Weekly Craft Beer Tasting Notes—July 23–29

I meant to post this a the end of last week, but I got sick. Pity me! These tasting notes cover beers consumed between July 23—29, including The Drake's Thirsty Chef IV event and the West Coast Brewery Tours tap takeover at Smith pub. Bottles & Cans 120 Minute IPA (2018) by Dogfish Head Craft…Read more Weekly Craft Beer Tasting Notes—July 23–29

Craft Beer Tasting Notes—Huge Catch-Up Edition

Hmmm, I realized that I did a big tasting notes post about three weeks ago for The Drake's San Diego day, then one for Farmouse Fest, but managed to skip everything in between. It's a slow day over here, so I decided to compile the rest. There's a lot of beers in here! Bottles El…Read more Craft Beer Tasting Notes—Huge Catch-Up Edition

Last Week’s Craft Beer Tasting Notes: June 11–17, 2018 (44 Beers)

Sorry it's been a while! I went to Vancouver for a few days, then went to Seattle for a bit, then the next week was Hopoxia. So much beer was drunk that I didn't have time for this. In fact, I drank a shit ton last week too... maybe I have a problem... Some of…Read more Last Week’s Craft Beer Tasting Notes: June 11–17, 2018 (44 Beers)

Craft Beer Tasting Notes: May 7–13 (24 Beers)

This was a much lighter week. I'm trying to lose a bit of weight. Lots of beers at home, with a quick stop at The Drake and Smiths, though I did get dragged to Yates Street Tap House (urgh).   Bottles & Cans ...As If (with Brett) by Twin Sails Brewing This Chardonnay barrel aged…Read more Craft Beer Tasting Notes: May 7–13 (24 Beers)

Weekly BC Craft Beer Events List: May 14–20, 2018

As always, if you know of any events that I don't have listed here, please drop me an email. May 14–16: Pint of Science Victoria Multiple Locations, Victoria, BC Science talks in your local pub ! This year Victoria will host its first ever Pint of Science Festival! It will happen simultaneously in three venues.…Read more Weekly BC Craft Beer Events List: May 14–20, 2018

Last Week’s Craft Beer Tasting Notes: April 30–May 6 (30 Beers)

This week featured a trip to The Drake for the anniversary and my first date with my girlfriend, Cinco de Mayo at Moon Under Water, a stop at Swans to try their new beers, and some hiking beers. Bottles & Cans Équinoxe Du Printemps (2018) by Brasserie Dieu du Ciel! This maple scotch ale had…Read more Last Week’s Craft Beer Tasting Notes: April 30–May 6 (30 Beers)

2018 Okanagan Fest of Ale Award Winners Announced

The 2018 Okanagan Fest of Ale was held over the weekend at the Penticton Trade & Convention Centre. The festival culminated with an award ceremony, where awards were presented in 13 categories chosen by a panel of 9 industry experts, as well as 5 chosen by the public. Congratulations to all of this year's winner! Judges’…Read more 2018 Okanagan Fest of Ale Award Winners Announced