Parallel 49 Releases Hazy Train IPA

Parallel 49 Brewing in Vancouver BC has released a new juicy IPA called Hazy Train. Using a malt bill of pilsner, wheat, oat, and victory malts, this IPA supports big hop aromas with a creamy mouthfeel and subtle notes of toasty biscuit. Heavily dry-hopped with Mosaic, Galaxy, Columbus and Centennial, the hop profile is of…Read more Parallel 49 Releases Hazy Train IPA

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)

Parallel 49 Releases Parallelogram N2 Coffee Porter

Parallel 49 Brewing in Vancouver BC has released their released their new Parallelogram N2 Coffee Porter. Previously available on draft in the P49 tasting room, Parrallelogram is a Nitro coffee porter brewed with coffee from 49th Parallel Roasters in Vancouver. Malt aromas and french roast espresso flavour dominate this rich brown coffee porter. Nitrogenation gives…Read more Parallel 49 Releases Parallelogram N2 Coffee Porter

Parallel 49 and Central City Release 2017 Beer Advent Calendar

Parallel 49 Brewing and Central City Brewers and Distillers have announced the release of the 2017 version of their joint annual beer advent calendar. This year's version will be called The Great White Wonder Adventure Pack and will contain 12 unique beers from P49 and 12 from Red Racer. The Great White Wonder Adventure Pack is available now in…Read more Parallel 49 and Central City Release 2017 Beer Advent Calendar

BC Craft Beer Events for the Week of Oct 30–Nov 5

Sorry I skipped last week, I was on vacation in Portland. Lots of great beer was drunk! 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 31: Boneyard Brewing Halloween Tap Takeover! Portland…Read more BC Craft Beer Events for the Week of Oct 30–Nov 5

Last Week’s Craft Beer Tasting Notes—Oct 9–15 (41 Uniques)

This was a big week, with two tap takeovers and a pub crawl for my girlfriend's birthday, plus we drank quite a bit at home... Bottle & Cans Numbskull Ahtanum Edition by Lighthouse Brewing Company Floral nose with hoppy notes of grapefruit and peaches on the palate over a complex malt base. Finishes with earthy…Read more Last Week’s Craft Beer Tasting Notes—Oct 9–15 (41 Uniques)

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