Persephone Releases 2018 Wee Heavy

Persephone Brewing in Gibsons BC has released the 2018 version of their seasonal Wee Heavy. Wee Heavy is a a rich, dark scotch ale with notes of toasted malt, plums, raisins, cherries, caramel, and molasses, along with a slight sweetness and warming sensation from the alcohol. Wee Heavy will be available soon at select private liquor stores…Read more Persephone Releases 2018 Wee Heavy

Last Week’s Craft Beer Tasting Notes—Dec 11–17 (88 Uniques)

Well, that was a busy week of boozing, with the Strange Fellows birthday bash, the Parallel 49 barley wine festival, Vancouver brewery hopping, a trip to The Drake, and a tasting. Sorry for the lack of pictures. I'm running out of server space! Draught Death Blow by Twin Sails Brewing—At the Parallel 49 Barley Wine…Read more Last Week’s Craft Beer Tasting Notes—Dec 11–17 (88 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

Deep Cove & Persephone Collaborate on Pink Lemonade Gose

Deep Cove Brewing in North Vancouver and Persephone Brewing in Gibsons have released the the fourth in the series of ongoing collaborations: Pink Lemonade Gose. Nicknamed "Collaboration IV: A Brew Hope" Pink Lemonade Gose was brewed with "a butt load" of wheat and aged on fresh lemon juice, raspberry, and cranberry puree. It is said…Read more Deep Cove & Persephone Collaborate on Pink Lemonade Gose

Last Week’s Craft Beer Tasting Notes—Aug 28–Sept 3 (30 Uniques)

Here's last week's notes! They're a little brief this week as I've been busy with GCBF stuff. I might have to skip next week because I'm about to drink a large amount of beers! Bottles & Cans Le Quench Du Soif by Brasserie Dunham & Twin Sails Brewing A rich and complex wild IPA with…Read more Last Week’s Craft Beer Tasting Notes—Aug 28–Sept 3 (30 Uniques)