The Parkside Brewery Releases Tilt-a-Whirl Pineapple Dole Whip Beer for 6th Anniversary

PORT MOODY, BC – The Parkside Brewery has announced the release of a new limited edition beer to mark its 6th anniversary. Tilt-a-Whirl Pineapple Dole Whip Beer is inspired by a soft-serve ice cream treat that is available at Disneyland. While the brewery hasn’t confirmed the recipe for the beer, pineapple and lactose are the mostly likely […]

Lost, Stock & Barrel: The Forgotten Funk of Old Ales

In the final quarter of the 19th century, no one in brewing was doing more cutting-edge research than Carlsberg. In 1883, Emil Hansen isolated pure yeast strains there. In 1909, S.P.L. Sørensen developed the pH scale. Between those landmarks, in 1903, the researcher Niels Hjelte Claussen peered through his microscope and made his own discovery: […]

Hopinions 176 “Planes, Trains and Automobiles”

This week Martin & Steve are off on a Big Beery Adventure around the world as we talk about our fantasy worldwide crawl Beers | Lacada Brewing ‘Blue Pool’, ‘Devil’s Washtub’ & ‘Utopian’ Hopinions | Do you have a favourite beery city & where (in the world) is it?   Many thanks to Stephen O’Kane for […]

400+ beers will pour at the Washington Brewers Festival this year

Washington Beer BlogThe big daddy beer fest happens at Redmond’s Marymoor Park from Friday, June 17th through Sunday, June 19th. The Washington Beer Commission presents the 15th Annual Washington Brewers Festival, aka the Father’s Day Beer Fest. We now have the list of 400+ beers that the 97 participating breweries will pour over the course […]

Great Western Brewing Releases GW Lime

SASKATOON, SK – Great Western Brewing has announced the official launch of a beer that took a Silver medal in the Fruit Beer category at the recent Prairie Beer Awards. GW Lime (4.4% abv): Break from the ordinary with this balanced blend of lime and beer. Fresh, zesty, and refreshing, and as tropically invigorating as the break […]

Hopinions 177 “Beer Isn’t A Cake”

This week Martin & Steve are joined by Wild Card Head Brewer and presenter on the recent ‘Beer Masters’ series, Jaega Wise Beers | Wild Card Brewery ‘Deep Roots’ (with Neptune Brewery), ‘From Mighty Acorns To Mighty Oaks’ (with Coalition Brewery) and ‘Mycelium Networks’ (with Burnt Mill) Hopinions | Are you going to the pub […]