Spinnakers Releases Holliewood Oyster Stout 2018

Spinnakers Brewpub in Victoria BC has released the 2018 version of their seasonal Holliewood oyster stout. Holliewood was brewed with three additions of prime fresh oysters from Hollie Wood Oysters in Fanny Bay BC. It is described as having a creamy, rich texture and briny finish from the oysters and a roast bitterness from the malt. Holliewood…Read more Spinnakers Releases Holliewood Oyster Stout 2018

BC Craft Beer Events for the Week of Jan 15–21, 2018

As always, if you know of any events that I don't have listed here, please drop me an email. Jan 18: Driftwood Brewmasters Dinner 3.0 Crooked Goose Bistro, Saanich, BC; 18:00–21:00 Four courses, Five beers, $65 per person tax and tip included Event page   Jan 18: Beer Club with Yellow Dog Brewing Lucky's Liquor…Read more BC Craft Beer Events for the Week of Jan 15–21, 2018

BC Craft Beer Events for the Week of Jan 8–14, 2018

This week is super quiet for events. If you know of any that I haven't listed, then please let me know! Jan 10: S&O x Field House: Beer Collaboration Launch and Tap Takeover! Bells and Whistles, Vancouver, BC; 12:00–22:00 We will be launching our delicious Holliwood Oyster Stout on January 11th at Spinnakers. This year…Read more BC Craft Beer Events for the Week of Jan 8–14, 2018

Spinnakers Releases 2017 Chocoholic Chocolate Milk Stout

Spinnakers Brewpub in Victoria BC has released the 2017 version of their seasonal Chocoholic Chocolate Milk Stout. Chocoholic Milk Stout is a rich, full bodied stout brewed with dark roasted malts, cocoa husks from Sirene Chocolate, and a touch of lactose sugar for a luscious mouth feel. Chocoholic Chocolate Milk Stout is available now at…Read more Spinnakers Releases 2017 Chocoholic Chocolate Milk Stout

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

Spinnakers Releases Cascadia Dark Ale

Spinnakers Brewpub in Victoria BC has launched their new Cascadia Dark Ale. This black IPA was brewed with Canadian Pale, Cara and Blackprinz malts and hopped with distinctively West coast varietals to produce a  this resinous, citrusy, hop-forward dark ale that is great on its own or served with smoked meats and BBQ. Cascadia Dark Ale…Read more Spinnakers Releases Cascadia Dark Ale

Spinnakers Releases Fresh-Hopped Estate Sooke Bitter

Spinnakers Brewpub in Victoria BC has released their new fresh-hopped Estate Sooke Bitter. Estate Sooke Bitter was brewed with fresh hops grown at Spinnakers own hop farm in the Sooke River Valley. This special bitter puts a modern twist on the classic style and is only brewed once a year. Estate Sooke Bitter is available…Read more Spinnakers Releases Fresh-Hopped Estate Sooke Bitter

Spinnakers Releases Spiced Apple Ale

Spinnakers Brewpub in Victoria BC has just released their fall seasonal Spiced Apple Ale. Spiced Apple Ale is a special blend of spiced amber ale and apple cider made with apples from Lifecycles Project in Victoria. Spiced Apple Ale is available now at the brewpub and should begin popping up in select liquor stores over the next week.…Read more Spinnakers Releases Spiced Apple Ale

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)