Ottawa Beer Events – Weekly Digest

Coming up this week in beer – it’s the beginning of Ontario Craft Beer Week, so a few of those events in Ottawa, along with some other great beer-y events! Here’s what’s on deck from Wednesday June 8th – Tuesday June 14th! Friday June 10th-  noon until late– Beau’s Summer Patio Party @St Louis Bar &Continue reading “Ottawa Beer Events – Weekly Digest”

2016 National Capital Homebrew Competition

After a successful 2015, the National Capital Home Brew Competition is back for another year! The competition will once again coincide with the Ottawa Craft Beer Festival to be held between  August 26th – 28th, 2016. Last year’s competition was successful, with just under 300 entries and some fantastic prizes for winners. Registration Info:  Continue reading “2016 National Capital Homebrew Competition”

Whitewater Brewing Company Releases Das Bier

Whitewater Brewing Company has released their latest seasonal, Das Bier. The 5.6% ABV Oktoberfest is a tribute to German tradition with a pretzel-like body, leaf noble hops and best served with a sprinkle of salt. Currently Das Bier is available at The Smoque Shack with other locations to follow.

BEER RELEASE: Mexican General from Whitewater Brewing / VersaTile

VersaTile and Whitewater Brewing Company have teamed up to create a beer namd after the Mexican General who Almonte is named after - Juan Nepomuceno Almonte. For those who don't know, the town of Almonte was named after Juan Nepomuceno Almonte. He was a Mexican General who served in the Battle of the Alamo and theContinue reading “BEER RELEASE: Mexican General from Whitewater Brewing / VersaTile”

BEER RELEASE: Jacked Rabbit Espresso IPA by Whitewater Brewing Company

The Ottawa-ish (Forrester Falls) brewery, Whitewater Brewing Company, has just released their spring seasonal Jacked Rabbit Espresso IPA available in growlers at their retail store and by the pint at select pubs and restaurants. This hoppy guy is jacked up on espresso that has been cold steeped for 16 hours and has been sourced fromContinue reading “BEER RELEASE: Jacked Rabbit Espresso IPA by Whitewater Brewing Company”

FEATURE: An Interview with Chris Thompson from Whitewater Brewing Company

The final edition of The Brewery Market will be a blow out with 8 breweries pouring beer – Ashton Brewing Company, Clocktower Brewpub, Kichesippi Beer Company, Mill Street Brewery, HogsBack Brewing Company, Whitewater Brewing Company, Barley Days and Flying Monkeys Craft Brewery. While we may be familiar with most of the breweries in attendance, WhitewaterContinue reading “FEATURE: An Interview with Chris Thompson from Whitewater Brewing Company”

BEER FESTIVAL: The Ottawa Brewery Market // October Edition

Join us Sunday, October 20 at Parkdale Park for the triumphant, suds-soaked, final return of the Ottawa Brewery Market! Fill up on hometown pride by helping us empty kegs served by Ashton Brew Pub, Clocktower Brew Pub, Kichesippi, Mill Street Brewery, HogsBack, Whitewater and Barley Days. Flying Monkeys will be there representing the lovely MuskokaContinue reading “BEER FESTIVAL: The Ottawa Brewery Market // October Edition”