BEER & FUNDRAISING: Cheers To Charity Pub Night @ Lowertown April 1st

Let's Unlock Change is a fundraising campaign created by the Algonquin College public relations students in support of the John Howard Society.  On April 1st they will be holding pub style beer tasting at Lowertown Brewery to support this cause. Be sure to look out for the special blue drink called “The John Howard.”   Event will include:  A raffleContinue reading “BEER & FUNDRAISING: Cheers To Charity Pub Night @ Lowertown April 1st”

BEER EVENT: Beer Barley & Food @Clocktower Brewpub April 13th

April 13th is the 3rd annual Beer Barley & Food event at the Clocktower Brewpub on Bank Street. They have great lineup of Ottawa's best chefs and breweries and partial proceeds go to The Ottawa Food Bank. Event Time: Doors – 8pm – 1am Price: $30 all you can eat. $4 beers. – Advanced ticketsContinue reading “BEER EVENT: Beer Barley & Food @Clocktower Brewpub April 13th”

BEER RELEASE: Bicycle Craft Brewery’s Saffron Equinox

Bicycle Craft Brewery has released their Saffron Equinox, just in time for Norouz (the Persian New Year celebrating the start of spring and the biggest Iranian holiday of the year), Saffron Equinox uses saffron sent from their Head Brewer's mom in Iran.  Medium-light body and an amazingly unique aroma of pure saffron, this ale will welcome inContinue reading “BEER RELEASE: Bicycle Craft Brewery’s Saffron Equinox”

Happy St. Patrick’s Day! Local Ottawa Irish Stouts and Reds to celebrate with!

Happy St. Patrick's Day Ottawa Craft Beer fans!  An Irish stout or dry stout (in Irish, leann dubh, "black beer") is very dark or rich in colour and it often has a "roasted" or coffee-like taste. The most famous example is Guinness followed by Murphy's and Beamish. Irish Red Ale is an ale originating inContinue reading “Happy St. Patrick’s Day! Local Ottawa Irish Stouts and Reds to celebrate with!”

BEER RELEASE: The Clocktower & Equator Coffee Roasters “Freakin’ Good Beer”

The Clocktower Brew Pub and Equator Coffee Roasters have teamed up for "Freakin' Good Beer" which was released today, Tuesday March 10th. You can find it on tap at all Clocktower locations.  Description from the Clocktower Website: Unlike a dark porter or stout, we have added cold pressed Equator Coffee to produce a refreshing, lightContinue reading “BEER RELEASE: The Clocktower & Equator Coffee Roasters “Freakin’ Good Beer””

BEER PARTY: Nita Beer St. Paddy’s Day Warm Up

Photo c/o Nita Beer Company – Facebook Newly opened Nita Beer Company on Colonnade Road is having a warm-up party for St. Patrick's Day this Thursday March 12th at 7pm. The party will include a sampling of 3 new stouts: Perfectum – A true Irish Stout:  Using a unique grain bill, this stout has notesContinue reading “BEER PARTY: Nita Beer St. Paddy’s Day Warm Up”

BEER & FOOD: St. Practice Day 2015 at Mill Street Ottawa

Mill Street Brew Pub Ottawa is hosting a Brewmaster's Dinner for " St. Practice Day" on March 13th  in anticipation of St. Patrick's Day! A  5 course meal, paired with awesome brews  for 59.99$ plus gratuities and tax! Call to reserve your spot! 613-567-2337