BC Craft Beer Events for the Week of Dec 18–24

It's a bit of a quieter week this week, with the run up to Christmas, but there still a few tasting and some other bits and pieces going on. Dec 19: In Store Tasting: Hearthstone Hillside Liquor, Victoria, BC; 15:00–19:00 Join Brian and come sample beers from one of North Vancouver's finest breweries, Hearthstone Brewery. Sub…Read more BC Craft Beer Events for the Week of Dec 18–24

Last Week’s Craft Beer Tasting Notes—Oct 2–8

What a week. We're in full harvest mode right now, with tons of fresh hop and pumpkin beers in the mix! Bottles and Cans Surround by Stillwater Artisanal This imperial wheat stout had the aroma of cognac. The palate brought caramel, dark chocolate, molasses, smoke, and oak. It was full-bodied and chewy with a very…Read more Last Week’s Craft Beer Tasting Notes—Oct 2–8

BC Craft Beer Events for the Week of Oct 2–8

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 Oct 2: CAMRA U - Certified Beer Aficionado Program Faculty Brewing, Vancouver, BC; 18:00–21:00 Certificate Description: This program is modeled to reflect the knowledge you’re expected…Read more BC Craft Beer Events for the Week of Oct 2–8

The Unmissable Beers of GCBF 2017

There's a lot of great beers being served at this year's GCBF. With such a wide variety of brews on offer it can be a little overwhelming to chose what to try in the limited time available. I realize that not everyone is like me with the alcohol tolerance of a Norse god and a…Read more The Unmissable Beers of GCBF 2017

I left My Liver in Vancouver, or How I Visited 43 Craft Breweries in 48 hours and Lived to Tell the Tale

Do you ever have a really stupid idea to do something, then against your better judgement, do it anyway? Well, that's pretty much a way of life for me! In May I had the ridiculous idea to visit Vancouver for the weekend and attempt to visit 43 craft breweries by public transit. It was quite…Read more I left My Liver in Vancouver, or How I Visited 43 Craft Breweries in 48 hours and Lived to Tell the Tale

Craft Beer Events for the Week of Mar 20–26, 2017

There's quite a few events going on in BC this week, mostly in Victoria or Vancouver. Please let me know if you spot some more. 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…Read more Craft Beer Events for the Week of Mar 20–26, 2017