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This Brewery is Giving Away Free Beer Tattoos

People get tattoos for all kinds of reasons. Some have deep symbolic meaning while others are a reminder of a special moment in time. Sometimes, people get tattoos of their favourite things, like say…beer.

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A Harry Potter Themed Pub Crawl is Coming to Edmonton

If you’re a beer-loving, Harry Potter-obsessing Edmontonian then this is the perfect event for you. In honour of Harry Potter: Wizards Unite, Dart Frog Events is hosting a pub crawl. Cue the Harry Potter theme song!

Beer & Food Pairings

The Best Beer and Chicken Wing Pairings

From buffalo to salt and pepper, wing flavours are endless. So are beer styles! This makes it really easy to pair chicken wings and beer. When you’re heading to your next wing night, here are 7 tasty beer and chicken wing pairings to consider.

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7 Places in Calgary to Have a Beer and Play Harry Potter: Wizards Unite

If you missed out on the PokemonGo craze, but you’re a die-hard Potter Head. Grab your phone and have your wands at the ready, we’re about to tell you the best places to grab a pint and play Harry Potter: Wizards Unite in Calgary!

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12 Delicious Beer Ice Cream Recipes to Try This Summer


What says “summer’s here” better than a good ol’ summer beer? Well, beer ice cream, of course! Check out these delicious beer ice cream recipes that are guaranteed to keep you cool for the summer!

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7 Beer Slushies You Need to Drink on a Patio This Summer


Nothing says summer like cold beers and patios! These beer slushy recipes are the perfect summer beer cocktail to drink on your patio on a hot day.

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6 Fruity Beer Cocktails You Need to Try if You Have a Sweet Tooth


If you love fruity and sweet beers, these beer cocktail recipes are the perfect summer drinks for you to sip in the sun or on a patio!

Beer & Food Pairings

Craft Beer & Barbecue Pairings & 5 Beer BBQ Sauce Recipes


The rich flavours of BBQ need something to cut through them, and nothing works better than a fizzy, hoppy, malty brew. Here are the best craft beer and barbecue meat pairings to amp up your summer bbq party. Plus, 5 delicious beer barbeque sauce recipes you can make at home.

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How to Make Harry Potter’s Butterbeer at Home + 7 Butterbeer Recipes


Harry Potter’s Butterbeer: What is it?, How is Butterbeer made?, tasty DIY Butterbeer recipes, and everything else you need to know about Harry Potter’s favourite boozy drink.

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How to Make Beer Jell-O Shots: 8 Easy Beer Jell-O Shooter Recipes


Move over vodka and rum, beer jello shots are here to stay. Continue reading to learn how to make beer jello shots, ingredients you need to make the perfect beer jell-o shooter, and eight tasty jello shot recipes using beer.

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Top 10 New Craft Beers You Need to Try Before the 2019 NHL Draft


With the NHL Draft just around the corner, JustBeer has done the dirty work for the worst NHL teams (let’s face it, they need the help) and selected the Top 10 Craft Beer draft picks for 2019.

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Steam Whistle Opened The Ultimate German ‘Biergärten’ in Toronto and We Couldn’t Be More Excited

Toronto, get excited because Steam Whistle just opened a real German beer garden with a Canadian twist, right in the heart of your favourite Toronto brewery.

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Introducing The Miller Lite Cantroller: A Beer Can Video Game Controller

We never thought we’d see the day where you could use a beer can as a video game controller, yet here we are. MillerCoors has announced a “Cantroller” and it’s exactly what it seems. A beer can controller. It’s filled with Miller Lite, but also works as a game controller.

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You Can Now Get Sustainable Six Pack Rings That Sea Turtles Can Eat in Florida

How to be more environmentally friendly and clean up the oceans one six pack of beer at a time

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Beer Styles 201: What is a Pale Ale?

Pale Ales: where they come from, their appearance, flavour & aroma, palate & mouthfeel, food pairings and serving suggestions are all explained in this Beer Styles 201 article.

JBU > Introductory

Beer Profiles: Sour, Tart & Funky

Sour, Tart & Funky: The perfect beers for anyone who drinks green tea in the morning instead of coffee, puts cucumber in their water to give it flavour, or is semi-addicted to sour 5cent candies.

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Beer Profiles: Fruit & Spice

Fruit and Spice Beers: The perfect beers for anyone who’s morning routine consists of chugging a glass of orange juice or anyone who never says “when” when the waiter is adding pepper to your meal.

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Beer Profiles: Smoke

Smoke Beers: The perfect beers for anyone who loves scotch, campfires, and smoked meats. Smoky brews can be enjoyed all year round.

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What is a Fruit or Vegetable Beer?

Everything you need to know about fruit beers & vegetable brews: where they’re from, how they taste, what foods they pair with and more in this beer style profile…

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Beer Profiles: Dark & Roasty

Dark and Roasty Beers: The perfect beers for anyone who loves coffee-crisp, purposely burnt marshmallows, and other bold, rich flavours.

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What is a Radler? 10 Radlers To Try on National Radler Day

Radler, a.k.a. Shandy, is one of the most thirst quenching, summery beer styles around. Celebrate National Radler Day by picking up a case o...

9 Must-Know Tips for Attending a Beer Festival

It’s summertime which means beer festival season is here! Before you head out on your beer fest adventure, we’ve compiled a list of things y...

6 Breweries To Get Amazing Sour Beers In Calgary

Sour are beers are a trending topic in the beer industry. Check out these six Calgary breweries that are offering sour beers on their beer m...

9 Brew-tastic Father’s Day Gifts for Your Beer Lovin’ Dad

Get your dad a Father’s Day gift that he’ll really enjoy (and actually use) this year. We’ve taken the work out of gift shopping for you, ch...

7 Toronto Raptors Inspired Beers You Need to Drink for the NBA Finals

The Toronto Raptors are the first ever Canadian team to make it to the NBA Finals and it’s blowing up the internet. Here are seven dinosaur-...

8 Party Bike “Booze Cruises” in Canada You Need to Try Out This Spring/Summer

Party bikes, a.k.a. boozer cruisers, bar-on-wheels-, pedal tour, beer bike, etc., are a fun way to tour around your city and get drunk at th...