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Fernie Brewing – Java The Hut Coffee Milk Stout

Fernie’s Java the Hut debuted in 2015, and became a seasonal staple. It’s a coffee stout with a twist: lactose added to create a ‘Coffee Milk Stout’. Is it a double-double

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Moody Ales – Flamingose

What better time to re-release a thirst quenching light Gose than in the thick of the Winter blues. This was the first ever kettle sour brewed and created at Moody

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Coffee Golden Ale

Gibsons Tapworks – Beachcomber Espresso Golden Ale

Hop a ferry ride to the Sunshine Coast and everything moves at the speed of a TV show of yesteryear. Down the road from Persephone and before you make it

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Flanders Red Sour

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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Oatmeal Stout Stout

Russell Brewing Oatmeal Stout

Winter time is the perfect time to enjoy stouts of all kinds, so I always grab a few to satisfy that crave. What attracted me to the Russell oatmeal stout

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Winter Ale

Mt. Begbie – Stoked Winter Ale

Veteran brewery Mt. Begbie brings you its cold-weather seasonal, Stoked Winter Ale. Now, given that the brewery is based in Revelstoke, you have to imagine that they know a thing or

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Chocolate Stout Milk Stout Stout

Twa Dogs Chili Chocolate Milk Stout

Lovers of rich beers with strong flavour should take note of the Twa Dogs Chili Chocolate Milk Stout from Victoria Caledonian brewery (in, yes, Victoria). On the nose, it’s just as advertised:

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German Pilsner Lager

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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Hazy IPA

Andina Brewing – Brumosa Hazy IPA

Andina Brewing opened its doors in March 2017 with a new approach to create beers and an atmosphere that was a reflection of the owners, Andres & Nicolas Amaya and

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Chocolate Porter Coffee Porter

Persephone Brew The Change Mocha Porter

It’s a tradition! Persephone has used the title “Brew The Change” in a series of beers made with other community members in the last few years. In 2018, the label

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IPA Winter IPA

Parallel 49 Frosted Tips IPA

A frosty new wind has blown into town, and with it a new trend: the Winter IPA. Alongside local debuts from Vancouver Island Brewing and Dead Frog we find Frosted

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dark american wheat ale

Stanley Park Brewing – Layer Up Winter Wheat Ale

Most Winter ales are commonly very malt forward with flavour notes of caramel and treacle with little spice (example: Bridge Brewing “Grinch”), or the other extreme with lots of spice(

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