Bomber Brewing Releases Apex Double Pilsner 2018

Bomber Brewing in East Vancouver has announced the release of the 2018 version of their Apex Double Pils. Brewed with 100% Pilsner malt and a a blend of traditional Noble hops and new world aromatics, this imperial pilsner feels more like an IPA than a traditional German lager. The huge nose comes from double dry-hopping…Read more Bomber Brewing Releases Apex Double Pilsner 2018

Last Week’s Craft Beer Tasting Notes—Dec 11–17 (88 Uniques)

Well, that was a busy week of boozing, with the Strange Fellows birthday bash, the Parallel 49 barley wine festival, Vancouver brewery hopping, a trip to The Drake, and a tasting. Sorry for the lack of pictures. I'm running out of server space! Draught Death Blow by Twin Sails Brewing—At the Parallel 49 Barley Wine…Read more Last Week’s Craft Beer Tasting Notes—Dec 11–17 (88 Uniques)

Yeast Van Brewers Collaborate on Double Pale Ale

The "Yeast Van" brewery district has come together to release it's first ever collaboration brew! This special collabeeration is a double pale ale brewed with a ridiculous amount hops, including Magnum, Cascade, Centennial, El Dorado, Simcoe, Amarillo, Chinook, Strata, Enigma, Ekuanot, Motueka, and Ahtanum. Double Pale Ale is availble at select private liquor stores now.  

Bomber to Release Bourbon Barrel-Aged Russian Imperial Stout and Choqulette Porter

Bomber Brewing in Vancouver BC has announced the release of a special limited version of their Russian Imperial Stout that has been aged for over six months in Heaven Hill Distillery bourbon barrels. In addition, they have released a new batch of the bourbon barrel-aged version of Choqulette Porter.   Both of beers are available now at…Read more Bomber to Release Bourbon Barrel-Aged Russian Imperial Stout and Choqulette Porter

Last Week’s Craft Beer Tasting Notes—Nov 6–12 (35 Beers)

OK, I guess that was another big week. I went over to Vancouver on Sunday and hit up a few breweries. Goodnight Sweet Prince by Twin Sails Brewing This was one of the best coffee stouts I've ever had. It had dark roast coffee flavour with just enough sweetness to offset the bitterness. It also…Read more Last Week’s Craft Beer Tasting Notes—Nov 6–12 (35 Beers)

Bomber Releases BCCBG Oktoberfest Collaboration

Bomber Brewing in Vancouver BC has has announced the release their new Oktoberfest Collaboration Brew. Oktoberfest Collaboration Brew was brewed in collaboration with several other members of the BC Craft Brewers Guild to mark the 6th anniversary of BC Craft Beer Month. Oktoberfest Collaboration Brew is described as being a golden, medium-bodied Oktoberfest that is…Read more Bomber Releases BCCBG Oktoberfest Collaboration

Parallel 49 Releases Amalgamation: a 9 Brewery Fresh-Hop Collaboration

Parallel 49 Brewing in Vancouver BC has announced the release of a special collaboration beer with Boombox, Dageraad, Four Winds, Powell Brewery, Doan's, Bomber, Hearthstone, and Parkside. Called Amalgamation, this fresh-hopped double IPA was brewed with 300 lb of fresh Amarillo hops from the Yakima Valley. Amalgamation is available in 4-packs of tall calls today at…Read more Parallel 49 Releases Amalgamation: a 9 Brewery Fresh-Hop Collaboration

BC Craft Beer Events for the Week of Aug 21–27, 2017

Do you have an event happening this week that you’d like to see listed? Feel free to send me an email. For a full list of events, check out my Facebook page Aug 22: Caskapalooza 2017 Salt Building, Vancouver, BC; 16:00–20:00 Caskapalooza is back for another year! Join us for a night of fun, socialising and sampling -…Read more BC Craft Beer Events for the Week of Aug 21–27, 2017