Field House Collaborates with Powell on Japanese IPA

Field House Brewing in Abbotsford BC has announced the release of Japanese IPA, which is the second entry in their new "Collaboration IPA" series. Japanese IPA is a collaboration with Powell Brewinng from Vancoucver, BC that was brewed with rice, sake yeast, and citrus. Grapefruit and lemon were used to emulate the taste of yuzu ( an…Read more Field House Collaborates with Powell on Japanese IPA

Powell Brewery Releases Staycation Double Dry-Hopped Blonde

Powell Brewery in Vancouver BC is set to release a new limited edition seasonal called Staycation. Staycation is a Lemondrop double dry-hopped blonde ale. Staycation will be available at the tasting room on February 16 in 4-packs and glasses, and for growler fills. It will be shipping to select private liquor stores on February 19. 5.8% ABV…Read more Powell Brewery Releases Staycation Double Dry-Hopped Blonde

Last Week’s Craft Beer Tasting Notes—Jan 29–Feb 4, 2018 (30 Uniques)

This week's drinking featured a Strathcon Beer tap takeover at Smiths Pub, then birthday drinks for a friend's birthday, with trips to Swans and Smiths. Then it all wrapped up with sunday dinner at Heron Rock Bistro, who have a pretty amazing tap list! Bottles & Cans Double Infinity (Citra) by Superflux Beer Company The…Read more Last Week’s Craft Beer Tasting Notes—Jan 29–Feb 4, 2018 (30 Uniques)

Last Week’s Craft Beer Tasting Notes—Jan 22–28, 2018

Oh dang. The Drake really brought it this week. They hosted a Seattle tap takeover featuring beers from Holy Mountain, Cloudburst, and Engine House No. 9. The list was amazing. My girlfriend and I worked through tasters of the whole menu, then went back the next day for glasses of our favorites! An Afternoon in…Read more Last Week’s Craft Beer Tasting Notes—Jan 22–28, 2018

Last Week’s Craft Beer Tasting Notes—Jan 15–21 (31 Uniques)

'twas another week filled with great craft beer. I tried 31 different beers this week, many at home, but several at the Spinnakers barrel-aged beer release and a few down at Smiths pub. Draught Fig Deal Barley Wine by Spinnakers Gastro Brewpub—at Spinnakers Gastro Brewpub & Guesthouses This English-style barley wine had notes of figs,…Read more Last Week’s Craft Beer Tasting Notes—Jan 15–21 (31 Uniques)

Powell Brewery Releases Southern Belle and Tropical Daydreams

Powell Brewery in Vancouver BC has announced the release of two new limited-edition tall can 4-packs: Southern Belle peaches & cream Berliner Weisse and Tropical Daydreams dry-hopped sour. Both beers will be released at the Powell Brewery tasting room on Friday, January 26. Southern Belle Peaches & Cream Berliner Inspired by the traditional southern combo of peaches and…Read more Powell Brewery Releases Southern Belle and Tropical Daydreams

Last Week’s Craft Beer Tasting Notes—Jan 1–7

What a week! I drank so many amazing beers at The Drake's Wild & Sour day, along with tons of fantastic beers at home. Keeping the party going into the New Year! 😉 The Drake's Wild & Sour event Gueuze Tilquin – Draft Version by Gueuzerie Tilquin Tart, sour, and funky with notes yes of…Read more Last Week’s Craft Beer Tasting Notes—Jan 1–7

Powell Brewery Releases Lekker Golden Sour

Powell Brewery in Vancouver BC has announced the release of a new tasting room exclusive barrel-aged ale called Lekker. Lekker a Flemish-style golden sour matured for 26 months in French oak with Pediococcus, Brettanomyces Lambicus, Brettanomyces Claussenii. Aromas and flavours of honeydew, gooseberry, Meyer lemon, and over-ripe fruit are complimented by a distinct abbey yeast character.…Read more Powell Brewery Releases Lekker Golden Sour