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Vancouver Island Brewing and Land & Sea Brewing Co. Collaboration-Deadhead Hazy Session IPA

This hazy session IPA is named after the Southern Resident Killer Whale K-27, also known as Deadhead. The Orca’s name, as you can probably guess, is in honour of Jerry

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Gladstone Brewing- Red Ale

Gladstone’s Red Ale pours a deep amber with a solid off-white head that lingers with some lace. It has low carbonation and a medium body. Old school, west coast hops

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Spinnakers Brewery- Mitchell’s Extra Special Bitter

Raise a glass in memory of one of BC’s most essential craft beer pioneers, John Mitchell. It was in the early 80’s that John, with the help of one of

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Bad Dog Brewing Company- Dizzy Dogs Double IPA

The caravan might have moved on but the dogs still bark and they bark for some old fashioned West Coast double IPA. Bad Dogs Brewing is helping keep them quiet

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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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