Archive of posts tagged "beer"

Vancouver Craft Beer Week 2011

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Vancouver Craft Beer Week is returning for its second year this May, celebrating craft brews, beer pairings, pubs, and brewmasters. Photo credit: John Bollwitt on Flickr Friday May 6, 2011: VCBW Opening Night Extravaganza (sold out) Saturday May 7, 2011: Dead Famous Pub Crawl Sunday May 8, 2011: Hoppapalooza II at the Alibi Room (sold […]

Kokanee Mountain Cans Prize Pack

Comments 103 by Rebecca Bollwitt

Kokanee recently launched a new series of beer cans that depict trail maps of Western Canadian ski destinations including Whistler Blackcomb, Marmot Basin, Cypress Mountain, Fernie Alpine Resort, Kimberley Alpine Resort, Lake Louise, Red Mountain Resort, and Mount Washington Alpine Resort. Complete with QR codes, you can also scan the cans to get the trail […]

Winterfest of Ale, Win Tickets

Comments 126 by Rebecca Bollwitt

CAMRA Vancouver (Campaign for Real Ale Vancouver) will be presenting their Winterfest of Ale December 4th at St. Augustines on Commercial Drive. Photo credit: Duane Storey on Flickr This annual event focuses on seasonal craft brews such as barley wines, stouts & porters, spices/winter ales, and full-flavoured ales. Those in attendance will be able to […]

Touring the Thompson Okanagan: Beer – Tree Brewing, The Noble Pig and the Frick & Frack Taphouse

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The following was experienced and contributed by John Biehler exclusively for Miss604.com Last week I was invited as a guest of the Thompson Okanagan Tourism Association (TOTA) to experience the region and see what the area has to offer. In this post, I’ll focus on one of my favorite things, beer. Considering the region is […]

Happy Birthday Alexander Keith

Comments 56 by Rebecca Bollwitt

Next week the beer-drinking nation in Canada will be celebrating the 215th birthday of Alexander Keith. The original Keith’s brewery was established in 1820 and is still producing beer from lovely Halifax, Nova Scotia. To mark the occasion, there is a celebration tour around Vancouver October 5th that will start at 5:00pm at the Atlantic […]

Oktoberfest 2010 with Just Here for the Beer

Comments 44 by Rebecca Bollwitt

There is one more Oktoberfest event happening in town and this is probably the biggest as well, spanning two days next weekend. Presented by the folks at Just Here for the Beer, the city’s premiere beer event and education portal online, this will round out the largest fair in the world at Vancouver’s Edgewater Casino. […]