Beer News

20Sep
By: Bill Robinson On: September 20, 2017 In: Beer News, Calgary Oktoberfest Comments: 0

These 5 Tips Will Help You Get The Most Out Of Your Calgary Oktoberfest Experience This Weekend!   If you’ve ever travelled, you already know the importance of either...

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24May
By: Bill Robinson On: May 24, 2017 In: Beer News Comments: 0

Some beer industry people are joining an amazing group of people to break a Guinness World Record in support of a great cause – and you can help!  ...

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10May
By: Dave Nutall On: May 10, 2017 In: Beer News, Edmonton Craft Beer Festival Comments: 0

The Edmonton Expo Centre at Northlands in June is northern Alberta’s largest collection of beer. Whether it’s your first trip, or you’ve attended every one, there is always something...

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10May
By: Dave Nutall On: May 10, 2017 In: Beer News, Edmonton Craft Beer Festival Comments: 0

Over the past few weeks we have been looking at the roots of beer. So far we have reviewed historical evolutions, local interpretations of a style, and purposeful modifications...

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19Apr

In this series, we are looking at the four main roots of beer. Last month we examined those styles that evolved over time. Two others are either a local...

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04Apr
By: Dave Nutall On: April 04, 2017 In: Beer News Comments: 0

Last month we looked at how we arrived at all those beer varieties out there. We are lucky in Alberta; since 1994, we have had the best beer selection...

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23Mar
By: Dave Nutall On: March 23, 2017 In: Beer News, Calgary International Beerfest Comments: 0

At the Calgary International Beerfest, Edmonton Craft Beer Festival, the Oktoberfests, and even in Banff, you’ve seen the banners hanging from the booths, and trophies beside the beer, leading...

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10Mar
By: Bill Robinson On: March 10, 2017 In: Beer News, Contests Comments: 0

A wise person once said, ‘Before you judge a person, you should walk a mile in their shoes.’ An even wiser person then added, ‘That way, when you criticize...

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09Mar
By: Dave Nutall On: March 09, 2017 In: Beer News Comments: 0

Beers come in a variety of styles. However it’s only been about the last 40 years that they have been grouped into classifications. Famed beer writer Michael Jackson (no,...

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02Mar
By: Trevor Bacon On: March 02, 2017 In: Beer News, Breweries Comments: 0

Its Sunday afternoon and I wish I had gone skiing again.  Some days you just want to sleep in, some days you wish you hadn’t, especially when you wake...

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