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)

What to Try at the 8th Annual Island Beer Festival

The Strathcona Hotel is hosting the 8th annual Island Beer Fest on Saturday February 25 from 1pm-7pm. While there are still a couple of surprises in stock, this is pretty much a full list of the beers being served. The line-up is looking pretty decent. It looks like there may be a couple of casks on…Read more What to Try at the 8th Annual Island Beer Festival

Boozy Events for the Week of Jan 23–29

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  January 24: CAMRA Victoria AGM and Executive Elections Swans Brewpub, Victoria, BC (map); 19:00-21:00 PST; CAMRA members only The AGM will be held in…Read more Boozy Events for the Week of Jan 23–29

Boozy Events for the Week of Dec 5–11

December 5: Sooke Oceanside Brewery cask night Route 14, Sooke, BC (map); 15:00–21:00 PST; Free Route 14 in Sooke will be hosting the Sooke Oceanside Brewery's inaugural Cask night, featuring a collaboration brew using Stick in the Mud's specialty fine roast coffee beans. Facebook event. December 6: Victoria Beer Week ticket launch party Ticket Rocket Office,…Read more Boozy Events for the Week of Dec 5–11