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Wheelhouse Brewing- Smokehouse Porter

If there was ever a beer style that has been somewhat neglected by BC craft breweries, its smoked beer. The use of smoked malts in beer can be alienating to

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Twin City Brewing-Swedish Gymnast Dry Hopped Blonde Ale

Just west of the majestic old growth forest of Cathedral Grove on Vancouver Island lies Port Alberni. Port Alberni is a unique mix of small town feel with west coast

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Dogwood Brewing – Fest Ale

In a province with so many strange and crazy breweries, Dogwood Brewing is another that, thankfully, marches to the beat of its own drum. Using only organic ingredients, based on

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Correctamundo Cannoli Inspired Porter- Superflux Beer Company

An old adage in craft beer is to not fear the fifth ingredient beer. Superflux Beer Company throws out the Reinheitsgebot law, pins it to the ground, and lights it

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Slow Hand Beer Company – Pilsner

The two man show of Kurtis Sheldon and Chris Charron, who both have lots of beer industry experience, have dubbed their next brewing adventure as Slow Hand. Another Vancouver based

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Juicy Data Hazy IPA-Category 12 Brewing

Category 12’s Juicy Data was intended to be a one-off brew that was so popular that the brewery now plans to brew it frequently. With an abundance of hazy IPA’s

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Ile Sauvage Brewing Co.- Cerise Sour Red

With much anticipation and more than a few delayed openings, Victoria’s newest craft brewery is finally pouring beers. Following the recent trend of new craft breweries having a specific focus,

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CrossRoads Brewing- ClearCut Lager

Established in 2017, CrossRoads Brewing is Prince George’s first craft brewery. Already showing their community spirit, partial proceeds from the sale of ClearCut Lager are donated to help reforest the

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Backcountry Brewing- Biggest Little IPA in the World Session IPA

Before Hazy or East Coast IPA’s were one of the biggest trends in beer, Session IPA’s, or ISA’s, were one of the newest interpretations of the IPA to grace the

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R&B Brewing Co.- Ursos Arctos Russian Imperial Stout

Named after the Eurasian Brown Bear, Ursos Arctos is a beast of a beer and the 2017 vintage, aged more than a year, has still yet to be tamed. This

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