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Beer 20 of Spring - take me away

Brewer: Orkney       Craft: Skull Splitter       ABV: 8.5%

I feel like I’m in a pub somewhere in Europe when I drink this craft.  Pretty cool.  It’s not often you’re transported somewhere during a drinking experience. 265 more words


BC craft brewers have a thing for spring: new releases

Red Truck Belgian Blonde
355 ml bottles
A Belgian blonde with a hint of fruit, honey and spice this version is a strong ale at 6 per cent alcohol and a crisp, balanced finish. 349 more words

The Green Man

Beer 19 of Spring - Goin' fishin'

Brewer: Ballast Point       Craft: Grapefruit Sculpin       ABV: 7.0%

Talk about balance.  Ok, I will.  Take it easy.  I’ve heard a lot about this beer.  I’ve seen a lot about this beer.  237 more words


Dogfish Head Brewing's "Robert Johnson's Hellhound on my Ale"

Name: Dogfish Head Brewing’s “Robert Johnson’s Hellhound on my Ale”

Age: Bottled in 2014

Type/Style: American Double/Imperial I.P.A.

Purchased: The Lincoln Fill Station, Snellville, GA… 393 more words

Craft Beer

Soignée socialites ~ Dinner Party tips for the May Bank Holiday. Cheeses.

The best English cheeses, 2015 ~

2nd place goes to Cashel Blue is a semi-soft blue cows’ milk cheese and is unique for being Ireland’s first farmhouse blue cheese. 546 more words

Once you go craft, you can never go back

I was never a fan of beer. I don’t like the after taste of commercial beer bought here so I usually go for cocktails whenever on a night out with friends plus I’m not a chug and go drunk type (happened to me once and I swear never again!). 328 more words

Food Trip

Beer 18 of Spring - Swim Swim Swim

Brewer: River Horse       Craft: Tripel Horse       ABV: 10%

Grab the reins. This is one of those crafts that brings back memories.  I first tried this a couple years ago on draft with my friend who introduced me to craft beer.  105 more words