Last Week’s Craft Beer Tasting Notes—Dec 25–31, 2017

With both Christmas and New Year's in the same week, this was a big week—both in terms of the amount of beers and the high ABV. Don't worry. I took New Year's Day off... I was too hungover to get out of bed! Draught Armored Fist CDA by Boneyard Beer Company I really like this.…Read more Last Week’s Craft Beer Tasting Notes—Dec 25–31, 2017

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—Oct 30–Nov 5 (39 beers)

I think these are all from last week. Some might be from before Portland. I don't know. It's a blur! Sorry they're a bit brief, but that's a lot of beers! Stone Enjoy By 10.31.17 IPA by Stone Brewing Drunk before the expiry, this IPA was fresh and delicious with notes of citrus, tropical fruit,…Read more Last Week’s Craft Beer Tasting Notes—Oct 30–Nov 5 (39 beers)

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

Fuggles & Warlock Collaborates with Central City for Zombie Hopocalypse

Fuggles & Warlock Craftworks in Richmond BC has released a special collaboration with Central City Brewers + Distillers called Zombie Hopocalypse. Zombie Hopocalypse is a wet-hopped session ale that is packed with fresh Centennial and Chinook hops from BC Hop Company Ltd. Bottle are available now at the tasting room and will be shipping to select private…Read more Fuggles & Warlock Collaborates with Central City for Zombie Hopocalypse

BC Craft Beer Events for the Week of Oct 9–15

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 6–13: Vancouver's North Shore Craft Beer Week North Vancouver, BC; 16:00–20:00 Welcome to the inaugural craft beer week on Vancouver's North Shore! This October 6-13,…Read more BC Craft Beer Events for the Week of Oct 9–15

Fuggles & Warlock Releases Chrono Wet Hop IPA 2017

Fuggles & Warlock Craftworks in Richmond BC has released the 2017 version of their Chrono Wet Hop IPA. Chrono was brewed with freshly-picked Centennial and Cascade hops from BC Hop Company that were immediately brought to the brewery and thrown into the kettle within hours of picking. The use of fresh hops delivers a juiciness…Read more Fuggles & Warlock Releases Chrono Wet Hop IPA 2017

Last Week’s Craft Beer Tasting Notes—Sept 11–17 (39 Uniques)

Sorry I skipped the previous week. The GCBF madness prohibited me from taking notes. This was a pretty bit week, but several were shared with my girlfriend, so it's not as bad as it looks. Sorry, there's a couple of pumpkin beers in here. Assemblage Numéro 6 by Brasserie Dunham Tart and fruity with rich…Read more Last Week’s Craft Beer Tasting Notes—Sept 11–17 (39 Uniques)

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

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 Sept 18: Beer Launch for Vikram Vij's Weissen Trading Post Brewery, Langley, BC; 18:00–20:00 Be the first to taste Vikram's Weissen, a collaboration brew with My Shanti…Read more BC Craft Beer Events for the Week of Sept 18–24