BC Craft Beer Events for the Week of Jan 29–Feb 4, 2018

Jan 30: Beer Club – Driftwood Brewery The Landing Liquor Store, Nanimo, BC; 19:00–22:00 Driftwood Brewery form Victoria will be here to present their wares on Tuesday, January 30th, 2018 @ 7pm. Please contact the store via phone, messenger, or email in order to reserve your spot as space is very limited! Event page Jan…Read more BC Craft Beer Events for the Week of Jan 29–Feb 4, 2018

Last Week’s Craft Beer Tasting Notes—Dec 4–10 (70 uniques)

This week's notes will be pretty brief, as I drank an insane amount of beers and a few of these were from memory alone. 🙂 Bottles & Cans El Cuatro by The Ale Apothecary Horseblanket on the nose. Plums and cherries on the palate with a touch of brandy and oak. Tart and funky. The…Read more Last Week’s Craft Beer Tasting Notes—Dec 4–10 (70 uniques)

BC Craft Beer Events for the Week of Nov 27–Dec 3

Nov 27: Brewers Q&A and Book Signing with Author Stephen Beaumont Central City Downtown, Vancouver, BC; 17:00–19:00 Stephen Beaumont, author of The Indispensable Guide to the World's Best Craft and Traditional Beers, joins Brewmaster Gary Lohin and Dageraad Brewing's Ben Coli for a craft beer Q&A. Stephen included Hoyne Brewing from Victoria and Central City…Read more BC Craft Beer Events for the Week of Nov 27–Dec 3

BC Craft Beer Events for the Week of Nov 20–26

Nov 21: Brewery vs. Winery Dinner CRAFT Beer Market, Vancouver, BC; 18:00–21:00 Brewery vs. Winery Dinner Tuesday, November 21st, 2017 Beer or wine? Why not have both at Craft Beer Market's twist on this annual event. Brewmaster Evan from Doan's Craft Brewing and Sommelier Brent from Blasted Church Vineyards will go head-to-head for each of…Read more BC Craft Beer Events for the Week of Nov 20–26

BC Craft Beer Events for the Week of Nov 13–19, 2017

It's a 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 Nov 15: Cheers to Four Years: Anniversary Party Craft Beer Market, Vancouver, BC; 16:30–19:30 CHEERS TO FOUR YEARS! Please join us to celebrate four great…Read more BC Craft Beer Events for the Week of Nov 13–19, 2017

Hoyne Releases Voltage Espresso Stout 2017

Hoyne Brewing in Victoria BC has released the 2017 version of their fall seasonal Voltage Espresso Stout. Voltage is a breakfast stout brewed with espresso from Habit Coffee in Victoria BC. Voltage pours out a dark brown colour with big aromas and flavours of espresso along with hints of chocolate and hazelnut. Voltage is available now…Read more Hoyne Releases Voltage Espresso Stout 2017

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

Last Week’s Craft Beer Tasting Notes: June 19–25

Another week, another 27 unique beers. I shall soon be the king of Untappd! Bottle & Cans Smoked Hefeweizen by Steel & Oak Brewing Co. Lightly smokey and wheaty, with banana notes from the yeast and a dry finish. I'd actually like a little more smoke, but I'm weird like that. Royal City Ale by…Read more Last Week’s Craft Beer Tasting Notes: June 19–25