By: Naomi Witherick – Banff Dining Bites & Blogs
Take a National Historic Site; the steaming green hue of natural hot springs; views of snow-dusted mountains and 30 breweries and you get a picture of last weekend’s Banff Craft Beer Festival – dubbed the ‘Most Beautiful Beer Festival in the World’.
Now I’m not one to use superlatives loosely, so before I went to the event at Cave & Basin I’d taken that ‘beauty’ claim lightly. How could a beer festival be beautiful anyway? Wouldn’t it just be a bunch of beer geeks hanging out in a tent?
But when I arrived on Friday evening, the groups of well-dressed guests and friendly staff at the door quickly changed my mind…