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The Beer Farmers- Saison

In the picturesque Pemberton Valley lies a 120-year-old, 4th generation farm that until recently focussed on growing organic potatoes. But the Millers have turned their farm into one of the

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Moon Under Water Brewery- Gila Gose

Gose (pronounced GO-zah) is a tart wheat beer made with salt added to the boil and often includes coriander. It is a historical style that originated in Germany, specifically the

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Central City Brewing – Red Racer Lime Margarita Gose

PRESENTED BY LEGACY LIQUOR STORE From the Summer 2019 edition of the What’s Brewing Tasting Panel A casual glance at liquor store shelves will show how popular cocktails-in-a-can have become.

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Longwood Brewery- Quinceotica

The mix of fermented malts and cider is probably not a recent invention, but the name for it is. The name “Graff” is so new it was supposedly the product

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Driftwood Brewery- Oumuamua Milk Stout

Oumuamua is the only interstellar object ever discovered in the solar system. If thinking about that doesn’t put you in the mood to drink a delicious dark beer with the

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Sooke Brewing Company- Barrel Aged Foreign Stout

The island town of Sooke is having a mini craft beer revolution with no less than three breweries opening in the last few years. If you’re on your way to

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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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