Red Racer Collaborates with Hong Kong Beer Co. on “Lucky Pig” Tangerine Ale with Ginger

Central City Brewers + Distillers has announced a special collaboration  with Hong Kong Beer Co. in their "Red Racer" line-up called Lucky Pig. Lucky Pig is a blonde ale brewed with tangerines and ginger. They say that tangerine and ginger puree add a fruity-spice combo to this blonde ale, while Hefeweizen yeast adds another layer of…Read more Red Racer Collaborates with Hong Kong Beer Co. on “Lucky Pig” Tangerine Ale with Ginger

Steel & Oak Expands Brewer’s Series with “Meander” Barrel-Aged Gooseberry Blonde

Steel & Oak Brewing in New Westminster has announced the expansion of their "Brewers Series" with a new beer called Meander. After aging for a year in Cabernet Sauvignon barrels, Meander was conditioned for three months on gooseberries to create a complex barrel-aged blonde ale full of funk and fruit, with a refreshingly tart finish.…Read more Steel & Oak Expands Brewer’s Series with “Meander” Barrel-Aged Gooseberry Blonde

Riot Releases Currant-ly Unavailable 2018

Riot Brewing in Chemainus, BC has released the 2018 version of their seasonal Currant-ly Unavailable. Currant-ly Unavailable is a blonde ale brewed with fresh Vancouver Island-grown blackcurrants, which is described as being slightly tart and sweet, extremely refreshing, and light. Currant-ly Unavailable is available in 6-packs now at the brewery and will be heading to select private…Read more Riot Releases Currant-ly Unavailable 2018

Powell Brewery Releases Staycation Double Dry-Hopped Blonde

Powell Brewery in Vancouver BC is set to release a new limited edition seasonal called Staycation. Staycation is a Lemondrop double dry-hopped blonde ale. Staycation will be available at the tasting room on February 16 in 4-packs and glasses, and for growler fills. It will be shipping to select private liquor stores on February 19. 5.8% ABV…Read more Powell Brewery Releases Staycation Double Dry-Hopped Blonde

Steel & Oak Releases Draft-Only Fresh-Hop Blonde

Steel & Oak Brewing in New Westminster BC has released a special draft-only fresh-hopped blonde ale. Fresh Centennial hops give this American blonde ale a lively aroma of freshly zested lemon and grapefruit, hints of pine, and subtle notes of freshly cut grass, while the malt bill provides a bready and biscuity backbone. S&O Fresh…Read more Steel & Oak Releases Draft-Only Fresh-Hop Blonde

Dageraad Releases Louise and Oscar

Dageraad Brewing in Burnaby BC has announced the release of two special beers to mark the first birthday of their head brewer’s twin children: Louise and Oscar. Louise is a zesty little Belgian-style blonde ale. Grounded on dependable old German Pilsner malt, Louise’s character is lifted and brightened by Belgian yeast, citrusy American hops, and deft…Read more Dageraad Releases Louise and Oscar

Category 12’s Simplicity Ale Now Available in 4-Pack Tall Cans

Category 12 Brewing in Saanich BC has announced that their Simplicity blond ale is now available in 4-packs of tall cans. With a light body, moderate ABV, and a smooth mouthfeel from the use of spelt grain, this Belgian-style blond is incredibly crushable. Perfect for those sunny days that I'm told are just around the…Read more Category 12’s Simplicity Ale Now Available in 4-Pack Tall Cans

Twin Sails to Launch No Fun Zone Blonde Stout at #VBW Craft Beer Lift Off!

Twin Sails Brewing in Port Moody BC has announced their latest canned release: No Fun Zone. Listed as a blonde stout with coffee, coconut, and vanilla, they describe No Fun Zone as their attempt at replicating the flavours of a traditional stout in a blonde ale by using just adjuncts. They added huge amounts of…Read more Twin Sails to Launch No Fun Zone Blonde Stout at #VBW Craft Beer Lift Off!