Liven up November with the Christmas Craft Beer Show

There’s a beer for every season, so as fall shifts to winter, and Halloween makes way for lights on trees and limited mall parking, the time has come for beers to be shared among friends at festive gatherings.

10 ways to make the most of your BC Craft Beer Month

October has a lot of things going for it: Thanksgiving, Halloween, cooler temperatures, darker beers, turkey, stuffing, and more. One thing that makes it one of my favourite months though is that it is a month all about BC Craft Beer. Since 2011, and with an official proclamation declaring it so, October has been known …

Whales for Whales – Pod Pack combines collaboration, community, all for a good cause.

In Craft Beer speak, seeking out a Whale is finding those rare, sought after brews that will make others jealous, and are the bottle share gold that will make others swoon. Living on the West Coast of Canada though, we get a few whales of that variety, but when you hear someone talking about a …

Local craft beer the star in many summer events

Also available in Monday Magazine, originally posted on June 26th, 2019. We’re halfway through the year and things are just starting to heat up in terms of festivals, events and new pubs and breweries on the verge of opening. After another amazing HOPoxia in the Phillips Backyard in June, summer festival season is in full swing, and July brings …