Winter 2016-17

Volume 26 Issue 5. Containing 52 pages with 16 stories and features, including an Editor’s Choice Year In Review retrospective of the top BC Craft Beer stories of 2016. Plus, the debut of the What’s Brewing Tasting Panel, BC’s first ongoing publication-based beer rating panel, spotlighting Winter Ales.

Bridges to Beer

By Brian K. Smith

Welcome to Portland, Oregon, whose nine bridges span the Willamette River and fan out into historic east side neighborhoods, providing easy access to unique beer experiences. With more than 70… Continue Reading

Teaching the Old World New Tricks

By Chelsea​ McDowell

In October I travelled through the Netherlands, Belgium, Germany and France, on the lookout for craft beer as well as the famous traditional beers that have influenced the modern brewing… Continue Reading

Tasting Panel: Winter Beer Spotlight

By What's Brewing Editorial Team

New to What’s Brewing: our Tasting Panel! In concert with our partner, Legacy Liquor Store, we’ve selected products from five breweries located around BC that you will find fairly widely… Continue Reading

48 Hours in Brooklyn

By Joe Wiebe, the Thirsty Writer

An abbreviated version of this story appeared in the November/December 2016 issue of Taps magazine. Forty-eight hours in Brooklyn. Just two days. It isn’t much time to really explore a… Continue Reading

A View From The Cellar

By Adam Chatburn

A crash course in cellarmanship, Part V: Cask Troubleshooting Guide In the final part of my series on casks, I present a troubleshooting guide. The first four parts are available… Continue Reading

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