A couple of weeks ago, I was lucky enough to attend the 2017 BC Beer Awards. It's taken me a while to get around to writing about the experience, because my girlfriend and I flew to Portland the next day for an amazing beercation. 🙂 The event was held at the Croatian Cultural Centre in…Read more Celebrating Brewing Ingenuity at the 2017 BC Beer Awards
I was lucky enough to attend the 2017 BC Beer Awards on the weekend. This year's awards were apparently the largest ever, with l879 entries from 97 BC breweries. Judging took place over three days and was conducted by a panel of BJPC and Cicerone judges from across the region. I was really excited to…Read more 2017 BC Beer Awards Winners Announced
Press release: Vancouver BC, August 11, 2017 - The 8th annual BC Beer Awards and Festival (BCBA) is set to return on October 21, 2017 to the Croatian Cultural Centre in Vancouver. The signature consumer tasting event of BC Craft Beer Month, this festival celebrates the very best in craft brewing from across the province.…Read more BC Beer Awards and Festival 2017 – New Format, New Awards!
The Canadian Brewing Awards is Canada’s national competition for judging the quality of Canadian manufactured beer. The Canadian Brewing Awards invites Canadian majority-owned breweries and cideries of all sizes to compete in a Beer Judge Certification Program (BJCP) sanctioned blind tasting determining the best beers and ciders in over 60 style categories. The 15th annual Canadian Beer Awards gala was…Read more BC Breweries Win Big at the 2017 Canadian Brewing Awards
In an interesting development, the Canadian Brewing Awards & Conference (CBAC) has changed its rules to say that only a "Canadian-owned brewery or cidery whose products are produced and packaged in Canada" is eligible to be considered for an award. This means that breweries that do not have 100% Canadian ownership are excluded from the awards,…Read more Change to Eligibility Rules for Canadian Brewing Awards Means Only 100% Canadian-Owned Breweries Can Enter
The 7th annual BC Beer Awards and Festival were held held at the Croatian Cultural Center in Vancouver Last Night The awards were presented by CBC's Stephen Quinn and were presented for 30 categories including the CBC People's Choice Award, the Richards Buell Sutton LLP Rookie of the Year Award, and the Brewers Challenge. While the awards placed…Read more 2016 BC Beer Awards Winners Announced