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 Tasting Notes for the Week of April 24–30 (26 unique beers)

This... this is really late. What can I say, sometimes life gets in the way. That and drinking. Mostly the drinking. Enjoy! At home Vapor Wave by Twin Sails Brewing Pineapple and tropical fruit nose. Biscuit and crackery malt base. Mild tartness and drying saltiness. Extremely refreshing. Juice Plus by Twin Sails Brewing Batch #2.…Read more Craft Beer Tasting Notes for the Week of April 24–30 (26 unique beers)

Granville Island Brewing Releases Small Batch Belgian Style Saison

Granville Island Brewing has announced the release of their new small batch Belgian Style Saison. Like all of their small batch releases, this dry, spicy, and fruity Belgian-style farmhouse ale was brewed at their original Vancouver location rather than their Kelowna location Check out the blurb, below: One of the world’s greatest beer nations, Belgium is…Read more Granville Island Brewing Releases Small Batch Belgian Style Saison

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

What to Try at the 8th Annual Island Beer Festival

The Strathcona Hotel is hosting the 8th annual Island Beer Fest on Saturday February 25 from 1pm-7pm. While there are still a couple of surprises in stock, this is pretty much a full list of the beers being served. The line-up is looking pretty decent. It looks like there may be a couple of casks on…Read more What to Try at the 8th Annual Island Beer Festival