Beer News

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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17Feb
By: Trevor Bacon On: February 17, 2017 In: Beer News, Breweries Comments: 0

If you love supporting local craft breweries, make sure these new and soon-to-open breweries are on your radar. BY KARIN OLAFSON (AVENUE CALGARY) on February 16, 2017 Craft breweries are...

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03Feb
By: Bill Robinson On: February 03, 2017 In: Beer News, Contests Comments: 0

For centuries, scientists believed humans were only able to evolve due to their ability to label things. Where would cave-people have been if they weren’t able to label fire...

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02Feb
By: Dave Nutall On: February 02, 2017 In: Beer News Comments: 0

When you wander through the beer section of a liquor store, or look at a beer menu in a pub or restaurant, it can become a little daunting trying...

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04Jan
By: Trevor Bacon On: January 04, 2017 In: Beer News, Beerfest News Comments: 0

As we begin to sink our teeth into the first days of 2017, the team at Alberta Beer Festivals looked into what kind of resolutions people were setting out...

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04Jan
By: Dave Nutall On: January 04, 2017 In: Beer News Comments: 0

It’s early 2017 and everywhere you look, there are predictions for the upcoming year. Well, expect more of the same here, with the topic being what should happen with...

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01Nov
By: Trevor Bacon On: November 01, 2016 In: Beer News, Press Releases Comments: 0

Pumpkin Beer Time of Year! Most breweries get into the seasonal spirit with specialty features. Being a whole-hearted Autumn fan, I have compiled a list of some of my...

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18Oct
By: Trevor Bacon On: October 18, 2016 In: Beer News, Press Releases Comments: 0

‘We’re working together to create a brand and part of that means none of us should make bad beer’ Most businesses thrive — or die — in the tough...

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15Sep
By: Bill Robinson On: September 15, 2016 In: Beer News, Beerfest News, Press Releases Comments: 0

I recently heard a story about an Alberta brewer interacting with some Alberta grain farmers that I found both entertaining and enlightening. The story goes that the brewer stepped...

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15Sep
By: Bill Robinson On: September 15, 2016 In: Beer News, Calgary Oktoberfest, Edmonton Oktoberfest Comments: 0

Celebrating its second year, Alberta Beer Week kicks off with the first cask tapping at Calgary Oktoberfest (Sept 23/24), rolls out a host of amazing beer focused events over...

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