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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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Barrel Aged Brett Saison

Steamworks x Blasted Church – Purgatory Barrel-Aged Brett Saison

Purgatory is Steamworks’ follow-on to their 2018 Blasted Church collab Sanctuary. It was created by aging the grape must-infused beer for months in barrels with Brettanomyces and then bottle conditioning with white wine

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Fruit Beer Gose Radler

Vancouver Island Brewing – Magic Hour Grapefruit Gose

PRESENTED BY LEGACY LIQUOR STORE From the Summer 2019 edition of the What’s Brewing Tasting Panel Vancouver Island Brewing, from Victoria, has not only come up with a new look

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Belgian Table Beer Collaboration

VCBW Tenth Anniversary Ale

Every Spring the Vancouver craft beer community gets together at a brewery chosen by the VCBW team. The collaboration started in 2011 with partial proceeds going to a chosen charity

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Torchlight – Sakura Cherry Blossom Gose

PRESENTED BY LEGACY LIQUOR STORE From the Summer 2019 edition of the What’s Brewing Tasting Panel From Torchlight Brewing in Nelson BC comes the Sakura Cherry Blossom Gose. It’s nowhere near

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beer cocktail Gose

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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Milk Stout Sweet Stout

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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American IPA IPA west coast IPA

Fuggles & Warlock – Fusion West Coast IPA

With all the styles of beers available in the craft beer world, one thing is for certain: people do love their IPAs. Over the years, we have seen so many

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Berliner Weisse Kettle Sour

Bridge Brewing – Sour ‘Ol Cranny

Berliner Weisse is a special category of beers that falls into the family of sours. Unlike the seriously challenging bacterial sours from the depths of the Low Countries, for instance

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American Pale Ale beer cocktail experimental ale

Central City Brewing – Red Racer After Hours: CBA “Beer of the Year” 2019

The 17th Annual Canadian Brewing Awards & Conference is over for another year, with BC not only winning just under a third of those awards (50 in total), but also

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American Pale Ale

VI Brewing – Faller Northwest Pale Ale

After two major rebrandings, some retweaking of core beers and a creation of a new line up, Vancouver Island Brewing has gotten themselves back on track and has beers to

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