Craft Beer Tasting Notes—Huge Catch-Up Edition

Hmmm, I realized that I did a big tasting notes post about a three weeks ago for The Drake 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…Read more Craft Beer Tasting Notes—Huge Catch-Up Edition

Craft Beer Tasting Notes: Apr 16–22 (28 Beers)

This week is mostly brought to you by light sessionable beers, as I went camping at French Beach for a few days and we mostly drank from wake till sleep. 😀 Bottle & Cans Sang Noir (2015) by Cascade Brewing Company A wonderfully complex dark sour with notes of cherries, plums, dark fruit, molasses, port,…Read more Craft Beer Tasting Notes: Apr 16–22 (28 Beers)

Parallel 49 Releases Volume 4 of Brews Brothers Collaboration 12-Pack

Parallel 49 Brewing in Vancouver. BC has released the fourth volume of their Brews Brothers collaboration mixed 12-pack. This year’s music theme is New Wave and they brewed these beers in collaboration with 12 amazing craft breweries across BC (check out the details below). 12-packs are available now at the Parallel 49 beer store and…Read more Parallel 49 Releases Volume 4 of Brews Brothers Collaboration 12-Pack

Last Week’s Craft Beer Tasting Notes: Mar 12–18, 2018 (68 beers)

68 beers... don't worry some were tasters, or split with my girlfriend. We went over to Seattle for a couple of days and hit quite a few breweries and tap rooms. There's a lot of beers so these notes are pretty quick and dirty... Draught Solarian by Holy Mountain Brewing Notes of pineapple, passionfruit, lime,…Read more Last Week’s Craft Beer Tasting Notes: Mar 12–18, 2018 (68 beers)

Last Week’s Craft Beer Tasting Notes—Feb 19–Feb 25

Oh dang! That's a lot of beers! It's been a busy week, so this week's notes are brief and a little rushed, which is a shame, because I drank some amazing beers. Most of these beers were consumed at a bottle share with a bunch of local industry brewers and reps. Man they brought out…Read more Last Week’s Craft Beer Tasting Notes—Feb 19–Feb 25

R&B Brewing Releases Deutscher Porter

R&B Brewing in Vancouver BC has released the latest addition to their "Mount Pleasant" limited edition series, called Deutscher Porter. Deutscher Porter is a tribute to Germany's response to the creation of the British porter. Brewed with German malts, noble German hops, British yeast, and "lagered" for 3 weeks, this  is a medium bodied malty…Read more R&B Brewing Releases Deutscher Porter

BC Craft Beer Events for the Week of Dec 25–31

There's not a whole lot going on this week, but there are quite a few New Year's bashes coming up on Sunday! Dec 31: Beer Lovers New Year's Eve 2018 Darby's Pub & Liquor Store, Vancouver, BC; 19:00–03:00 A Beer Lovers New Year's Eve 2018 Sick of the over hyped and over priced NYE parties!…Read more BC Craft Beer Events for the Week of Dec 25–31

BC Craft Beer Events for the Week of Nov 13–19, 2017

It's a 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 Nov 15: Cheers to Four Years: Anniversary Party Craft Beer Market, Vancouver, BC; 16:30–19:30 CHEERS TO FOUR YEARS! Please join us to celebrate four great…Read more BC Craft Beer Events for the Week of Nov 13–19, 2017

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)