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Slackwater What the Fog?!

Bursting on to the local scene at the 24th Annual Okanagan Fest of Ale, Penticton’s newest brewery, Slackwater Brewing debuted a range of beers that wowed those present at the  Continue Reading…

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Andina Brewing – Cocolat Toasted Coconut Chocolate Stout

Since Head Brewer Ben Greenberg joined #YeastVan’s Andina Brewing in mid-2018, there has been a noticeable uptick in the appeal and quality of the big yellow brewery’s beers. It is  Continue Reading…

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Longwood Brewery- Old Bruin

Portuguese Madeira is famous in the wine world for its unique warm aging process. Historically, Madeira was used as ballast on ships which exposed it to heat and changed its  Continue Reading…

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BC Craft Beer Guild Collab – Class of 2014

For the past few years brewery members of the BC Craft Brewers Guild gather together in honour of BC Craft Beer Month and brew a beer with partial funds going  Continue Reading…

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Lightheart Brewing – West Coast IPA

PRESENTED BY LEGACY LIQUOR STORE From the Fall 2019 edition of the What’s Brewing Tasting Panel Although Lightheart Brewing still has yet to find a proper home, it has been  Continue Reading…

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Wild Ambition Brewing- Painted Caves

British Columbia’s golden age of beer continues full steam ahead and it’s no different in Kelowna, the province’s third largest city. With more craft breweries than ever before and many  Continue Reading…

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33 Acres Brewing – 33 Acres of Nirvana

PRESENTED BY LEGACY LIQUOR STORE From the Fall 2019 edition of the What’s Brewing Tasting Panel With all the variety of India Pale Ales that have been created and brewed  Continue Reading…

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Vancouver Island Brewing and Ile Sauvage Brewing Collab- Mystic Dry-Hopped Sour

The number of Southern Resident Killer Whales is at a 30 year low with only 73 alive on the planet today. One serious threat to their continued survival, beyond chemical  Continue Reading…

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Mariner Venture Blueberry Sour

The cover of the Fall 2019 issue of What’s Brewing magazine happens to feature two people, but is actually centred on a glass of beer. There is a luminescent red  Continue Reading…

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VIB and Twin City Brewing Collab – Rainshadow Sour

We all love collaboration packs and so do breweries. What’s not to love, an opportunity to try a whole lot of different styles by a variety of breweries 🙂 Vancouver  Continue Reading…

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Hazy Session IPA Session IPA

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  Continue Reading…

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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  Continue Reading…

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