BEER RELEASE: Bodacious Brewberry Blonde Ale from Broadhead Brewing Company

Ottawa’s underdog Broadhead Brewing Company Ltd has been selected to showcase their beers this weekend at the popular ‘Session Toronto’ craft beer festival …and in doing so, they will also support fellow craft brewers in the Nation’s capital. As part of the beer line-up at this weekends event, Broadhead have worked with organizers from the National CapitalContinue reading “BEER RELEASE: Bodacious Brewberry Blonde Ale from Broadhead Brewing Company”

TAP TAKEOVER: Beyond the Pale at Corner Bar & Grill (June 15, 2014)

Beyond the Pale Brewing Company is hosting a Patio Party, which will devolve into an ALL NIGHT DANCE PARTY at Corner Bar & Grill in Westboro! BTP is taking over 8 taps and tapping 4 casks starting at 3pm. Come for the afternoon patio sun and stay for the DJ stylings of Devin Atherton who will start spining atContinue reading “TAP TAKEOVER: Beyond the Pale at Corner Bar & Grill (June 15, 2014)”

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”

KATY VS. SASHA: Imperial Black IPA by Brasserie Dunham

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 Imperial Black IPA by Brasserie Dunham. Katy: With the recent snow fall and blustery frigid wind, this beer review was perfectly timed! Pouring a thick, thick ink black with a cascading chocolateContinue reading “KATY VS. SASHA: Imperial Black IPA by Brasserie Dunham”

FEATURE: An Interview with Josh McJannett of Dominion City Brewing Company

In case you didn't notice, craft beer is blowing up in Ottawa, with the opening of several new breweries, expansions of existing facilities and even our own growler delivery service. Much of the action is happening just outside of Ottawa, but since we're sharing an area code we're still pretty excited to hear about new beer!Continue reading “FEATURE: An Interview with Josh McJannett of Dominion City Brewing Company”

BEER FESTIVAL: The Brewery Market – August Tap List

With the August edition of The Brewery Market coming up this Sunday we chatted with all of the breweries involved to see what they were bringing.  We always think it's nice to know what's on tap so you can plan your beer sampling accordingly.  Remember, this list is subject to change – taps may beContinue reading “BEER FESTIVAL: The Brewery Market – August Tap List”