Last Week’s Craft Beer Tasting Notes—Jan 8–14, 2018 (26 Uniques)

Last week was a good week of boozing. The quantity wasn't huge this week, but the quality was amazing. Huge thanks to Copper & Theory for their amazing European beer tap takeover at Moon Under Water. Bottles & Cans Cherry Foreword by Coalesce Brewing Funky, sour and fruity with big cherry notes along with grainy…Read more Last Week’s Craft Beer Tasting Notes—Jan 8–14, 2018 (26 Uniques)

Steel & Oak Collaborates with Field House on Framework

Steel & Oak Brewing in New Westminster BC has collaborated with Field House Brewing of Abbotsford on a farmhouse ale called Framework. Framework is a saison brewed with orange peel, elderflower, and lingonberry . A true collaboration, Fieldwork was fermented with Field House's wild farmhouse yeast at Steel & Oak’s brewery. Framework will be released…Read more Steel & Oak Collaborates with Field House on Framework

BC Craft Beer Events for the Week of Jan 8–14, 2018

This week is super quiet for events. If you know of any that I haven't listed, then please let me know! Jan 10: S&O x Field House: Beer Collaboration Launch and Tap Takeover! Bells and Whistles, Vancouver, BC; 12:00–22:00 We will be launching our delicious Holliwood Oyster Stout on January 11th at Spinnakers. This year…Read more BC Craft Beer Events for the Week of Jan 8–14, 2018

Field House Releases Dry-Hopped Wild Ale

Field House Brewing in Abbotsford BC has announced the releases of their new Dry-Hopped Wild Ale. This aromatic ale was dry-hopped with citra, mosaic and amarillo and then conditioned on brett and a blend of red grape must. They describe it as an experiment with hops and grapes. Dry-Hopped Wild Ale is available now at the Field…Read more Field House Releases Dry-Hopped Wild Ale

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)

Last Week’s Craft Beer Tasting Notes—Nov 13–19 (36 beers)

Good god, I drank a lot of good beer this week. Well done me! Bottles & Cans Passionfruit Milkshark by Bellwoods Brewery Juicy and delicious with big notes of passionfruit and vanilla, along with a hint of apple. It was a smooth and silky mouthfeel. Home Ec by Twin Sails Brewing This Tirimisu stout had…Read more Last Week’s Craft Beer Tasting Notes—Nov 13–19 (36 beers)

Field House Releases Toasted Coconut Black Lager

Field House Brewing in Abbotsford BC has released a new seasonal beer called Toasted Coconut Black Lager.   Brewed as a traditional schwarzbier, this easy-drinking, crisp, dark lager has hints of chocolate and coffee as well as their own addition of toasted coconut—bringing complexity and character to this German-style black beer. Toasted Coconut Black Lager is…Read more Field House Releases Toasted Coconut Black Lager

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)