Bridge Brewing – Second Rodeo

This is not Bridge Brewing’s first rodeo. Their first rodeo was a tart wheat ale, for their second they stepped it up a notch. Second Rodeo (4.5%) is a tart mango wheat ale. Brewed with loads of mango during the fermentation for a full flavour brew.  Too bad soo sad if you missed the first, […]

Oskar Blues Brewery – Rose Ale

I am not going to talk about the band by this name, as it’s the beer that’s the important part. We got in single cans of Guns ‘n’ Rose (6%) from Oskar Blues Brewing. A rose ale brewed with hibiscus and prickly pear, giving you a crisp, light tart and mild fruity beer. The kind […]

Tofino Distillery tasting

Tofino Craft Distillery will be in store doing a tasting of their fine spirits Friday June 21, 4-7pm. If you haven’t yet tried their small batch vodkas, gins, and spirits well come down and wet your whistle to kick off your weekend. Cheers!

Category 12 Brewing – West Coast

Lets all nerd out over some craft beer, where the love of beer and science go hand in hand. Category 12 Brewing does just that with all their beers. From their Elemental Series comes West Coast Farmhouse Ale (5.3%). An easy drinking rustic ale with its subtle cirtus zestiness. Pairs well with good times, good […]

Amager Bryghus – Quadruplets

On the small island of Amager there lies a Danish microbrewery Amager Bryghus. Unknown to many but not Ratebeer, where it has been in the top 100 Breweries list since 2009. So if this little brewery is known or new to you we just got in 4 fresh beers from them:   – Todd The […]

A Sunday In August – Cabernet Merlot

Sundays for most is a day to relax and be lazy. Go to the park and lie in the grass or sit on a dock with your toes dangling in the water while soaking up the sun. Both things best enjoyed with a good glass of wine, A Sunday in August Cabernet Merlot (12.7%) could […]

Left Hand Brewing – Hard Wired

Best way to start your day is with a cup of coffee and the best way to end your day is with a tasty beer. What’s even better is when the two come together perfectly. Left Hand Brewing did that with their Hard Wired NITRO Coffee Porter (6%). Enjoy right from the can or for […]

Steamworks Brewing – Sauvage

We all have a childhood memory of picking berries during the summer. And usually eating most of them before they even get in the bucket. Steamworks Brewing has released a wild ale that might give your memory a flash back to that time. Sauvage (8.1%) aged several months on gooseberries, strawberries and red currants and […]

4 Winds Brewing – Bosque

A cellerable beer with so many layers that you’ll have to grab 2 so you don’t have wait to enjoy it. Think saison, farmhouse, grisette all in one. That would be Four Winds Brewing Co. limited release Bosque 6.5%, a tart farmhouse ale foeder aged on Spanish cedar, then it’s blended with a tequila barrel […]

Steel & Oak Brewing – Win Win

Winner winner, chicken dinner….scratch that as this beer is vegan friendly. So in other words winner winner salad for dinner. And by salad we mean beer. As beer is brewed from hops and hops is a plant, so pretty much a salad in a can. Which is Steel & Oak Brewing’s recent IPA release Win […]