centre. This 2-day festival features 150+ quality crafted brews, ciders and cask ales from 65 craft brewers, great live entertainment, fabulous food, and more.…Read more Tickets for the 2019 Okanagan Fest of Ale Now on Sale