Bridge Brewing to Release The Fuzz Peach Milkshake IPA

The great BC milkshake IPA takeover of 2017 continues unabated as Bridge Brewing in North Vancouver joins the fray, along with Twin Sails, R&B, and Steamworks. Called The Fuzz, this peach milkshake IPA is said to be bursting with tropical fruit and peach flavours along with hints of vanilla. The addition of lactose and oats…Read more Bridge Brewing to Release The Fuzz Peach Milkshake IPA

Boozy Events for the Week of Jan 15–21

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 18: Aletown Beer Society X Moody Ales The New Oxford, Vancouver, BC (map); 17:00-22:00 PST The fine folks at Moody Ales have blessed…Read more Boozy Events for the Week of Jan 15–21

Advent Beer Review #22: Wee Heavy from Central City

From the label: The Red Racer Wee Heavy is a classic take on the Scottish Style. With a malty-caramel sweetness and smoky finish, this beer is big in flavour and has some momentum behind it. We put our back into this one and are shooting for 300. Stats: ABV: 8%\ This beer pours out a dark amber-red colour with…Read more Advent Beer Review #22: Wee Heavy from Central City

Bridge Brewing Releases Uganda Sipi Coffee Brown Ale

Bridge Brewing has announced the return of their seasonal Uganda Sipi Coffee Brown Ale. This smooth, rich, and malty brown ale is brewed with the addition of organic Uganda Sipi Falls coffee from Moja Coffee in North Vancouver. The beans are added after fermentation, leading to soft and fruity aromas. Bottle are available now at the Bridge…Read more Bridge Brewing Releases Uganda Sipi Coffee Brown Ale

Advent Beer Review #14 Red Racer Three Peaks Belgian Tripel from Central City

From the label: A hard day in the backcountry deserves a beer that is warming to the soul. Candi sugar gives the three peaks a big body, smooth mouth feel, and a warming sensation as it goes down. After a long day chasing the peaks of your local mountains, settle down in front of the…Read more Advent Beer Review #14 Red Racer Three Peaks Belgian Tripel from Central City

Dageraad to Release Anno 2016 Belgian Golden Strong

Dageraad Brewing has announced the release of their annual year-end batch of Belgian golden strong ale, Anno. Anno 2016 is brewed with Indian coriander and pears harvested at their peak of ripeness from Sanderson Farm in Keremeos, B.C., Anno 2016‘s blend of spice and fruit notes make it an excellent companion for holiday eating. Its warming…Read more Dageraad to Release Anno 2016 Belgian Golden Strong

Deep Cove to Release Noël 2016 Belgian Style Ale and Barrel-Aged Akvavit

Deep Cove Brewers and Distillers has announced that it has two upcoming releases for the holiday season. The first is Noël 2016, which is Belgian-style ale with rye. The second is a barrel-aged Akvavit, which is a traditional caraway-based Scandinavian spirit. Find out more below: NOËL 2016 Every year Deep Cove Brewers and Distillers brews a single batch…Read more Deep Cove to Release Noël 2016 Belgian Style Ale and Barrel-Aged Akvavit

R&B Releases Ursos Arctos Russian Imperial Stout

R&B Brewing has just released their Ursos Arctos Russian Imperial Stout. This 10.4% behemoth is available at the R&B tap room now and will be arriving at private liquor stores soon. Rod Hughes, head brewer describes the ale: "We wanted to produce a full flavored Russian Imperial Stout with complexity in dark malt character that was…Read more R&B Releases Ursos Arctos Russian Imperial Stout

Advent Beer #4: Red Racer Berliner Weisse from Central City

From the bottle label: Red Racer has cruised through Germany and brewed a traditional styled Berliner Weiss, this mildy sour wheat beer has notes of citrus and a big effervescence, light in alcohol and big in flavour , this is a classic German style brewed the traditional way. This beer pours out a cloudy pale…Read more Advent Beer #4: Red Racer Berliner Weisse from Central City