Win Tickets to CAMRA CiderWISE

Monday, January 27th, 2014 — 11:09am PDT
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The Campaign for Real Ale’s Vancouver chapter — CAMRA Vancouver — is broadening its horizons and welcoming one and all to CiderWISE, a cider and gluten free beer tasting event.


More and more people are finding themselves gluten-intolerant and that can make enjoying craft beer difficult, however more and more gluten-free options exist, such as most ciders and the increasing number of Gluten-reduced and Gluten-free craft beers. Attend CiderWISE to try some of these unique and delicious alternatives. The event will showcase ciders and gluten free beers made locally and from the US.

Where: The Wise Hall, 1882 Adanac St, Vancouver
When: Saturday, February 8, 2014
Tickets: $25 ($20 for CAMRA and WISE Members) includes 3 tokens and tasting glassware (yours to keep). Tickets can be purchased online in advance.

Participants include:
Sea Cider
Lonetree Cider
Merridale Estate Cidery
Mongozo Beer – McClelland Premium Imports
New Grist & New Planet Beer – AFIC Group
Sir Perry, Excalibur & Rekorderlig Ciders – Premier Brands
Bards Beer & Brunehaut Bio Gluten Free – Bravo Beers
Glutenberg & Reverend Nat’s Cider – UnTapped Craft Importers… and more!

Learn more about cider and gluten free beer at the event’s Education Stage as well with Danny Seeton, CAMRA Vancouver’s Education liaison. Alex from, a true cider evangelist, will also be on hand to talk ciders.

Win Tickets to CAMRA CiderWISE

CAMRA has generously offered up a pair of tickets to give away to my readers. Here’s how you can enter to win:

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RT to enter to win 2 tickets to @CAMRA_YVR’s #CiderWISE from @Miss604

I will draw one winner next Thursday, January 30, 2014 at 12:00pm. You must be 19 years of age or older to enter this contest and attend this event. Please enjoy responsibly. Follow CAMRA Vancouver on Twitter and Facebook for more information.

Update The winner is stacey!

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  1. It’s great to seen craft cider coming into it’s own in BC!

  2. Shaun says:

    Cider is an excellent beer alternative. It’s a shame you can’t get Scrumpy Jack in BC anymore ๐Ÿ™

  3. katrina says:

    i love cider!!

  4. Cindy KS says:

    I was at the Gluten Free Expo on the weekend and enjoyed trying new products. Being gluten intolerant has its challenging and not being able to enjoy beer is one of them. I would love the opportunity to go this event!

  5. ken says:

    Wow looking forward to thus. Hope to bring a newby to expose them to this.

  6. RJ says:

    Cider is the best!

  7. Samantha says:

    What a great giveaway! I love cider.

  8. Sandy says:

    This would be a great date night!! Cider lover!

  9. Andrea Magee says:

    This is a great event idea! Cider deserves more delicious representation!

  10. Sanaz says:

    Sounds like an awesome event!

  11. Don M says:


    I am trying to go Gluten Free so this would be great

  12. Jenn says:

    Sea Cider is amazing! Would love to try the rest!

  13. Michelle Marie says:

    This sounds fun, I would love to try out all of the ciders!!

  14. Elaine Deng says:

    Cider is totally my thing. Thanks for the opportunity!

  15. Stotes says:

    MMMMMMMMMMMM!!!!!!!!! Cider!!!!

  16. stacey says:

    love cider! sounds fun!

  17. Ron says:

    What a great event to follow the GF expo! Would love to try all these products!!

  18. Becky says:

    Cider… yummy!

  19. Shawn says:

    If there one thing I love more than beer, and that is cider.

  20. Jeff says:


  21. Shivani says:

    Yum yum cider yum!

  22. Kelsey says:

    Awesome! They had a beer company at the Gluten-Free Expo last weekend, but they couldn’t sample (for obvious reasons)

  23. Jeff S says:

    This sounds like a tasty event!

  24. Chelle says:

    Cider is so often an overlooked beverage–nice to see this event!

  25. Vanna says:

    sounds like a great event!

  26. Brenda says:

    Would love to go to this!

  27. Kawai says:

    Would love to try out the craft beers Vancouver has to offer. Finally, all in in place!

  28. Odyssey Ales says:

    Mmmmm cider

  29. Rebecca says:

    Really like Sea Cider, so I’d love to go.

  30. @wastedmass says:

    alcoholic apple beverages cool and much love for camra

  31. simon says:

    can’t wait to go!

  32. Chloe says:

    As someone who doesn’t drink beer but loooooves cider I am super pumped for this one!

  33. Reagan says:

    I <3 cider!

  34. Luc says:

    Cider is fruity pleasant alcohol!

  35. Oh my word… I honestly cannot think of a better way to spend a Saturday!
    Cider, sans gluten, and fun… oh my!

  36. James says:

    Great to see some local Ciders.

  37. Ron Smith says:

    Sounds like a fun event!

  38. Cindy says:

    I would love to go!

  39. Steve says:

    Count me in,…

  40. Laura says:

    Mmmm, cider!

  41. Robyn says:

    I tasted an amazing craft cider once but can’t remember the name – hoping to rediscover it at this event!

  42. Kathleen says:

    love cider!

  43. Lorraine Grande says:

    Cider, is my equivalent to Champage. ๐Ÿ™‚ I’d love to go!

  44. Rachel says:

    Would love to spend this Saturday with my hubby here!

  45. Samantha says:

    sounds interesting

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