Hops have been commonly used in beer for nearly a thousand years, but there has been a big shift in how they’re used with the growth in craft brewing.
The 16th Annual Canadian Brewing Awards were held this year in lovely Halifax, Nova Scotia, and as we all already know, BC beer doesn’t disappoint.
Second chances don’t always work out. Third chances can be even harder to get, let alone succeed at, which means that when you go for it, you really have to go big or go home.
As the weather warms up (hopefully), there is always a shift in the types of beer you see on the shelf.
Also available at Monday Magazine April is typically a quiet month for Craft Beer. Everyone has hopefully recovered from Victoria… Read more Oregon beers, cider-beer mashups part of April fare
Also available at Monday Magazine After months of preparation and excitement, one of the best events on the beer lover’s… Read more Hop Into Victoria Beer Week
This Sunday, February 11th, The Strathcona Hotel once again plays host to Craft Beer Lovers as the 9th Annual Island Beer… Read more 9th Annual Island Beer & Spirit Festival
It’s not the first time a beer label has caused an uproar, and unfortunately, it won’t be the last.
As we say goodbye to 2017 and welcome the new year, it’s only fitting to look back on the year that was and look ahead to some of what to expect in 2018.
This time of year is one of my favourites with respect to beer releases. Big, rich, dark beers come out of the woodwork, sometimes literally.