2019 Craft Beer Predictions

Beer is big business in Canada. Over the last few years hundreds of craft breweries are now in operation, and consumers are demanding more and more from them. As the industry continues to evolve, there are some trends to watch out for. We’ve pulled together a list of what we think consumers can expect from […]

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Our 2018 Craft Beer Predictions Scorecard

At the beginning of the year, we published an article with some of our predictions for what would happen with craft beer in 2018. So now that the year is nearly done, let’s look back and see how we did. 1. Bring on the Gueuze (Wrong) Sadly we were wrong on this one, I think […]

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A Defense of Kettle Sour Beer

I am not a fan of kettle sour beer, let’s start with that. I find the vast majority of kettle sours just aren’t appealing to my taste buds, and there’s something about lacto yeast that I can’t get behind. There are of course exceptions to the rule, but for the most part you won’t see […]

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How to Pour the Perfect Pint of Beer

Pouring a perfect pint isn’t complicated, but it does make a huge impact to the overall enjoyment of a beer. Whether you’re pouring from a tap or from a can or bottle, the key here is to release a good amount of carbonation so that you get a nice foamy head in the glass. Now […]

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Ranking Vancouver’s Best Breweries

Vancouver has a lot of breweries, so many it can be hard to choose where to go on any given day. So in the spirit of helping, we’ve undertaken the controversial task of ranking Vancouver’s breweries from worst to best. Before we get to the results let’s go over the ground rules: They must be […]

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The Best Beer Bars Follow These Simple Rules

Craft beer has become such a cultural phenomenon that virtually any major city in North America is going to have a wealth of choices for where to find a good pint. With all this choice, there are a number of factors that really help craft beer bars stand out from the crowd. We’re not talking […]

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