Cassel Brewery Releases their Harvest Ale

Cassel Brewery has released their limited edition Harvest Ale today.  Mario Bourgeois, Co-owner and Brewmaster spoke about the beer in a post we did earlier this month on Harvest Ales:  "We obtained hops from what was harvested back in 1920 in Fournier ON! That hop is said to be a bohemian likely Saaz. Up to 1958Continue reading “Cassel Brewery Releases their Harvest Ale”

Join Cassel Brewery for a Pint and BBQ – Saturday, September 6, 2014

On Friday evening Cassel Brewery announced on their social media channels that they'll be hosting a meetup at the brewery with a BBQ from L'Orignal Packing LAST MINUTE INVITATION!!! We're doing an end of summer BBQ meet up at our brewery tomorrow, Saturday, September 6, starting at 2pm. Sausages and beef jerkey from local butcher,Continue reading “Join Cassel Brewery for a Pint and BBQ – Saturday, September 6, 2014”

Cassel Brewery’s Golden Rail Feeling Under the Weather

On Tuesday morning Cassel Brewery announced that their flagship beer, Golden Rail Honey Brown Ale, is experiencing some variation in flavour due to some changes in malt production. Our Golden Rail is a bit under the weather lately. We knew the risk, but we were confident we would never have to face this challenge. OurContinue reading “Cassel Brewery’s Golden Rail Feeling Under the Weather”

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: Cassel Brewery’s Golden Rails Honey Brown Ale

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 Golden Rails Honey Brown Ale by Cassel Brewery. Katy: This is Cassel Brewery's first beer and their flagship.  Inspired by Fuller's Honey Dew which is half beer and half mead, brewmaster MarioContinue reading “KATY VS. SASHA: Cassel Brewery’s Golden Rails Honey Brown Ale”

FEATURE: Capital Mashup – Mario Bourgeois, Cassel Brewery Co.

Mike Lackey (left), brewer at Great Lakes Brewery and Mario Bourgeois (right), brewer at Cassel Brewery getting their photo taken with a beer fan (middle). To get a better idea of what the brewers have been collaborating on we interviewed the Ottawa breweries involved in The Brewery Market // Capital Mashup.  Check back during the weekContinue reading “FEATURE: Capital Mashup – Mario Bourgeois, Cassel Brewery Co.”