BEER RELEASE: Hand Car Gruit Ale by Cassel Brewery Company

Cassel Brewery has released their first gruit – Hand Car Gruit Ale! Brewed on International Gruit Day with orange peel and saffron. There are only 300 bottles available so grab yours at the brewery or through Brew Donkey's craft beer delivery service. From brewmaster Mario Bourgeois: Brewed with orange peel and flavoured with saffron, thisContinue reading “BEER RELEASE: Hand Car Gruit Ale by Cassel Brewery Company”

KATY VS. SASHA: L’assoiffé 12 by Brasseurs du Monde

Katy and Sasha are the contributors for Ottawa Beer Events! They have distinctly different palates and in this segment they go head-to-head tasting L'assoiffé 12 by Brasseurs du Monde. Katy: As much as you may think my life revolves around beer; that I sit in a room surrounded by bottles writing witty beer tweets as myContinue reading “KATY VS. SASHA: L’assoiffé 12 by Brasseurs du Monde”

BEER RELEASE: Grapefruit League Imperial Pale Ale from Mill Street Brew Pub Ottawa

On tap at the Mill Street Brew Pub, an exclusive Ottawa only brew (sorry Toronto!), Grapefruit League Imperial Pale Ale. Keg will be tapped Thursday, February 27 at 6:30pm and available while supplies last! Here's what Joel has to say about Grapefruit League Imperial Pale Ale: We have been thinking about brewing a big blondeContinue reading “BEER RELEASE: Grapefruit League Imperial Pale Ale from Mill Street Brew Pub Ottawa”

BEER RELEASE: Wag the Wolf from Beau’s All Natural Brewing Company

Beau’s All Natural will release the final beer for feBREWary this coming Thursday. The month-long craft beer celebration has kept the Eastern Ontario craft brewery busy putting out five beers in four weeks. The feBREWary offerings have been tapped each week at more than 105 restaurants and pubs across Ontario. The latest, Wag the Wolf,Continue reading “BEER RELEASE: Wag the Wolf from Beau’s All Natural Brewing Company”

#OttBottleShare: Spring Thaw

We now have two #OttBottleShare events under our belts and with the weather getting warmer (hopefully? maybe?) we want to have our third! Dust off those bottles that you've been hiding or maybe you've acquired something from a recent trip? Whatever the case bring it with you for #OttBottleShare Spring Thaw on Sunday, March 16!Continue reading “#OttBottleShare: Spring Thaw”

#QuebecBeer Tweet Up at Bières du Monde

March 5, 7:00 – 9:00pm181 Rue PrincipaleGatineau, Quebec Join your twitter friends face to face at Bières du Monde to sample some of Quebec's award winning beer. Located in Aylmer (Gatineau) minutes from Ottawa, Bieres du Monde is a craft beer store with a selection of over 300 beers. On this evening, you'll enjoy beerContinue reading “#QuebecBeer Tweet Up at Bières du Monde”

KATY VS. SASHA: Mort Subite Kriek Lambic from Brouwerij Mort Subite

Katy and Sasha are the contributors for Ottawa Beer Events! They have distinctly different palates and in this segment they go head-to-head tasting Mort Subite Kriek from Brouwerij Mort Subite. Katy: Mort Subite Kriek Lambic. In reading the name there are so many things to explain. What's a Lambic? For a very basic description, a lambic isContinue reading “KATY VS. SASHA: Mort Subite Kriek Lambic from Brouwerij Mort Subite”

BEER RELEASE: Mission Accomplished from Beau’s All Natural Brewing Company

Assertive IPA with sweet, juicy notes of tangerine, tropical fruit and pine is next up in Beau’s feBREWary tap line up OTTAWA – (Feb. 11, 2014) This Thursday February 13 will kick off the third week of local craft brewery Beau’s All Natural’s feBREWary celebrations, with a new and boldly hoppy American style India PaleContinue reading “BEER RELEASE: Mission Accomplished from Beau’s All Natural Brewing Company”