Also available in Monday Magazine, originally posted on June 26th, 2019. We’re halfway through the year and things are just… Read more Local craft beer the star in many summer events
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When my journey into beer knowledge began, one of the first things I learned actually had less to do with the beer itself, but with the experience beer can provide: Beer pairs better with food than wine.
Spring is here, and along with it comes a local tradition at the Beacon Hill Children’s Farm: Goats! For beer lovers though, it’s time for another type of goat, or as it’s usually referred to, the Bock.
Also available in Monday Magazine, originally posted on February 19th, 2019. March is nearly upon us, and if you’re a… Read more CRAFT BEER COUNTDOWN: Victoria Beer Week 2019 nearly upon us
2018 was an amazing year for the local beer scene and 2019 is shaping up to be just as exciting. As we all enjoy and recover from the holidays, it’s nice to remind ourselves of what made the headlines.
As we reach the holiday season once more, the selection of beers on the shelf and on tap start to remind us of the rich, decadent flavours that this time of year provides.
As we get deeper into fall and closer to the holiday season, beer events start to wind down with a few important exceptions.
The trophies haven’t even been handed out before you hear the comments: “How did that beer win? So and so’s beer is way better than that one. What are the judges thinking?”
One of the best parts of the seasonal change is the anticipation of new beers on the shelves that fit the changes in temperature. At this time of year, harvest time, one of the more anticipated styles coming are fresh-hopped beers.