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Hard (Alcoholic) Cider – Homebrew Recipe & Steps

If you’re ready to take the plunge into homebrew hard cider, you’ll find everything you need to get started with this cider recipe and ‘how-to’. We’ve included a list of tools you need to buy and instructions on how to make your first batch…

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What are Chili (Chile) Beers?

No matter how you write it, chili, chilli or chile, these beers give a punch of heat which comes from the addition of chili-peppers, habaneros, or jalapeños. This Picante beer style isn’t for the weak of heart (or stomach); so, let’s turn up the heat and learn about the hottest trend to hit craft beer…

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What is an English Bitter?

A bitter is a English or British style pale ale which is popular for it’s slightly bitter but sessionable and mild flavour. In this article we’ll cover the essential information you need to know about bitter beer.

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What is a Kölsch?

A light style German beer, kölsch are popular for their refreshing and crushable flavour. In this article we’ll cover the essential information you need to know about Kolsch beer from origins, flavour, and suggested food pairings.

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You Can Now Order Beer Through SkiptheDishes in Alberta


The future is here. SkiptheDishes just announced their alcohol delivery service in 3 Albertan cities! You can now order beer from your favourite breweries from the comfort of your own home.

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Dropped Your Beer? Research Says Tapping it Won’t Stop the Foam – the Science of Fizz


Sad but true. According to a recent research study, science says that tapping a beer on the top or bottom after a drop or shake, won’t prevent (or reduce) the foam, fizz, or spray…

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You Can Now Get Beer Ramen at These Restaurants in Canada


Beer Ramen took the internet by storm in 2018 and you can now get it in Canada! Check out these Canadian restaurants now serving Ramen Beer.

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15 Best Beer Cities Every Beer Lover Needs to Travel To


Grab your passport, beer-lovers! Here are the 15 best “beer cities” to visit if you’re in need of a beercation!

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11 Canine-Inspired Beers for the Dog Lover


These dog beers are calling all puppy lovers! Get your paws on these brews while you can!

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11 Pride-Inspired Beers to Celebrate the LGBTQ+ Community All Year Long


You can honour Pride at any time of the year, and we want to help with your personal celebration! Here are 11 pride-inspired beers which support and celebrate the LGBTQ+ community!

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VIDEO: Drink A Beer – Luke Bryan (Song & Lyrics)


Like any song about beer, “Drink A Beer” by Luke Bryan deserves a spot on JustBeer! See the lyrics to Drink A Beer – Luke Bryan

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18 Cats of Instagram That Love Beer More Than You

Updated Dec 2019 // Note: We do not endorse or encourage giving cats beer…but a good photo opportunity for Instagram is always encouraged.

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Does Beer Go Bad? How to Prevent a Skunky Beer

Sometimes a bottle of your favourite beer that gets pushed to the back of the pantry and forgotten. It’s sad, but it happens. If you’re thinking “Can I drink old beer?” “Does beer expire?” “What is a skunky beer?”, keep on reading to find out all you need to know about beer gone bad!

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Kingfisher Launches Instant Beer Sachets For Beer Anytime, Anywhere

Kingfisher just announced the release of their Instant Beer Packets and it has got us all thinking, “This is too good to be true.” We know the brewers at Kingfisher are master brewers… But are they also master pranksters?!

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What is Cannabis Beer? – Everything You Need to Know About Cannabis-Infused Beer

Does Cannabis Beer actually get you high? What’s the difference between CBD-infused beer and THC-infused beers? Learn everything you need to know about Cannabis-Infused Beer.

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Fresh Hops vs Wet Hops vs Dry Hops – What’s the Difference?

If you’re an IPA lover, you’ve probably seen the term “Fresh-Hopped” or “Wet-Hopped” on your brew, but what does it mean? Learn the difference between dry-hopped and wet-hopped:

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Growlers vs Crowlers vs Bombers – What’s the Difference?

If you’ve visited your local craft brewery lately, you’ve probably heard the terms “growler”, “crowler” or “howler” – but what are they? Learn about what these are and what is the difference.

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Can I Grow My Own Hops? – A Guide on Growing Hops at Home

Growing hops at home isn’t as hard as it seems, you just need to know where to start! Here are some tips for adding homegrown hops to your homebrew!

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Types of Beer: A Guide & List to Different Styles

There are over 50+ different types of beer and there are even more ways to categorize them—by flavour, by type, by color, by bitterness, by ingredients, etc. In this post we’ll cover a list of the popular beer types and styles and help you better-understand beer beyond ales and lagers.

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India Pale Ale (IPA) vs. Double IPA (DIPA) – What’s the Difference?

Unsure of the differences between a Double / Imperial IPA and a regular IPA? Continue reading to learn what sets these hoppy beer styles apart.

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9 Movies and Craft Beer Pairings for a Rainy Day

With cooler weather on its way, you need to be prepared. Here are 9 of the best craft beer and movie pairings to enjoy on your next cozy mov...

What is Beer?

Beer — It’s your favourite drink, but how much do you actually know about it? What is beer? Who invented beer? How is beer made? Continue re...

6 Things to Do in Calgary, Alberta If You Love Beer

Whether you’re looking for things to do in Calgary with your best friend or looking for some Calgary date ideas, if you and your partner in ...

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. Someti...

10 Reasons You Should Drink Craft Beer

With the craft beer industry increasing rapidly throughout North America and the rest of the world, it is important to know what exactly cra...

6 of the Hoppiest Beers Ever Brewed

Do you consider your self a “hop head”? Then this list is for you! Here are six of the hoppiest beers ever made.