Twin Sails and Boombox Release What Have You Done For Me Lately DDH IPA

Twin Sails Brewing in Port Moody, BC has released a special  collaboration with  Boombox Brewing called What Have You Done For Me Lately. What Have You Done For Me Lately is a DDH IPA. They started off with a malt base of Golden Promise and Maris Otter, which gave the beer a really expressive and bright…Read more Twin Sails and Boombox Release What Have You Done For Me Lately DDH IPA

Craft Beer Tasting Notes: May 7–13 (24 Beers)

This was a much lighter week. I'm trying to lose a bit of weight. Lots of beers at home, with a quick stop at The Drake and Smiths, though I did get dragged to Yates Street Tap House (urgh).   Bottles & Cans ...As If (with Brett) by Twin Sails Brewing This Chardonnay barrel aged…Read more Craft Beer Tasting Notes: May 7–13 (24 Beers)

Weekly BC Craft Beer Events List: May 14–20, 2018

As always, if you know of any events that I don't have listed here, please drop me an email. May 14–16: Pint of Science Victoria Multiple Locations, Victoria, BC Science talks in your local pub ! This year Victoria will host its first ever Pint of Science Festival! It will happen simultaneously in three venues.…Read more Weekly BC Craft Beer Events List: May 14–20, 2018

Last Week’s Craft Beer Tasting Notes: April 30–May 6 (30 Beers)

This week featured a trip to The Drake for the anniversary and my first date with my girlfriend, Cinco de Mayo at Moon Under Water, a stop at Swans to try their new beers, and some hiking beers. Bottles & Cans Équinoxe Du Printemps (2018) by Brasserie Dieu du Ciel! This maple scotch ale had…Read more Last Week’s Craft Beer Tasting Notes: April 30–May 6 (30 Beers)

Last Week’s Craft Beer Tasting Notes: April 23–29 (46 Beers)

Well then, I honestly didn't mean to go out much this week, but then got invited to two bottle shares, went out for drinks with some friends and my friend put on a Moylan's tap takeover, so I kinda had to go... right? Also, I dropped in at the new Phillips tasting room, which is…Read more Last Week’s Craft Beer Tasting Notes: April 23–29 (46 Beers)

Craft Beer Tasting Notes: Apr 16–22 (28 Beers)

This week is mostly brought to you by light sessionable beers, as I went camping at French Beach for a few days and we mostly drank from wake till sleep. 😀 Bottle & Cans Sang Noir (2015) by Cascade Brewing Company A wonderfully complex dark sour with notes of cherries, plums, dark fruit, molasses, port,…Read more Craft Beer Tasting Notes: Apr 16–22 (28 Beers)

Twin Sails Collaborates with Tap & Barrel on Damn Right Orange Creamsicle MIPA

Twin Sails Brewing in Port Moody, BC has released a new limited-edition beer called Damn Right. Damn Right is an Orange Creamsicle milkshake IPA brewed in collaboration with Tap & Barrel. Over 1000lbs of Orange Purée and 8L of Vanilla went into this beer along with a ton of Citra and Mandarina hops. They say that…Read more Twin Sails Collaborates with Tap & Barrel on Damn Right Orange Creamsicle MIPA

Twin Sails Brewing Releases Diamonds Are For Never Honey Oat DIPA

Twin Sails Brewing in Port Moody, BC has released a new limited-edition beer called Diamonds are for Never. Diamonds Are For Never is a double IPA brewed with tons of oats and 60kg of local alfalfa honey from Campbell's Gold Honey Farm & Meadery in Abbotsford. Expect big body, a silky mouthfeel and a slightly…Read more Twin Sails Brewing Releases Diamonds Are For Never Honey Oat DIPA

Craft Beer Tasting Notes: Apr 9–15 (22 Beers)

This was a much quieter week and I drank a lot less booze. I think my liver and my waistline are thankful! Bottle & Cans Sumatra Mountain Brown by Founders Brewing Co. Medium-bodied with notes of coffee, caramel, chocolate, and nuts, followed by a touch of spicy hop bitterness in the finish. This is one…Read more Craft Beer Tasting Notes: Apr 9–15 (22 Beers)