Beau’s Release “Hardcore 8.1” – Malt Liquor Tribute to Canadian Punkers D.O.A.

  Beau's All Natural Brewing Company has announced details of their limited artisinal malt liquor called Hardcore 8.1 that pays tribute to Canadian punk pioneers, D.O.A. The paper bag package beer is described as follows: A certified organic, classy interpretation of the infamous malt liquor style, Hardcore 8.1 is a deep-gold coloured lager that minglesContinue reading “Beau’s Release “Hardcore 8.1” – Malt Liquor Tribute to Canadian Punkers D.O.A.”

FEATURE: An Interview with Quinn from Ashton Brewing Company

Photo courtesy of Ross Brown (Beer O'Clock) The Hodgins family has been in the pub business since 1975 so it's only natural that they decided to open their own brewery, Ashton Brewing Company (ABC), when the Old Mill at Ashton, just outside of Carleton Place, became available for purchase. With Lorne Hart of Hart BrewingContinue reading “FEATURE: An Interview with Quinn from Ashton Brewing Company”

BEER AWARDS: 2013 Golden Tap Awards

I love it when my favourite breweries win an award; it verifies what I already know – they brew great beer.  But what goes into winning an award?  How does the beer get entered?  How is it judged?  Who's the competition?  I don't know.. Enter the 2013 Golden Tap Awards.  A series of Ontario-centric beerContinue reading “BEER AWARDS: 2013 Golden Tap Awards”