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Blonde Ale

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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Torchlight Brewing – Awesome Flavour Hazy IPA

Established in 2014, and set in picturesque Nelson, BC, Torchlight Brewing has certainly become a pleasant addition to the brew scene there. We seldom get Torchlight beers in Vancouver, so when

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irish dry stout Stout

Lighthouse Brewing – Keepers Stout

On St. Patricks Day, the popular beer of choice is either a green tinted lager ( and really, why would you ever do that to good beer!) or an Irish

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Fest Ale

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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Milk Stout

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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Barrel Aged Saison

Four Winds – Cherryoperis Brett Saison with Sour Cherries

Four Winds Brewing Co. presents its Cherryoperis, a variation on its well-established Operis, from its Eurus Series. Strawberry Pinkish-Red in colour, this fruited saison pours with fine bubbles and leaves a slight lace

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Oatmeal Stout Stout

Field House Brewing – Oldhand Flat White Oatmeal Stout

Silky smooth, with a rich, decadent mouthfeel. That’s not marketing copy; that’s the legitimate impression this beer leaves on the stout lover. In fact, those that don’t think they like

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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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Brown Ale Coffee

Backcountry Brewing – Everything is Awesome Brown Ale

Hopwired Festival, in its second year, is an annual event that combines the love of craft breweries and artisan coffee. Backcountry Brewing’s “Everything is Awesome” brown ale was the official

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Fruit Beer Sour

Lighthouse x Town Square – In Cahoots Dark Cherry Sour

Lighthouse Brewing has released a special collaboration with Edmonton’s Town Square Brewing called In Cahoots. It’s a dark cherry sour that both beer lovers and cider lovers can get behind. The aroma and flavour are

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Double IPA Imperial India Pale Ale

Luppolo Brewing – Double Coat IPA

I still remember the moment I met the two couples (Eleanor & Ryan, Anique & Fede) that at the time were in the planning stages of opening Luppolo Brewing. We

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Hazy IPA

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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