Parkside Brewery Releases Skate or Dye Mango ISA

Parkside Brewery in Port Moody, BC has released a new limited-edition seasonal called Skate or Dye. Skate or Dye is a mango ISA brewed with loads of Galaxy and dry-hopped with Ekuanot and Azacca. They say that this hazy tropical treat is bursting with mango and hints of passion fruit and has the perfect lingering…Read more Parkside Brewery Releases Skate or Dye Mango ISA

Townsite Brewing Releases Two Tasting Room-Only Can Conditioned Ales

Townsite Brewing in Powell River has released two new can-conditioned ales that are only available in limited quantities at the brewery. Check out the details below. These look pretty sweet. I might have to see if I have any friends heading up island soon! Up the Lake This sour Mash ISA is light in body…Read more Townsite Brewing Releases Two Tasting Room-Only Can Conditioned Ales

Parallel 49 Brewing Releases Midas Belgian ISA

Parallel 49 Brewing in Vancouver, BC has released a new limited-edition beer called Midas. Midas is labelled as a Belgian ISA (India session ale). This hop-forward, low ABV session ale was brewed with 100% Cascade hops, which offers lemony, floral aromas. Light peach esters and clove phenols arise from the Belgian yeast strain. Midas finishes…Read more Parallel 49 Brewing Releases Midas Belgian ISA

Mount Arrowsmith Releases Spring Tide Belgian ISA

Mount Arrowsmith Brewing in Parksville BC has release a new limited-edition seasonal called Spring Tide. Spring Tide is described as being a Belgian-style India session ale with a malt-backed sweetness, punchy exotic fruit flavours, and a dry mouthfeel. Spring Tide is available now at the brewery and at select private liquor stores on the Island and…Read more Mount Arrowsmith Releases Spring Tide Belgian ISA

Howe Sound Brewing Releases Super Jupiter Mango ISA

Howe Sound Brewing in Squamish, BC has released a new mango version of their Super Jupiter ISA. Formerly a grapefruit ISA, this new version of Super Jupiter is described as having notes of tropical fruit and a clean malt profile that lets a large dry hop and the natural mango flavours shine through. Super Jupiter Mango…Read more Howe Sound Brewing Releases Super Jupiter Mango ISA

The 12 Beer Reviews of Christmas #4: Spinnakers Vic West ISA

On the fourth day of Christmas, my true love sent to me... From the label: Brewed with the finest malted barley, imported hops and Spinnakers' own deep well aquifer pure mineral water, Spinnakers Nut Brown Ale exhibits a refreshing light body with hints of delicate nutty flavours. Serve slightly chilled. Stats: ABV: 4.5%; IBU: 55 Tasting…Read more The 12 Beer Reviews of Christmas #4: Spinnakers Vic West ISA