Clocktower Brew Pub IPA now on tap

  The Clocktower Brewpub  IPA is back on tap! It clocks in at an ABV of 5.5%  and 50 IBU's.  Tasting Notes:  Our classic English style IPA has a rich caramel color, due to the presence of caramel malt.  It has a complex bitterness unique to our IPA ; however it does remain soft and flavorfulContinue reading “Clocktower Brew Pub IPA now on tap”

Broken Stick Brewing Company Opens This Saturday November 29th

Broken Stick Brewing Company is one of the latest breweries to open its doors in Ottawa. Located on Canotek Road, not far from recently opened Dominon City Brewing, they will be opening this Saturday November 29th offering their Tipsy Pale Ale and their Socks and Sandals IPA. Their  3rd beer will be a rotating seasonal thatContinue reading “Broken Stick Brewing Company Opens This Saturday November 29th”

FEATURE: An Interview with Phil Dangerfield, Manager for National Capital Craft Beer Festival

This year's National Capital Craft Beer Festival will run from August 15th to August 17th at Marion Dewar Plaza. We recently had the chance to interview the Festival Manager, Phil Dangerfield regarding this year's festival.   Ottawa Beer Events: How did you get involved with National Capital Craft Beer Festival? Phil Dangerfield: JP Fournier approachedContinue reading “FEATURE: An Interview with Phil Dangerfield, Manager for National Capital Craft Beer Festival”

BEER FESTIVAL: The Brewery Market // Drink of Dreams – April 26

Join us Saturday, April 26th for the triumphant, suds-soaked, return of the Ottawa Brewery Market // DRINK OF DREAMS. Fill up on hometown pride by helping us empty kegs served by Big Rig Brewery, Clocktower Brew Pub, Kichesippi and new kids on the block, Covered Bridge Brewing. Stone Soup Foodworks and Clocktower will be servingContinue reading “BEER FESTIVAL: The Brewery Market // Drink of Dreams – April 26”

BEER RELEASE: Grapefruit League Imperial Pale Ale from Mill Street Brew Pub Ottawa

On tap at the Mill Street Brew Pub, an exclusive Ottawa only brew (sorry Toronto!), Grapefruit League Imperial Pale Ale. Keg will be tapped Thursday, February 27 at 6:30pm and available while supplies last! Here's what Joel has to say about Grapefruit League Imperial Pale Ale: We have been thinking about brewing a big blondeContinue reading “BEER RELEASE: Grapefruit League Imperial Pale Ale from Mill Street Brew Pub Ottawa”

#OttBottleShare: Spring Thaw

We now have two #OttBottleShare events under our belts and with the weather getting warmer (hopefully? maybe?) we want to have our third! Dust off those bottles that you've been hiding or maybe you've acquired something from a recent trip? Whatever the case bring it with you for #OttBottleShare Spring Thaw on Sunday, March 16!Continue reading “#OttBottleShare: Spring Thaw”

BEER ON TV: HogsBack Brewing Company Enters the Dragon’s Den

Tune in to CBC on Wednesday January 29th at 8:00 p.m. to see Hogsback Brewing Company enter CBC's Award Winning Dragon's Den They are remaining tight-lipped on details, revealing only on their Facebook page that their "all-time fan favourite Aporkalypse Now Oatmeal Bacon Stout …is the ‘Bacon Beer’ that slayed the Dragons." Here's a shortContinue reading “BEER ON TV: HogsBack Brewing Company Enters the Dragon’s Den”

TAP TAKEOVER: Beyond the Pale & Beau’s @ Corner Bar and Grill Westboro (January 25)

Beyond the Pale Brewing Company has confirmed that they'll be bringing some Bigamy (the follow up to their Ball Dropper IPA), Pink Fuzz, Party Animal, Imperial Super Guy and Darkness while Beau's All Natural Brewing Company will have Lug Tread, Hogan's Goat, The Bottle Imp, and Barrel-Aged Burnt Rock!