Strange Fellows to Make Bayard Farmhouse Saison a Bottled Release

Strange Fellows Brewing in East Vancouver has announced that their previously draft-only Bayard farmhouse saison will soon be available in bottles. Bayard is a Belgian-style farmhouse ale, or saison. Bayard is brewed with a mixed culture of yeast, so not only do you get those rich Belgian yeast esters and phenols, but you also get a…Read more Strange Fellows to Make Bayard Farmhouse Saison a Bottled Release

BC Craft Beer (and Cider) Events for the Week of May 1–7

There's quite a few events going on all over BC this week. Please let me know if you spot some more. 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 May 2:…Read more BC Craft Beer (and Cider) Events for the Week of May 1–7

Last Week’s Craft Beer Tasting Notes— Apr 17–23 (34 Unique Beers)

Another big week (when isn't it), with my usually bombers and cans at home, drinks at Hank's and The Drake, and a house party, which left me a little worse for wear... Bottle and Cans: The Last Aurochs by Driftwood Brewery The heffe yeast brings unmistakable isoamyl acetate banana flavour and clove and pepper nose.…Read more Last Week’s Craft Beer Tasting Notes— Apr 17–23 (34 Unique Beers)

Last Week’s Craft Beer Tasting Notes— Apr 3–9 (26 beers)

I was planning a quiet week this week, but it looks like I managed to clock in another 26 beers. Enjoy this week's tasting notes! Bottles and cans Kool Koala by Twin Sails Brewing This double IPA was dry-hopped with huge amounts of Australian and New Zealand hops and had a thick tropical fruit and…Read more Last Week’s Craft Beer Tasting Notes— Apr 3–9 (26 beers)

Strange Fellows Releases Strange Resemblance Wild Saison

Strange Fellows Brewing in East Vancouver BC has announced the release of their latest bottled product: the Strange Resemblance wild saison. This bright & fruity saison has an ABV of 6.2%, pours out a golden colour, and has notes of ripe pineapple and lychee with a dry finish. It is said to pair well with tangy cheese,…Read more Strange Fellows Releases Strange Resemblance Wild Saison

Strange Fellows Releases 2017 Batch of Guardian White IPA

Strange Fellows Brewing in Vancouver BC has released a fresh batch of their Guardian White IPA. This hybrid style marries the fruity and spicy yeast character typical of a Belgian witbeer with the hoppy aroma of an IPA. This one was dry-hopped with Citra and Amarillo, so features notes of stone fruit, citrus, tropical fruit, and…Read more Strange Fellows Releases 2017 Batch of Guardian White IPA

Last Week’s Craft Beer Tasting notes (47 beers)—Mar 27–Apr 2

Wow! That was another big week for beer with the usual bottles at home, a Brasserie Dunham tap takeover at Smiths Pub on Wednesday, a Fuggles & Warlock tap takeover at Six Mile Pub on Saturday, then drinks at a friend's before heading to Oregon Day at The Drake, where I managed to drink 75%…Read more Last Week’s Craft Beer Tasting notes (47 beers)—Mar 27–Apr 2

Strange Fellows Releases Czarcasm Russian Imperial India Session Ale (!?)

Are you tired of strict BCJP classifications of the beers you are drinking? Tired of wondering where your hazy East Coast IPA falls when all they list is American IPA? Well, so is Strange Fellows Brewing... sort of. For their latest Tap-only release they have brewed a beer called Czarcasm, which they describes as a Russian…Read more Strange Fellows Releases Czarcasm Russian Imperial India Session Ale (!?)

Craft Beer Events for the Week of Mar 27–Apr 2, 2017

It's another busy week for BC craft beer events, mostly in Victoria or Vancouver. Please let me know if you spot some more. 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…Read more Craft Beer Events for the Week of Mar 27–Apr 2, 2017

Craft Beer Events for the Week of Mar 20–26, 2017

There's quite a few events going on in BC this week, mostly in Victoria or Vancouver. Please let me know if you spot some more. 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…Read more Craft Beer Events for the Week of Mar 20–26, 2017