He might be the most important person in BC craft beer. In Part I of our biography, a kid from Vancouver’s South Side grows up to run some of the biggest sales territories in Canada for Molson and Sleeman. Part II follows next week. The Executive Director of…
Issue: Winter 2018-19
with Edward Kaye
Wow! This looks like a busy week! Also, don’t forget Victoria Beer Week runs from March 1–9, so grab your tickets for that soon!
In Kelowna tonight, Train Station Pub is hosting a Vancouver tap takeover, featuring beers from Superflux, Boombox, Beere, and Luppolo.
In Parksville tonight, Tigh-Na-Mara resort will host Parksville Untapped, showcasing regional breweries and feature beers paired with delicious regional cuisine.
In Victoria tonight, Joe Wiebe is hosting a belated-Valentine’s pairing of 8 beers & chocolates at Vessel Liquor.
On Friday night, 12 Kings Pub in Vancouver is hosting a tap takeover by 2 Crows Brewing from Halifax, NS. They will be pouring 12 taps and the head brewer will be in attendance.
This Saturday, the buzz is all about Hopwired Festival in Vancouver—Canada’s first and only specialty coffee and craft beer festival. As coffee beer lover I’m very excited about this one! There’s only a handful of tickets left, so don’t sleep on it! You probably won’t be able to sleep after either. 😉
Also on Saturday, Gibsons Tapworks is celebrating their 2nd anniversary with a new cask release and live music all day long.
Next Tuesday, Persephone Brewing is hosting a fireside chat with Jenn Vervier, about her near 20 year career at New Belgium Brewing. Sure to be fascinating!
Next Wednesday, Smiths pub in Victoria is hosting a tap takeover by Vancouver’s Electric Bicycle Brewing. There’s no tap list yet, but it’s sure to be weird and wonderful.
Persephone Brewing Co. (aka The Beer Farm) has been growing hops, connecting with the community, and serving up farm-fresh beer in Gibsons, on the Sunshine Coast, since 2013. We reached out and collected a few words from Sales Manager David Schnieder, Head Brewer Anders McKinnon and the team. Here's what…
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