Field House Brewing Releases French IPA

Field House Brewing in Abbotsford BC has announced the release of Nordic IPA, which is the fifth and final entry in their country-theme "Collaboration IPA" series. French IPA is a collaboration with Northwest Hop Farms that was brewed using only ingredients from France, including blanc and tardif de bourgogne hops, cote de blanc yeast, and franco-belges malt.…Read more Field House Brewing Releases French IPA

Field House Collaborates with Superflux on Nordic IPA

Field House Brewing in Abbotsford BC has announced the release of Nordic IPA, which is the fourth entry in their new "Collaboration IPA" series. Nordic IPA is a collaboration with Superflux Beer Company that was was fermented with a Norwegian kviek yeast and hopped entirely with 'Pekko' (named after the Finnish god of harvest). Expect a…Read more Field House Collaborates with Superflux on Nordic IPA

Superflux Releases Double Infinity Mosaic DIPA

Superflux Beer Company in Vancouver BC has released the second beer in their Double Infinity series. This 8% ABV North East-style double IPA was double dry-hopped exclusively with Mosaic to create a big, juicy haze bomb with notes of mango, papaya, stone fruits, and citrus. Double Infinity Mosaic is available in cans at the Strathcona…Read more Superflux Releases Double Infinity Mosaic DIPA

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)

Superflux Collaborates with Four Winds and Tacofino on Diablo Cookie Porter

Superflux Beer Company in Vancouver BC has announced the release of a special collaboration with Four Winds Brewing and Tacofino called Diablo Cookie. Diablo Cookie is a porter inspired by Tacofino's delicious spiced cookie of the same name, and was brewed with cayenne pepper, ginger, vanilla, salt, and cinnamon. There will be a launch party…Read more Superflux Collaborates with Four Winds and Tacofino on Diablo Cookie Porter

Last Week’s Craft Beer Tasting Notes—Nov 6–12 (35 Beers)

OK, I guess that was another big week. I went over to Vancouver on Sunday and hit up a few breweries. Goodnight Sweet Prince by Twin Sails Brewing This was one of the best coffee stouts I've ever had. It had dark roast coffee flavour with just enough sweetness to offset the bitterness. It also…Read more Last Week’s Craft Beer Tasting Notes—Nov 6–12 (35 Beers)

Last Week’s Craft Beer Tasting Notes—Oct 30–Nov 5 (39 beers)

I think these are all from last week. Some might be from before Portland. I don't know. It's a blur! Sorry they're a bit brief, but that's a lot of beers! Stone Enjoy By 10.31.17 IPA by Stone Brewing Drunk before the expiry, this IPA was fresh and delicious with notes of citrus, tropical fruit,…Read more Last Week’s Craft Beer Tasting Notes—Oct 30–Nov 5 (39 beers)

Superflux Releases Double Infinity Galaxy DIPA

Superflux Beer Company in Vancouver BC has released their first ever double IPA! Called Double Infinity, this 8% ABV North East-style double IPA was double dry-hopped exclusively with Galaxy to create a big, juicy haze bomb with notes of passionfruit and citrus. Double Infinity is available in cans at the Strathcona Beer tasting room while…Read more Superflux Releases Double Infinity Galaxy DIPA

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

Last Week’s Craft Beer Tasting Notes—Sept 18–24 ( 23 Uniques)

Well, it looks like I didn't go out for beers once this week. I just drank lots of beer at home and shared a few with my wonderful girlfriend when she came over. Old Embalmer (2012) by Widmer Brothers Brewing I aged this barleywine for five years! It had had rich malty notes of caramel,…Read more Last Week’s Craft Beer Tasting Notes—Sept 18–24 ( 23 Uniques)