Truck Stop Concert Series #2 at Vancouver’s Red Truck Brewing

Truck Stop 2015 Aerial

We think an outdoor concert with cool Canadian bands and some of the best local craft beer around sounds like the perfect summer day – don’t you? Continue reading:
Truck Stop Concert Series #2 at Vancouver’s Red Truck Brewing

Are Craft Beer Lounges Coming to Vancouver?

Photo credit: John Biehler | Flickr

Photo credit: John Biehler | Flickr

Anyone who’s been to wine country knows the pleasure of visiting a winery, strolling the vineyards and then enjoying a glass or two in the winery restaurant.

Imagine if you could do the same thing with beer.

That dream may soon become a reality in Vancouver.  Nearly a dozen local craft breweries and distilleries have applied for licenses to open tasting lounges, according to the Vancouver Sun’s Randy Shore.  That means patrons may soon be able to sit down and savour a beer at the brewery, something nearly impossible to do now. Continue reading:
Are Craft Beer Lounges Coming to Vancouver?

Really Cheap Brewery Tour (and Beer!)

Photo: Remy Scalza

From its modest beginnings, Vancouver’s microbrew scene has exploded in recent years, with dozens of craft brewers now operating in and around the city.  For fans of Vancouver beers, there’s nothing more exhilarating than a brewery tour – getting an up close look at how our local brews are lovingly crafted and – ideally – trying a few afterward.

The only problem is that brewery tours are few and far between in Vancouver.  Information on tours is hard to find and often sketchy.  With that in mind, I’m issuing a call to to local beer fanatics out there:  Do you know of any microbrewery tours being offered in Vancouver? If so, please share the wealth by leaving a comment below.

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Really Cheap Brewery Tour (and Beer!)