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

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 Dec 4–10

Dec 4: CAMRA Rare Beers for Christmas Craft Corner Kitchen, Penticton, BC; 18:30–20:30 Join CAMRA South Okanagan and JAKs at Cherry Lane on Monday, December 4th for a special holiday party at Craft Corner Kitchen. Chris and his team from JAKs at Cherry Lane will be providing a guided tasting of rare and high-end beers…Read more BC Craft Beer Events for the Week of Dec 4–10

Last Week’s Craft Beer Tasting Notes—Nov 20–26 (36 Beers)

Sorry for the brevity of this week's notes. Normally I flesh them out a bit, but my girlfriend just got back from a month-long trip and you know, priorities... Bottle & Cans Snowball Saison by To Øl This bottle was couple of years old, so the hops had fallen off a bit. It had horse…Read more Last Week’s Craft Beer Tasting Notes—Nov 20–26 (36 Beers)

BC Craft Beer Events for the Week of Nov 6–12

It's a bit of a quieter week this week, but we have a couple of big birthday bashes for both Twin Sails and Riot Brewing happening. I wish I could make it out! 🙁 Do you have an event happening this week that you’d like to see listed? Feel free to send me an email. For…Read more BC Craft Beer Events for the Week of Nov 6–12

Last Week’s Craft Beer Tasting Notes—Sept 25–Oct 1

This was a pretty big week. I received a a beer mail with lots of IPAs in it that were getting a little older than I generally like, so I had to work my way through them quickly. It's a hard life. Bottles & Cans Sartori Harvest (2017) by Driftwood Brewery This much-sought-after fresh-hopped IPA…Read more Last Week’s Craft Beer Tasting Notes—Sept 25–Oct 1

Riot Brewing Collaborates with Gladstone on 360 Grodskie

Riot Brewing in Chemainus BC has collaborated with Gladstone Brewing from Courtney BC on a new limited release beer called 360 Grodskie. 360 Grodziskie is an historical style of beer from Poland that is made with 100% oak smoked wheat malt. The beer is described as being light and effervescent with a smoky finish. 360 Grodziskie…Read more Riot Brewing Collaborates with Gladstone on 360 Grodskie

Last Week’s Craft Beer Tasting Notes—Aug 21–27 (36 Beers)

Well, here we are again! It's been another week of hard drinking and I've survived to tell the tale. I've had the usual bottles at home, cans in the park with a beautiful girl, who then accompanied me the the Canadian Alesmith launch at The Drake, then there was also a Rogue Ales tap Takeover…Read more Last Week’s Craft Beer Tasting Notes—Aug 21–27 (36 Beers)