BEER RELEASE: Calabogie Brewing Bourbon Barrel Aged Stout

One of the new breweries in town (well, more like on the outskirts of town) Calabogie Brewing Company is releasing a much anticipated beer today (Friday December 11th)    They've taken their Black Donald Stout and aged it in Bourbon Barrels for a month. Described by an unnamed source as "Mind Blowingly Epic" you areContinue reading “BEER RELEASE: Calabogie Brewing Bourbon Barrel Aged Stout”

BEER RELEASE: Dominion City Brewing Julebryg

Every year around the first snowfall, breweries across Denmark release a special Julebryg (‘yule brew’) to pubs in small towns and big cities across the country. People gather with friends, family and total strangers to celebrate the season and raise a glass of something special. A few years ago they had to move J-Dag (theContinue reading “BEER RELEASE: Dominion City Brewing Julebryg”

BEER RELEASE: Bicycle Craft Brewery Vinterat Liquorice Stout

  On Saturday November 20th, Bicycle Craft Brewery is launching "Vinternat Liquorice Stout" a new brew in collaboration with Jacobsons. Vinterat Liquorice Stout ABV 5.3% IBU 23 Danish for Winter Night, Vinternat is a liquorice stout that celebrates our darkest time of the year. Using Lakrids raw Persian liquorice root imported from Denmark, this stoutContinue reading “BEER RELEASE: Bicycle Craft Brewery Vinterat Liquorice Stout”

BEER RELEASE: Whiprsnapr Slingr Beer – Collaboration with Garry Galley

    Whiprsnapr brewing co. is teaming up with Garry Galley, former NHL player and current  NHL television broadcaster to create the ‘slingr’ beer. ‘slingr’ is the  whiprsnapr angel, and she represents the battle with mental health. Garry has been a strong supporter of DIFD, and wants to create conversation about mental health. He hopes this campaignContinue reading “BEER RELEASE: Whiprsnapr Slingr Beer – Collaboration with Garry Galley”

BEER RELEASE: Bicycle Craft Brewery’s Cubicle Riot IPA

  Today Bicycle Craft Brewery is launching a new IPA called Cubicle Riot! Here are the details:  ABV 6.2%IBU 75 Cubicle Riot is a hoppy and bitter IPA that is refreshing for the hot July days. Light orange-copper in colour, medium body, with a dry finish that makes you want to pick up your glassContinue reading “BEER RELEASE: Bicycle Craft Brewery’s Cubicle Riot IPA”

BEER RELEASE: Kichesippi Beer Eisbock

In celebration of their 5th Anniversary, Kichesippi Beer is releasing an Eisbock today. Clocking in at 13.8% ABV its the kind of beer you'll want to share with friends.  They will only be releasing 360 bottles so be sure to get one before it's gone!  Open 10-5 today at the brewery,  866 Campbell Avenue,Ottawa, Ontario, K2AContinue reading “BEER RELEASE: Kichesippi Beer Eisbock”

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”

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”