Beerfest News

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 interpretation of a style or an intentional attempt to create something different. This column will focus on purposeful modifications of an...

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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 you to wonder; “Just how do they win those awards”. What you are looking at are the winners of the...

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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 for the year. Some were simple, like the guy who wanted to remember to write 2017 instead of 2016; or...

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29Nov
By: Trevor Bacon On: November 29, 2016 In: Banff Craft Beer Festival, Press Releases Comments: 0

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...

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18Nov
By: Bill Robinson On: November 18, 2016 In: Banff Craft Beer Festival, Press Releases Comments: 0

Get the most out of your experience at the world’s most beautiful beer festival! The Banff Craft Beer Festival is happening this weekend and we want you to be able to get the most out of your experience at the most beautiful beer festival in the world! We’ve put...

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17Nov
By: Trevor Bacon On: November 17, 2016 In: Banff Craft Beer Festival, Press Releases Comments: 0

BY PAUL JOSEPH – TRAVEL MAGAZINE Those of us who live in the urban jungles of northern Europe will be familiar with nursing pints of beer in cosy pubs or, if the weather’s good, standing on street corners as the traffic goes by. But imagine enjoying delicious craft beer...

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15Nov
By: Trevor Bacon On: November 15, 2016 In: Banff Craft Beer Festival, Press Releases Comments: 0

Alberta’s beer industry will be quieting down for the winter – while snow falls on the malt barley fields and local beers ferment in their tanks – but that doesn’t mean its fans will follow suit. Our coldest season actually marks the perfect time to celebrate beer. This November, Banff...

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08Nov
By: Trevor Bacon On: November 08, 2016 In: Banff Craft Beer Festival, Press Releases Comments: 0

The Cave and Basin is beautifully set in the heart of the Canadian Rockies, and is now home to the world’s most beautiful beer festival. Thirsty for a little adventure – and a lot of incredible craft beer? Well you’re in luck because the self-proclaimed “world’s most beautiful beer...

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03Nov
By: Bill Robinson On: November 03, 2016 In: Banff Craft Beer Festival, Press Releases Comments: 0

The Most Beautiful Beer Festival Video in the World ATB Financial and ABF proudly presents the Banff Craft Beer Festival – November 25th and 26th.  Join us for the most beautiful beer festival in the world as we celebrate the craft beer culture in Alberta. Hosted at the historic Cave...

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23Oct
By: Bill Robinson On: October 23, 2016 In: Banff Craft Beer Festival, Breweries, Press Releases Comments: 0

Mill Street Opens its Long Awaited Brewpub in Calgary On October 20th, 2016, Alberta welcomed its newest addition to its craft brewing family as Mill Street Brewery opened its doors on 17th Ave. in Calgary’s beltline district. “This brewery has been 4 years in the making. We’re really excited to...

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